Month: May 2015

Greek Yogurt with Date Tamarind Chutney

“Trekking poles are for walking and not fetching!” Just one of the things I may or may not have hollered at Carly on our nature walk this morning. I may be disabled and mostly out of commission as far as the working out goes but that doesn’t mean Carly gets to be a couch potato.  If …

Buffalo Style Turkey Jerky with Buttermilk Blue Cheese Dip

“Who wants to go camping in Bakersfield?!” I must have really amazing and devoted friends.  I was planning this camping trip around our farm tour  in Kingsburg up north.  Camping in Cow Town, ahem, I mean Bakersfield, was one of the few options and yet I still I had all kinds of friends who were interested in going! So …

Carrot Coconut Date Protein Bars

It felt like a normal run of the mill Thursday. So I decided to take Carly for a walk. In a blizzard. Five miles down a deserted dirt road I had never explored before. Obviously Mary would join me on this adventure with her adorable Lhasa Apso who hates the snow, Charlie. Charlie has no idea her …