Month: March 2018

Adobe Chili Beef Barbacoa

Its week two and I’m still highly addicted to protein bowls. Yes, hello, my name is Amber, the Hungry Mountaineer, climber of mountains, inhaler of goat cheese, and I’m crazy for a healthy veggie filled protein bowl of goodness. Do you like healthy, easy breakfasts, lunches and dinners chock full of brown rice, black beans, avocado, …

Gluten Free Almond Butter Brownies

Let me make one thing clear. I hike up mountains so I can eat brownies. And also because I love nature and mountains and okay maybe this little ding dong. When you live in a sunny southern California resort town snow days are few and far between. I don’t think I’m the only Big Bear, …

The Hungry Mountaineer’s Favorite St Patrick’s Day Healthy Snacks

It’s St Patrick’s Day and that has everyone asking the question, just how Irish am I? Our families heritage is not Irish at all but somehow my dad has a red beard and both my brothers have red hair. Yet we are not Irish. I was over at my parents house recently and my dad …

Bienvenido to a Baja California Adventure!

It’s February twenty-second and Baja California has welcomed me with open arms on this winters day. While most of this nation is in a deep frost I enjoyed an amazing beach view complete with the dolphins frolicking and seagulls serenading me while sipping on my coffee this morning. Las Gaviotas, our beach villa of choice …

V is for Venison.. Part 2

Mt Baldy

Two days ago I was standing so close to the summit of Mt Baldy joking about venison. Man do I love me some venison. Throw it in a curry, slap it in a protein burger. Bambi’s may be cute but they are also delicious. Until they destroy your car. But jokes aside there is nothing funny …