Tag Archives: hike

Fennel, Goat Cheese and Pesto Puff Pastry Pizza

I love, love, love my new Merrell Salada boots! These hiking boots are completely comfortable! To be fair, the longest hike I have done in them is a fifteen miler to this point (and in deep snow at that) but they made my feet happy the whole time. I wore them last week hiking up …

Micro Spikes, Ice Ax, Snow Shoes, Bacon Jerky

I don’t give up often. I will finish the rest of that cake. I will walk my cat on a leash ( also known as taking the cat for a drag) I will make my own jerky, pavlova from scratch and Beef Wellington. I will crest thing mountain peak in four feet of snow with …

Sublime Spectacle; A View From San Jacinto

” The View from San Jacinto is the most sublime spectacle to be found anywhere on this earth” ~John Muir From my first ascent (Of many sure to come) of  mighty San Jacinto Mountain last May. At the time this was the tallest mountain I had climbed at 10,834. The entire hike was over fourteen miles …