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V is for Venison

Mt Baldy

It’s 10 a.m. and I almost summited the highest peak in the San Gabriel Mountains, and frankly, the highest mountain peak that looks out over the city of angels. (Los Angeles) And I did it the hard way. Mt Baldy’s Ski Lift Trail literally climbs straight up the mountain underneath the rickety ole chairlift that …

A Health Conscientious Pad See Ew with Extra Veggies

This morning I woke up walking like an old cowboy who rode way to many hours the day before. I love my job in the horse racing industry with an unbelievable passion but yesterday at work every step I took up our three-story grandstand made my thighs burn terribly bad. (Oh look, according to my …

Mt Baldy Epic Tale of Intrigue and Bodily Misfunction

  Somethings will always bring me back to that Labor Day weekend on Mt Baldy.   The smell of men’s arm pits.   Throwing up orange slices and a hell of a lot of water.    The way my calves cramped up after the race (All I wanted to do was grab that box of …

Coconut Sweet Potato Fries with Spicy Sugar Dust 

       Hiking Mt Baldy is definitely not something I would recommend when suffering through the Budweiser Flu.         I had plans to hike Mt Baldy this morning with six friends; thank god T cancelled last minute and the trip kind of fell apart.        Yesterday when I purchased Vodka of the Gods (You know the …

Four Cheese Gluten Free Spinach Sun Dried Tomato Stuffed Portabellos

It feels so good not to slip off icy Mt Baldy! Thank god for my cat trax; these babies might have literally saved my life today. My boyfriend I decided to try to conquer Mt Baldy (Also known as Mt San Antonio to the locals) on the windiest day Southern California saw this winter. Above …