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Sarah Kirkconnell (sarbar) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale In the shadow of Mt. Rainier
About Me Love to hike, backpack, snowshoe, cook and 4 wheel. If it is outdoors, I am happy! Love hiking most, preferably with a light pack and a sunny alpine meadow ahead of me.
My husband and I run www.freezerbagcooking.com / www.trailcooking.com and our frequently updated blog at www.blog.trailcooking.com as well as my personal blog www.gazingin.com
We are the authors of 3 outdoor cookbooks and the people behind FBC.
CityKing County
StateWA
CountryUS
My Website URLhttp://www.trailcooking.com

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All Forum Posts by Sarah Kirkconnell

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Re: Re: Re: Gluten Free - Might Not Matter
You'd be surprised how many people think allergies are all made up. Hell, I fight with relatives over this with my son - who will not understand why I get mad when they walk into my house with ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Gluten Free - Might Not Matter
September 02, 5:28pm

Re: Gluten Free - Might Not Matter
37 people in a study? Yeesh. Way too low. Anyhow, my youngest son has severe allergies (yes boys, they are PROVEN allergies by a real bonafide physician, not a holistic practitioner). One of his...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Gluten Free - Might Not Matter
September 02, 12:42pm

Re:Taters
I'll admit it...while I like a lot cold, I just can't do the mashed taters. Weird I know ;-)

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » No cook meals and advice
August 28, 9:35am

Re: More ideas
http://www.trailcooking.com/lunch/herbed-tomato-couscous-salad/ Also, ramen can be soaked in cold water for 20 to 30 minutes, drained and tossed with ranch dressing for a "pasta salad"...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » No cook meals and advice
August 25, 8:40am

Re: brainless steam baking
Silly Feet? Yep, they were what worked great for us years back! Still have my set, they work well to this day. http://www.trailcooking.com/fauxbaker/faux-baker-part-4/ http://www.trailcooking.com...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » brainless steam baking
August 24, 9:16pm

Couscous
Follow directions for couscous. It is best with 20 to 30 minutes soak time.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » No cook meals and advice
August 24, 9:06pm

Re: Re: looking for titanium pot
Well......just make sure you know WHERE your Ti pots come from, where did the Ti get sourced from? Not all is equal. HAA is fine - but common sense also comes into play: Don't use metal uten...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » looking for titanium pot
August 19, 11:06pm

Re: Re: Re: PaleoMealsToGo
What I liked was that they were not salt bombs. The sea salt packet is a nice touch.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Paleo Recipes made with a Dehydrator?
August 19, 11:02pm

Re: Re: Repackaging food - how far ahea
Mason jars are glass. Unlike bags, they don't breathe. Second, yes, kids, you can seal mason jars with a Food Vac! http://www.foodsaver.com/accessories-and-parts/jar-sealers/ They are made for...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Repackaging food - how far ahead?
August 18, 10:24am

Re: Repackaging food - how far ahead?
It depends on what you are packing and where you live - and how you pack the foods. If it is freeze dried, your best bet is to pack it into food vac bags and seal, then you have 6 months to a ye...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Repackaging food - how far ahead?
August 18, 8:47am

All Reader Reviews by Sarah Kirkconnell

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Maruchan Ramen
I use the noodles as a base. If you use them as "instant pasta" you will have fast and easy meals. I take the ramen block and 1/4 cup of freeze dried vegetables, then cover with boiling wate...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
September 08, 8:56am

Guyot Designs Firefly
I picked up a Firefly a couple weeks ago on a whim. I figured it would be a fun toy, and maybe make the one Lexan bottle I carry a bit more multi purpose. I tried it out recently. (it was used on a s...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
March 18, 10:16pm

Luna Bars Sunrise
As noted, I am not a fan normally of "energy bars". But, Sunrise Luna Bars are very, very good! Aimed at women, and designed for breakfast, they are good anytime of the day. They are ...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
March 10, 11:25pm

Jocalat bars (by Larabar) Chocolate
Recently I was sent an entire box of Larabars from the company, with every flavor in it. It had in it all the JOCALAT bars also. I love Larabars already, and the JOCALAT ones? Even more. The coffee fl...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
March 07, 4:59pm

Garmin Foretrex 201
My husband bought me one for this years Christmas. I wondered how much I would like or hate it. After having around a month to play with it, I can say I love it! It took me awhile to figure out...

In Navigation Gear & Accessories
January 20, 9:02am

Laura's Wholesome Junk Food All Flavors
I found http://www.lauraswholesomejunkfood.com/ at a local organic grocery in my town, and fell in love with them. They come in 7 ounce tubs, with a long shelf life. They can be easily repackaged ...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
January 09, 10:46pm

Fantastic Foods Instant Black and Brown Beans
I have been using FF's instant beans for at least 10 years now. A box stretches out and makes a couple meals on the trail. For use in burritos, bean dips and soups/chowders they are great. The ...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
January 07, 10:10pm

Just Tomatoes Just Veggies
You can find the Just Tomato line at most REI's, in natural food stores and online, thru their website, www.justtomatoes.com. My favorite product by them is their Just Veggies blend. It comes i...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
January 07, 10:04pm

Kelty Illusion, Women's
I bought my Illusion when it came out, in 2004. For the most part, it is my winter and hauler pack when I need space. The pack is 3500 ci, and weighs in at the advertised weight of 3 lbs 6 ounces....

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
January 07, 9:00pm

Mountain Safety Research (MSR)
MSR's customer service, along with their parent company, Cascade Designs, has fantastic customer service. They warrantied a Sweetwater filter that started blowing water out of the side (the one th...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 13, 10:42pm