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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: Anyone recommend two simple, no-cook lunches?
If you go to Costco you can get the Philly foil tubes in a huge box. You can freeze to take - eat in the first 2 days for best results.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Anyone recommend two simple, no-cook lunches?
August 14, 8:01pm

Re: And PS
you SHOULD worry about General Mills owning so many companies. Want to talk about GMO crap? They are behind blocking consumers knowing.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
August 14, 5:07pm

Re: Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
Chris...I was a nut and fruit person until we found out our youngest son is anaphylaxis to all nuts. Yeah, not fun. That means we had to eradicate ALL nut flours out of our diets overnight (I c...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
August 14, 5:06pm

Re: Re: Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
Chris, the ingredients are not overly processed as it goes for "processed foods". If anything, they are different flours and gums - which one would use at home if they made it. Be wary...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
August 14, 2:00pm

Re: Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
Oh man...I love those bars. http://www.trailcooking.com/recipes/cran-mac-caramel-bars

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
August 13, 11:32pm

Re: Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
Ooh, I like! The gluten0free and vegan ones, there are some it looks like my youngest son could eat (nut/pb free as well). The bean flours add a lot of fiber as well. I'd rather eat these ki...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Replace your energy bar with a Cookie!
August 13, 9:47pm

Re: capers on the trail
I have dried them: http://blog.trailcooking.com/2010/08/05/recipe-re-do-smoked-salmon-pasta/ I'd carry them though fresh if you wanted, just pack in brine. You can also find salt packed one...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » capers on the trail
August 13, 9:40pm

Re: Re: #7
I'd say Epi-pens are kind of a need to know thing. One of my hiking partners is anaphylaxis to stings - so he tells me where his meds are. Having used an Epi-pen before, on our youngest, it is ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Search and rescue crews warn about online-based groups
August 13, 9:38pm

Re: #7
7) Didn't take their prescribed medicine. Thought it would be a good time to kick their dependency on bipolar medicine. OMG. WORST TRIP EVER. In 2001, I found out a friend (met in real life)...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Search and rescue crews warn about online-based groups
August 13, 2:17pm

A thanks.....
Kirk and I took the two youngest out on Sunday. It really helped me with some of my fears - since it was high bloom on the trail and lots of buzzy bees out. It was a good hike - At 18 months h...

In Philosophy & Technique » How do I deal with my fear?
August 12, 9:11pm

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