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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: earliest strawberry season ever
Jerry, it is the type of berry they grow. They were bred for durability. And longevity. Local berries are not. Hence why they taste a lot better.

In Chaff » The Carbon Flame War
May 01, 10:53am

Re: Oil
Can you get the olive oil packets? They are very strong, and don't leak - and are pre-sized for a meal :-)

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Couscous + Parmesan cheese = enough for end of day?
April 29, 9:26am

Re: Should I or shouldn't I ?
Go where the RV folk go and sidle up to them. A lot of times it is a local Wal-Mart, so poke around online and search for those doing the permanent RV living.

In Chaff » Should I or shouldn't I ?
April 28, 1:33pm

Re: Re: Re: Couscous + Parmesan cheese = enough for end of day?
OK: the Israeli style pearl couscous isn't precooked. Tiny couscous is.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Couscous + Parmesan cheese = enough for end of day?
April 27, 6:59pm

Re: Couscous + Parmesan cheese = enough for end of day?
Couscous doesn't need to be cooked. It is precooked! Anyhow, you can put it in a freezer bag, cover with water and let sit for 10 minutes, fluff up. Now then. Couscous is unsalted pasta. ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Couscous + Parmesan cheese = enough for end of day?
April 27, 4:15pm

Re: Should I or shouldn't I ?
Get those cupboards installed on one side - and a mini frig. I can lay in bed, watching TV and reach over for a jar of pickled orange beets. Yuuummmmmmm!

In Chaff » Should I or shouldn't I ?
April 26, 8:49am

Re: Should I or shouldn't I ?
So once my kids grow up, I am sooo going to hack up my Town & Country Limited into a pimped out ride ;-) Btw, the T&C has the Stow n' Go seats, the middle row of 2 captain chairs fo...

In Chaff » Should I or shouldn't I ?
April 25, 10:09pm

Re: Re: powdered breakfast mix options
If you are just doing drinks, you can make them in a bottle - or even in a sandwich bag. Add water, seal and shake.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » powdered breakfast mix options
April 23, 9:24am

Re: Nutritional composition
Too much fat? No Not enough carbs? No A severe lack of fruits and veggies? Yep. Yes. You know there is like almost none. Get some dried fruit in there for potassium :-P And fiber.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Nutritional composition
April 23, 9:23am

Re: And some of us actually like to enjoy our meals
;-)

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » After a long day on the trail - "Got Milk"?
April 21, 9:02am

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