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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: caffeine pills instead of coffee?
Caffeine pills are like gut rot to me. It does the same as cheap truck stop coffee....gut pains an hour later ;-) http://www.trailcooking.com/drinks/mocha-shake/ Shake and drink while ya hike...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » caffeine pills instead of coffee?
May 31, 10:11am

Re: Leopard print tights solution
Lol...I loves me loud hiking clothes. When I met my now husband, he had only seen me in hiking clothes for the first month or so of knowing each other (we met hiking), and I wore bland clothing ...

In GEAR » I have not found a good solution for this problem
May 31, 10:08am

Re: does coconut and coconut oil go rancid?
Yes and no. Never use double dipping in your oil - and for that matter ANY oil or butter. Saliva can make a mess of any food, fast, in temps. As for nuts, yes, they can go rancid. It takes time th...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » does coconut and coconut oil go rancid?
May 28, 10:37pm

Re: Suggestions for homestead-able land locations
Good point if you can cash in, you might want to do it sooner. And being 27, yeah, you have age to help you ;-) There is truly something freeing about owning the land you live on!

In Chaff » Suggestions for homestead-able land locations
May 28, 10:31am

Re: also
Backwoods Home http://www.backwoodshome.com/ (I don't always agree with them....but it does have solid stuff) http://www.permaculture.co.uk/ Our library carries their magazine - very well wr...

In Chaff » Suggestions for homestead-able land locations
May 27, 5:10pm

Re: Suggestions for homestead-able land locations
You would be surprised what you can pull off in an HOA that isn't "new" (they can get more relaxed as the years go by). I practice suburban homesteading in the middle of town, on 1/3 ...

In Chaff » Suggestions for homestead-able land locations
May 27, 2:34pm

Re: Just got laid off and it stinks.
It is just a bump in life :) And be glad you got a severance pkg! You are young, you'll find a new job you love as well - and don't forget to network, it can be everything in finding a new ...

In Chaff » Just got laid off and it stinks.
May 22, 3:06pm

Re: Re: Wheat free menus
I wouldn't exactly call Maltodextrin "food", but hey...each to their own ;-)

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Wheat free menus
May 15, 9:00pm

Re: Wheat free menus
http://www.trailcooking.com/recipe-home/gluten-free/ There you go....

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Wheat free menus
May 13, 9:20am

Gimme My Medal...I deserved it....
I'm a PNW born native. I whine when it hits above 78*. So like an idiot I willingly flew to Florida this past week and sat in 98% humidity and 90+* weather. How the heck do people willingly liv...

In Chaff » Gimme My Medal...I deserved it....
May 11, 11:32pm

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