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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: cozy thanksgiving
Lol...I have taken scraps of Insul-Bright to do that actually....

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » cozy thanksgiving
November 27, 11:45pm

Elaborate?
I don't think my take on it is elaborate but yeah...others here do overthink it ;-)

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Electrolyte needs and real food
November 20, 5:31pm

Thank you!
Thanks for having included me all these weeks - a lot of you come over and read my stuff :-) Much appreciated!

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Backpacking News: Digest No. 4
November 20, 11:34am

Re: Can anyone help a new self published author out?
Or a bit more helpful would be "Keep writing. It can get better with time." Seriously on that! Years of work teaches a lot for anything - be it writing, photography, and so on. Don't ...

In On the Web » Wanna help a new self published author out?
November 19, 3:24pm

Re: Electrolyte needs and real food
Crackers and chips have a purpose that is easily overlooked: to satisfy that "crunch" craving. So much food for hiking is soft or really chewy. But not crunchy. It also provides easy to u...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Electrolyte needs and real food
November 19, 3:14pm

Re: Can anyone help a new self published author out?
Ahem boys, lets not rag on people for "self-publishing". It isn't some kind of STD these days. It is actually considered kind of normal now. Especially for bloggers. <--------Th...

In On the Web » Wanna help a new self published author out?
November 19, 8:58am

Re: Electrolyte needs and real food
250 calories per hour? Honestly, I don't count. I eat when hungry. I eat before I get the shakes. I don't eat heavy bars while moving - they sit in my stomach like a lead brick (I can ea...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Electrolyte needs and real food
November 19, 8:48am

Re: Re: Electrolyte needs and real food
For me, the key is salty food + potassium + water. It doesn't have to be tater chips (I happen to like them is why). Anything salty that your body can handle is fine. Plus some dried fruit for ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Electrolyte needs and real food
November 18, 7:40pm

Re: Electrolyte needs and real food
I'd have to prop up my eyelids on some of those studies. Boys? Don't be so engineer-y. Don't overthink it. Carry a wide variety of foods and know if meds you take make it so you abso...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Electrolyte needs and real food
November 17, 3:27pm

Re: Anyone instagram
http://instagram.com/sarahkirkconnell Joe, I'll go follow you! *Not all my photos are outdoor - I showcase food, my kids and my suburban homesteading as well :-)

In Chaff » Anyone instagram
November 12, 9:50pm

All Reader Reviews by Sarah Kirkconnell

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Thermarest Prolite 3 Ladies Regular
I have had my Prolite pad for nearly two years now. It is a regular in my backpack. On very cold trips I take my Big Agnes Insulated Aircore, but for most trips the Prolite comes along. My model co...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
December 09, 9:03am

REI Sub Kilo 15* Ladies Regular
In the past year I have become a cold sleeper, and find even in summer I need a warm sleeping bag. I choose the Sub Kilo based on materials, weight, price and REI's incredible return policy. Ov...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 09, 8:56am

GSI Hard Anodized Double Boiler Set
I purchased the Double Boiler set about 1 1/2 years ago. The set comes with a small pot (16 ounces) and a larger pot that holds 1.25 quarts. It also comes with a lid that works on either. It has handl...

In Cookware - Other
December 08, 6:38pm

SnowClaw Backcountry Shovel Racer Backcountry Shovel
I bought the model that has become the "Racer" when they first came to the market, around two or three years ago. We also own a traditional backcountry shovel. Both my husband and me carry a...

In First Aid and Survival Gear & Accessories
December 08, 9:35am

Mountainsmith Ghost
The Ghost made me a fan of panel loaders. My husband and me have a 2002 model (the blue style). It was the pack that got me into going light. I still use the Ghost on certain trips. I like that I can ...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
December 07, 12:22am

Sling-Light Chair w/ body and kneck rest
A friend of mine has one, and I fell in love with it on a trip this year. My husband surprised me with a blue one mid summer. At 5' 4" I can sit down in it very comfortably. My husband, who i...

In Miscellaneous Products
December 06, 9:30pm