Food Finds · Trail Cooking

Meal Reviews: North Idaho Snackables

Awhile back a friend of mine from my previous town connected me to a small company run by a friend of hers, who she had met after moving to Idaho in the last year. I love connections like this as you find things you wouldn't normally come across. North Idaho Snackables is run by a… Continue reading Meal Reviews: North Idaho Snackables

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Food Find: Ruvi Smoothies

If you are on Facebook or Instagram, you are sure to have seen ads for freeze-dried smoothies. There are 2 companies in the market pushing it, Ruvi and Kencko. I was doing research on both companies and was going to do a comparison of the two. However, Kencko doesn't sell a trial or starter kit,… Continue reading Food Find: Ruvi Smoothies

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Thrive Freeze-Dried December Specials

Every month Thrive Life offers a 'delivery pack' at a good discount off of retail prices (often 30%). The packs are a way to affordably buy more freeze-dried goods for your hiker pantry. Or your prep shelter. Either or both 😉 And hey, Winter is nearly here. Where we live, on an island, we have… Continue reading Thrive Freeze-Dried December Specials

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Commercial Meal Review: Polenta with Pork Sausage

Our youngest loves polenta with a passion. Not a normal meal for the Pacific Northwest, and not one many children here are exposed to, however he got hooked a few years ago on it. He was digging thru the container of commercial meals that need to be reviewed and spied a bag of Packit Gourmet's… Continue reading Commercial Meal Review: Polenta with Pork Sausage

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Meal Reviews: 2 From Next Mile Meals

Two beef meals from Next Mile Meals, a brand that sells in the tiny niche for Keto followers (and happen to be gluten-free as well). Their line of freeze-dried meals is easy to prep, just requiring boiling water. Although I do recommend letting the meals sit for 15 minutes after adding the water, instead of… Continue reading Meal Reviews: 2 From Next Mile Meals