Whole30 Backpacking Breakfast: Fruit Leather Trail Smoothies

In preparation to our trip to Big Bend National Park, the dehydrator was running at a near continuous clip. Since the last time we went backpacking, my diet has changed  significantly with Whole30 and other changes that I have made. For example, I eat breakfast fairly late, and I more or less only eat two…

The December Happenings included hauling and moving a lot more compost and mulch for the kill mulch in the side yard.

December Happenings & Exciting News

Thank y’all for being wonderful readers and for bearing with me as I migrated to Honeyed Homestead from Casula Mellita. I felt that the time was nigh for making some changes to the site, and I hope you like the new layout and formatting. Because December has catapulted by as quick as quick can be,…

The 2016 Big Bend Reading List: Books to Read and Books to Avoid

One of my favorite things to bring on a backpacking trek is my kindle. Sure, it’s heavy, but it’s lighter and more compact than toting several paperback books around. When I’m on vacation, especially a backpacking vacation, I’m a voracious reader. On our trip to Big Bend, I read several books that I thought I…