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A Better Box of Mac & Cheese

Boxed macaroni and cheese makes a memorable camp dinner - for all the wrong reasons. But not all macaroni chee…

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Break(fast)ing Bad

Camping meals have come a long way from the days of beans, bannock, and bacon. And there's no doubt that we …

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A Paddler’s Spice Rack

Well, in my quiet countryside that is usually covered with a white blanket of snow at this time of year, the p…

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Nutty Pasta for the Backcountry

Spaghetti with tomato sauce is familiar camp fare. But it starts to pall after the third night. So Tamia has a…

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The Sweet of the Year

The sun is returning to Canoe Country, and sweet sap will soon be flowing from the sugar maples. Do you think …

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Paddle Camping Food Fails

I will always remember when my friend Patrick, a seasoned paddler who thrives on organizing wonderful day-trip…

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The Essential Vegetable Grater

Of all the camp kitchen essentials, the grater is one of the last tools I would want to leave behind at home w…

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Small Bites for Paddlers

More and more athletes like to eat small meals 5 to 6 times a day for optimal performance. For paddlers, it is…

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The Perfect Pita Pizza

Fancy stuffed pizza in camp? Think it can't be done? Well, think again. Tamia has been spending time in her te…

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