Category Archives: Eats & Treats

Family-friendly food for on and off the trail. With a tendency towards peanut- and gluten-free recipes!

Dandelion Cookies: a Herb Fairies Recipe

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Spring is in the air…can you feel it? Do you know what that means? The Herb Fairies Book Club* is open and you can join right now! But first, let’s bake some cookies! In the next few weeks, depending on where you live, you’ll start to notice dandelions popping up all over the place. Don’t pull them or mow them… Read more »

Bummis Reusable Food Pouches Review

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I received these items at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions remain my own.  As a family who spends so much time enjoying the outdoors, it is very important to us to be as green as we can. We are striving to live a more eco-friendly life, make more eco-conscious decisions, and adopt a minimalist lifestyle, but these… Read more »

Dog-Friendly Trail Mix Cookies (Recipe)

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The summer before last, on one of our first day-long hikes at Frontenac Provincial Park, Kirby was driving us CRAZY. He was eating EVERYTHING. Sticks. Leaves. Grass. Dirt. You name it, he tried to eat it. We couldn’t figure it out because other than the odd upset-stomach-grass-nibbling, he doesn’t usually do that. And then it dawned on us: he was… Read more »