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Camp cooking for beginners


Camp Cooking for Beginners


Does the idea of using a camp stove make you nervous? Yeah, me too. For some reason, the open flame / tiny propane tank just made me nervous, and like I had no business cooking at my campsite. Ask me to start a campfire …


runner gift guide


Holiday Gift Guide for Runners 2019


As a serious runner myself, I don’t like the idea of gifting apparel because between size, fit, and style, it’s really a personal decision on the runner’s part. It’s annoying to have someone give you gear with the best of intentions, only to realize …





What milk alternative should you try_


What Milk Alternative (or Milk) Should You Try?


Over on Outside, I did a pretty fun investigation into all things milk-related. And I very quickly realized something I’d never noticed before: Milk alternatives are NOT created equal. Some are packed with fat, some are super sugary or carb-laden, some are jammed with …



How to Train Like an Action Movie Character


How to Train Like an Action Movie Character


Confession: I’m a tiny bit obsessed with stuntwomen. In another life, I like to think I would have gotten more athletic (and courageous) as a kid and grown up to become one. So, getting to talk to a woman who did just that for …