Soothing Calendula and Greek Yogurt Mask

I use this mask to soothe and soften my skin, especially after a day hiking in the sun. It’s particularly effective to even out my skin tone. Calendula is known to help heal your skin, so it makes for the perfect beauty treatment! Our skin protects us from outside forces. It faces the challenges of humidity, sun, dirt, and so … Read More

Ginger Miso Dressing with a Green Salad

The first time I had Ginger Miso Dressing, I was hooked! I knew from the first taste, that I would need to come up with a recipe so I could have it all – the – time. There is a great health food store in Missoula, Montana that makes a really good one, and it’s that flavor that I had … Read More

Granite Park Chalet

The Granite Park Chalet hike starts from the loop and climbs upwards to the chalet. From there you can 'base camp' and do all sorts of hikes. Swiftcurrent Lookout is a popular day hike from the chalet as well as the Grinnell Glacier Overlook. The views are what I'd call mild on this hike, but they do get better when ... Read More

Peanut Butter Cookies with Chocolate Fudge Frosting

A few months ago, I was lucky enough to receive a treasure trove of recipes. My aunt gave me a recipe box that has been traveling around Montana, from family to family for the better part of the last hundred years! When I found the recipe card titled Unbelievable Cookies, I knew I would try them first! They're just 3 ... Read More

Chocolate Fudge Frosting

Buttercream is the king of frostings, and there's nothing quite like it! It's that silky texture that I had in mind when I created this recipe. The avocados make an amazingly smooth frosting that's not too sweet. As a bonus it gives you a boost of healthy fats and vitamins. Not something you can say for just any frosting. Now, ... Read More