Monthly Archives: August 2012

3 Day Solo Backpack Trip: Highland Center to Ferncroft – August 22 – 25, 2012

My three day and night adventure involved over 50 miles of walking starting at the AMC Highland Center at Crawford Notch and finishing at Ferncroft in Wonalancet via these trails: Avalon over Mts. Field and Willey, Willey Range, Ethan Pond, … Continue reading

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Lemon Mustard Potato Salad

Ingredients 5 pounds thin-skinned potatoes or new potatoes 1/2 cup lemon juice 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons prepared hot mustard 2 teaspoons salt 1-2 cups chopped onion (to taste) 2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill 1/2 cup capers (more/less … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cream Pie with Whipped Cream

I used 1.5 times the ingredients to make a thicker layer of chocolate and doubled the whipped cream recipe for the same reason when using deeper pie dish. Pie Ingredients: 3/4 cup sugar 1/3 cup cornstarch 2 squares unsweetened baking … Continue reading

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Cannon Mountain – Top Notch Triathlon – August 4, 2012

I surprised myself with a second place finish overall for women. The race started out with the usual fast bike on the road out of Franconia where I gained time by hanging with the front group of guys (thanks to … Continue reading

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