Monthly Archives: January 2013

Carter Dome, January 26, 2013

Hiking during a deep freeze presents challenges! Our group of 5 started out from the 19 Mile Brook Trail with a temperature of -4 degrees in the parking lot. Colder temperatures but low wind greeted us during the climb to … Continue reading

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Vermont Ski Trip – Mim and Roger’s Group

Bob and I had such a wonderful time with this group of 13 friends who have been skiing and vacationing together for decades. We were generously welcomed. I spent the 2 days skiing; one day at Wild Wings Touring Center … Continue reading

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Mount Pemigewasset – Jan 21, 2013

Twelve hikers joined in on this short but nice hike. The temps were in the cool teens but no wind and gorgeous blue skies and sunshine made for a less chilling hike. It was a little breezy at the top … Continue reading

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AMC Winter School – Jan 18 – 20, 2013

Yet another fun and informative Appalachian Mountain Club New Hampshire Chapter Winter School weekend at Cardigan Lodge. The workshop I participated in was Advanced Winter Travel with a focus on crampon training along with a brief talk about ice axe … Continue reading

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Sicilian Cauliflower and Black Olive Gratin

1 generous head green or white cauliflower (2 to 2 1/2 pounds) Salt 1 large onion, chopped 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 16+ black olives, pitted and cut in half (use Trader Joes Black Kalamata) … Continue reading

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