Monthly Archives: March 2013

Chicken Piccata

Ingredients 2 skinless and boneless chicken breasts, butterflied and then cut in half Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 tbs grated Parmesan cheese All-purpose flour, for dredging 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 5 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1/3 cup … Continue reading

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Oakzanita and Stonewall Peaks – March 24, 2013

Total 10 mile hike first to Oakzanita Peak and then Stonewall Peak with the HPS of the Sierra Club. We had a nice view of Peak 5243 – another peak for the San Diego 100 highest. Stonewall was very cool … Continue reading

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Black Mountain #2 – March 21, 2013

I’ve been to the top of Black Mountain many times but never recorded the date. I chose a longer and more interesting route for this trip where I started from a trailhead on Carmel Mountain Rd at Via Rimini. I … Continue reading

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Cuyamaca and Middle Peaks, March 18, 2013

It was a nice day for this 9 miles traverse hike with the Sierra Club hundred peaks section; sunny and cool. The peaks themselves are not memorable and I found Cuyamaca a little like visiting a junk yard with unsightly … Continue reading

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Corte Madera Mountain – March 10, 2013

This hike is, so far, my favorite in San Diego County. Some had to do with the perfect day, great company and pace but also the scenery with gorgeous Manzanitas, boulders and, of course, the views of Corte Madera itself. … Continue reading

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Very Low Cal Meals

Chicken and Veggie Stew 1 medium Chicken Breast (5 oz, 155 cal) 1 cup Carrots (Peeled and sliced, 52 cal) 1 oz Green Onion (Peeled and sliced, 9 cal) 1 oz Leek (sliced, 17 cal) or 2 oz Fennel 1 … Continue reading

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Mount Israel – February 3, 2013

Lots of pictures for this short 4.5 mile hike with Dom, Bob, Java and me. We saw two beautiful snakes heading up the Del Dios Highland trail. Wild lilacs were in bloom creating gorgeous purple hillsides. There are lots of … Continue reading

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