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Adventures in High Altitude Baking: Strawberry Shortcake!

Since it’s strawberry season here, I just had to try making strawberry shortcake!  And, since this is Huancayo, we had to make more than a few adjustments to the traditional recipe. 256 more words


Angel Food Cake with Orange Blossom Whipped Cream

It’s hard to believe that a cake with such simple ingredients can be so challenging to bake. Angel food cake already has a bit of a reputation but add high altitude into the mix and it may seem too difficult to attempt. 306 more words

High Altitude

moving forward...

During the “process” mentioned in a previous post I came to realize a few things.

I realized that whenever things don’t go right for me on one side of the sport of running – example: trail running. 167 more words

Trail Running

failure is the only opportunity to begin again...




Here I am. After having a month to process what didn’t happen this summer. Process = hike/run/pace/race whenever and whatever I want. 282 more words

Trail Running

Green Tea (Matcha) Cookies

If you are unfamiliar with matcha, you will most likely recognize its flavor: green tea. Matcha is a powder made from finely ground green tea leaves. 300 more words

High Altitude

Rustic Plum Cake

As the days of summer are coming to a close and autumn is coming nearer, I wanted to test one last summer fruit recipe. This rustic plum cake not only looks beautiful, it is easy to make and goes together quickly in your food processor. 384 more words

High Altitude