Walking on a cloud

Walking on a cloud

Have you ever made the mistake of going sightseeing in uncomfortable footwear? If you have—like me—you don’t want to repeat the experience. That’s why I’ve become an instant fan of Naot Footwear. The Israeli company began in 1942 as a one-room workshop on the Kibbutz...
Kurobuta Pork On the Go

Kurobuta Pork On the Go

Great to take camping or to vacation rentals! Family-owned and operated, True Story Foods is bringing Kurobuta Pork to the masses. Until now, Heritage breed pork, traditionally raised for intense flavor in Japan, has primarily been available to chefs. Making the haute...
The Stella Falone Story

The Stella Falone Story

If you are looking for a Father’s Day gift—or a gift for yourself—consider a Stella Falone cutting board, sustainably made and connected to music! Bob Taylor, the co-founder and president of Taylor Guitars, purchased a Crelicam mill in Cameroon (West Africa) where...
Tangy Sauces Made with No Sugar

Tangy Sauces Made with No Sugar

Abe Kamarck, a former Navy helicopter pilot and MBA, was distressed that the ketchup and BBQ sauce his four kids were eating had too much sugar. With the help of pit masters Ryan Mitchell and Ed Mitchell, who were also concerned about hidden sugar in their diets, they...
The Stella Falone Story

Convenient Libations On the Road Trip

On a camping or road trip, you might be the only one who wants a glass of wine or a certain cocktail. You certainly don’t want to bring along multiple glass bottles. That’s where Tussock Jumper Wines and BarBox cocktails come in. Tussock Jumper Wine Single Serves...
Yeti’s new Roadie 24 Hard Cooler

Yeti’s new Roadie 24 Hard Cooler

Unwilling to fly during the pandemic, we’ve done a bunch of road trips in the intermountain west. Wherever we went we packed our food in the large Yeti Tundra Haul Wheeled Cooler ($399.99) But for shorter trips, like a day at a nearby state park, we are pleased...