Backwoods GranolaAs adapted from t.e.l.l. New England’s 2017 Vol. 14|”Cabin Fever” issue. In november of 2016 I attended a Makers and Gatherers food and prop styling retreat on Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire, with Suzanne Lee of Boston Prop Stylist. It was here that I connected with Jenn Bakos, photographer and co-founder of t.e.l.l. New England. … More Backwoods Granola
Two Octobers ago, our bike trip to Vermont with friends was canceled due to an impending pre-winter storm. A forecast of heavy snow and strong winds was on the horizon, weather that doesn’t often mix well with traditional mountain bikes. As everyone from our bike group decided that they would stay hunkered in at home, … More Stowe-ked
“Paddle, paddle, paddle!” is what I hear coming over my shoulder as I am kneeling in a narrow boat that’s about to either plunge over a small drop, become engulfed in a long wave train or flip to its side spilling us messily into swift water. My job at the bow is to keep paddling … More Paddle Paddle Paddle!
Where Oh Where to begin? As some of you may already know, I have spent the past year and a half living and working off-grid in the mountains of Western Maine for Maine Huts and Trails , a nonprofit backcountry hut and trail system, whose goal is to preserve and conserve this region of Maine through … More Home and Work in the Mountains of Maine
Hello! For those of you who don’t know already, my name is Jess and this right here is the very beginning of a new project that I have decided to embark on. If you are looking for more info on myself, check out my bio here About Jess ! But if you want to know more about what’s … More Beer on the go – Let it begin