Saturday Morning Sweet Potato Muffin

A couple years ago I was a muffin maniac.  I couldn’t get enough of the breakfast-but-could-also-be-dessert treat.  But last year after spending some time focusing in on nutrition and proper pre and post training meals, I decided that the standard muffin probably doesn’t do the trick.  Sure they are tasty, but most muffins don’t provide…

Butternut Squash Pizza

I’m not the only person who is (butter) nuts for butternut squash.  As my primary recovery activity between training sessions is perusing the internet for new recipe ideas, I’ve noticed that all my favorite food bloggers have prominently featured butternut squash.  The newest discovery is Smitten Kitchen’s butternut squash pancakes with browned butter and crispy…

Rapid City Granola

Being born and raised in Minnesota, going to college out in the East and settling down in Vermont as a part of my professional ski racing team, I never spent much time in the West. In fact, I used to sort of scoff at Westerners…you know, the people who can’t stand enclosed spaces, panic if…