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An international menu in your pack

By Casey Adams on 11/29/12 1:02 AM

No matter where your hiking boots take you, you can enjoy the foods of the world over a Whisperlite Stove. This version of the Indian dish saag paneer replaces the paneer with tofu, but a white cheese instead of tofu would be a great option as well. The
Mexican cheese, queso fresco, is a great replacement for paneer.

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Topics: backcountry cooking, NOLS, menu, hiking, cheese, recipe, National Outdoor Leadership School, cooking, India, easy recipe, Backpacking, adventure, Whisperlite, international, Educators Notebook, saag, stove

Reena Dharmshaktu - First Indian Woman to Ski to South Pole

By William Roth on 1/12/10 7:41 AM

When Reena isn't teaching students on NOLS courses in the Himalayas, she is achieving other fantastic dreams, like becoming the first Indian woman to ski to the South Pole.

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Topics: South Pole, NOLS, Himalaya, India, woman, ski, Live the Dream, expedition