November 2015

Put Down Your Weapons

Davin Michael Stedman is a musician, writer, and television producer that was on assignment in Europe during the Paris attacks. He is publishing a series of stories about his experience his band The Staxx Brothers and Crossing Guide Magazine. His column is called 100 Miles of [...]

November 24, 2015

Horses, Hikes and Cascade Sherpas

When The Crossing Guide editor called me up and said, “I have an assignment for you with Cascade Sherpas. Are you into it?” it didn’t take long to respond. As a lover of all things camping, hiking into Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest and having my gear trekked up by [...]

November 13, 2015

Snoqualmie’s Salish Lodge & Spa: Eerily Amazing

“Now all I need is a bed, a bathroom, a telephone, and sometimes a television in the unlikely event that one day I’ll get a chance to knock off early.” (Special Agent Dale Cooper; Twin Peaks) I’m not ashamed to admit that what originally drew me to the gorgeous [...]

November 5, 2015

Salish Lodge & Spa Apple Butter

  Ingredients: 4 lbs HoneyCrisp Apples 6.5 oz. Honey 1.5 cups Apple Cider 1 tsp. Salt .5 lb sugar Method: Peel, core & cut apples into 1 inch pieces Combine honey, apples, salt & cider into a pot Cook on high with lid ajar until liquid is almost reduced & apples [...]

November 5, 2015