Outdoors | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com Greater Pasadena's Free News and Entertainment Weekly Fri, 17 Aug 2018 20:56:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 https://i1.wp.com/www.pasadenaweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/cropped-jgpw-512-px-copy.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Outdoors | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com 32 32 136211528 Multipurpose aluminum containers could save your life in the wilderness https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/07/26/multipurpose-aluminum-containers-could-save-your-life-in-the-wilderness/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/07/26/multipurpose-aluminum-containers-could-save-your-life-in-the-wilderness/#respond Thu, 26 Jul 2018 13:00:12 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=105212 We’ve all walked in the pristine wilderness and suddenly seen that someone threw their beer or soft drink beer cans on the ground.  Of course, one should never litter. If you packed it in, pack it out. But an aluminum can is one of those multipurpose objects that can literally save lives. With a bit […]

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Learn to recognize and use wild quinoa https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/07/06/learn-recognize-use-wild-quinoa/ Thu, 06 Jul 2017 13:00:18 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=95767 These days, everyone wants to eat the hip “new” nutritional foods: kale, chia, quinoa and many others that are found in the latest chef’s restaurant where all the beautiful people go.  Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa) is a seed that has been used for centuries in Mexico and South America, and it’s a great food. The seeds and […]

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Nettles are some the most underrated — and tastiest — wild greens out there https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2017/05/11/nettles-underrated-tastiest-wild-greens/ Thu, 11 May 2017 13:07:11 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=94199 During this time of the year, I often experience an allergic reaction when I’ve been around trees and plants that produce lots of pollen and cottony-fluff, like willows, cottonwoods, oaks and cattail.  I’ve tried numerous remedies over the years to combat the allergy, but all with limited success.  But finally, one of the natural remedies […]

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Home Grown Solutions https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2016/04/21/home-grown-solutions/ Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2016/4/21/home-grown-solutions Huntington landscape designer offers 12 ways to create a more sustainable garden

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Valley of Life https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2016/03/24/valley-of-life/ Thu, 24 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2016/3/24/valley-of-life Time stands still as Death Valley comes alive

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The World Awaits https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2016/02/11/the-world-awaits/ Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2016/2/11/the-world-awaits Passes for seniors and fourth-graders open doors to our National Parks

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The Real Agenda https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2016/01/07/the-real-agenda/ Wed, 06 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2016/1/7/the-real-agenda Why do the Stewards of Public Land want to get rid of the historic Pasadena Archery Range?

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The Delicious Loquat https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2015/07/23/the-delicious-loquat/ Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2015/7/23/the-delicious-loquat The hearty and ubiquitous urban fruit is good raw and in jams and jellies

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People are What They Hide https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2015/06/18/people-are-what-they-hide/ Wed, 17 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2015/6/18/people-are-what-they-hide What do clothes really say about the humans they cover?

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Bitter Relief https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2015/04/16/bitter-relief/ Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 http://pw.rutherstone.net/2015/4/16/bitter-relief Getting to know the medicinal qualities of the ubiquitous horehound plant

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