Freeze-dried pizza. Seriously, no joke.
Where's my fellow foodies?!
Recently I was craving really good pizza that had a killer tomato sauce and a nice crispy crust. I was out dog training for the entire day and a quick Google search returned zero pizza options. Zero. Nilch. I remember thinking "Are you serious?! How hard is it to find good pizza!!"
But actually, I've found finding good, let alone great, pizza that isn't drowning in grease to be a real struggle. And that's when it hit me. Could pizza be freeze-dried? What if I made a pizza that could be kept in the pantry and taken on the go when I know I'm out for the entire day?
I took the thought one step further.
What if I made a healthy pizza with no processed flour, that is gluten-free and, dare I say it, delicious.
This pizza crams in over 4 servings of vegetables to make you feel full and satisfied. The crust, made mostly of cauliflower, has a nice crunch; when freeze-dried, the pizza becomes more like a pizza flavored toast.
All of Bushka recipes are kitchen-crafted; this means that you truly get well balanced, homemade meals with the benefit of them being completely shelf-stable and portable. My goal is that any busy person, whether you are a backpacker, camper, on the road often, parent, student, teacher, nurse... whatever your busy is, that you can have nourishing meals at a moment's notice.
Let's change the definition of "ready-to-eat" food together.
Here’s something I bet you never thought you’d hear from a doctor, “I’m writing you a prescription for a trip to the park.” Wait, what? Is this the adult version of that recurring daydream from elementary school where recess is the only class of the day and pizza is the only thing served by the lunch ladies? Nope, it’s not a dream, Park Prescriptions are a very real thing that began with a pilot program in San Francisco parks in 2012 and has evolved to include over 100 programs across the United States.
Intuitively, most of us know that being outside is good for our health.
It’s officially romance season for the uninitiated, but we think being outdoors and off the grid with loved ones anytime of the year is inherently romantic. In our modern times, the mere concept of unplugging from our devices and experiencing human connection and a shared tangible experience is a worthy romantic pursuit. This year, let romance abound with thoughtful intention to an outdoor adventure.
To help spice up your next trip, here are 4 rockin’ ideas for romance on your next glamping, camping, or wilderness trip!