Slaving away in the kitchen for the holidays is a tradition most of us can do without. Kick off a new custom with our recipes for RVing holiday dinners.
Fall has arrived, which means campfires are allowed again on most public lands and campgrounds after being banned over the hot dry summer. Man has been cooking over a campfire since he first discovered how to create fire. Most every RVer has enjoyed roasting marshmallows or hot dogs on a stick over a fire, but […]
Cooking while camping can seem like a daunting task. Problems like food storage, time management, and limited counter space can make having home-cooked meals seem impractical. Even with access to electricity, you might be tempted to skip the wholesome meals and head to a fast food restaurant. On the other hand, it’s important to remain happy and healthy […]
Cooking meals at your campsite is a time where you can break away from the norm and try great meals. It`s not always convenient to bring along a large grill but we reviewed, tested and cooked with three ideal products that are easy on space with great results.
Anyone can be a great chef with the magic of campfire flame. The “Pie Iron Recipes” cookbook can turn your outdoor meals into masterpieces.
When I think back, there are only a handful of home-cooked meals that I remember from my childhood. Don’t get me wrong, there was plenty of delicious food over the years—usually made by the loving hands of my dear Granny—but only a few of those dishes were worthy of being committed to long-term memory. Granny’s […]
The first version of this month’s column never saw the light of day. You see, I was going to follow the trends and make October the official Pumpkin Spiced Great Plates Month. Unfortunately, I struggled greatly while writing that version because I have a confession to make: I don’t like pumpkin spice…anything. To be fair, […]
Late this month the long, hot summer will give way to fall, and I for one will be happy to see it arrive. To help you get ready for those nights when you need a sweater for your evening stroll, we are going to dive into two comfort food favorites: lentils and chicken soup. Both […]
Is there anything from the summer garden as beloved as the tomato? There is nothing I love more from my garden, and August is the peak of flavor and freshness. This is the time of year when devoted gardeners are often found in the kitchen, lovingly cleaning and processing bushels of homegrown produce to preserve […]
Summer is here, and home gardens and farmers markets alike are flush with the vibrant colors and robust flavors of fresh onions, tomatoes, peppers and herbs. There are so many fresh food options during these months that I’m half-tempted to argue with crooner Andy Williams that summer is, in fact, the most wonderful time of […]
Get-togethers are the high point of spring and summer. It just doesn’t get any better than a day in the sun with friends, family and paper plates loaded with delicious home cooked food. This month we’re going to make some of my favorite picnic and potluck recipes to get you ready for your next cookout. […]