The next time you hit the road to visit one of our National Parks, State Parks or local campgrounds do yourself a favor and create a delicious and simple foil packet meal after your day of exploring and fun. With a little imagination, you can create unique meals with tastyContinue Reading

Today I’m helping you learn how to make three simple and delicious bread recipes. From my No-Knead Overnight Bread to my easy make, no yeast required, Griddle Flat bread and finally the perfect All Purpose Bread Dough. I have all the bases covered for you and a few ways toContinue Reading

A Glass of Bourbon Holds a Story It’s complex, mysterious and one that has quietly developed for years as it sleeps quietly in its barrel waiting for that perfect moment to be awoken, poured into a bottle and enjoyed. That moment when you take a sip and taste all ofContinue Reading

Aromatic, healthy, and delicious. This side dish is perfect to for your next Asian or Indian meal. Flavorful ingredients such as ginger, lime, chili flake, and creamy coconut milk will have you enjoying every silky bite. This recipe is quick and easy to make, long grain jasmine white rice isContinue Reading

Salsa Verde is a richly flavored traditional Mexican green salsa. Slightly tart and earthy this salsa also has a touch of heat. One of the simplest salsas to make at home or on a camp out, you can blend it until it is creamy and smooth or leave it chunkyContinue Reading

Santa Maria Style Barbecue is as iconic in California as the Golden Gate Bridge. A style of cooking full of history and lore. This approach to grilling holds a dominant place in the BBQ culture and a heart in Central Californias food scene. Going back to the days when theContinue Reading

Laissez les bon temps rouler! The famous Cajun credo means, “let the good times roll!” That phrase really encapsulates the spirit of New Orleans, Louisiana, one of North America’s most festive cities. But you don’t have to stroll down Bourbon Street to still capture the essence of America’s most rollickingContinue Reading

I love waking up at the campground and having a morning that’s not scheduled. Making hot coffee in the percolator over the fire is a ritual. The cast iron griddle heating to cook thick cut bacon and my camp Dutch oven about to be filled with the richest baked FrenchContinue Reading

Here are a few things I’ve learned while making foil packet meals. Prep some ingredients ahead of time at home and bring it to the campground with you. These par cooked items will help speed up your cooking time. For meals that have rice, whether its brown or white rice,Continue Reading

Perfect grill marks, rich amber color and full of barbecue smoke flavor. This grilled chicken recipe will become your go-to meal at home or at the campground. Simple ingredients, easy technique, and did I mention rich smoky flavor? Essentially, there are two problems or stumbling blocks with grilled chicken. OverContinue Reading