Aug 24, 2012Fried Green Tomatoes
This statement may cause heart failure in my father, but I love seeing things in my garden grow! When I see red tomatoes start to come on, I can’t help but get butterflies in my stomach. However, being from the South, green tomatoes cause a little flutter of excitement too!
Fried Green Tomatoes are more than just a good movie. They taste great. Something about a slightly acidic, salty,
Aug 22, 2012Hyrum State Park Community Dutch Oven Contest
The delicious aroma of savory food was slowly moving across the Hyrum State Park’s beach area August 15th, when they hosted the 2012 Dutch Oven Cook off. There were 12 or more Dutch oven dishes prepared, and 9 contestants that entered into the contest. The contestants ranged in all different age groups and Dutch oven cooking experience. For some, this was their first contest
Aug 8, 2012Everything's Just "Peachy"
400 pounds of peaches + 5 dedicated canning family members + 9 hours on a Saturday = 152 quarts of homemade delicious canned peaches!
That’s exactly what took place one day last fall with my family. We used some Camp Chef products that year, for the first time for canning, and they all worked GREAT for this big job! We began this day of “fun” at 7 AM by setting up our pr
Aug 7, 2012Pita Bread WW
I’ve been trying to cook more with whole wheat (ie the giant skookie) and searched and searched for a pita bread recipe make with whole grain. I found it! Being made with whole wheat makes it a bit sweeter than traditional, but still really tasty and with a convenient pocket for all my Greek crockpot chicken!
Aug 6, 2012ATV Illustrated features Camp Chef in a "Gear Review"
ATV & SxS Illustrated features Camp Chef’s Butane Single Burner Stove and Outdoor Camp Oven and Grill in their July 2012 issue.
Aug 2, 2012Zucchini "Fries"
I don’t know why this is, but I think I am one of the only people who cannot grow zucchini! It is embarrassing. My yellow striped squash plant is nearly 4 times the size of my poor little zucchini plant. Alas, I am sure I will be able to get a hold of some. Maybe when mine finally grow, everyone else’s will be gone. A girl can dream can’t she?