There’s nothing like waking up on a brisk morning with the smell of bacon frying in a cast iron skillet over a campfire. Well, yes there is…eating it! For many years, cast iron has gotten a bad rap for being toxic and unhealthy. However, I’m here to bust that myth and show you why cooking on cast iron is far from those ficticious lies! Here’s why campers actually prefer cast iron cookware for all of their campfire cooking.
If you’re looking for the best RV dishes for your motorhome or camper, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by the selections on the market. And, because RVs don’t have much space nor can afford extra weight, you’ll need to be conscious in finding dinnerware that is lightweight yet serve their purpose.
Portable grills are one of the most important camping essentials to buy on your RV gear and camping accessories list. But, there’s some things you need to know before bringing out those steaks and burgers to barbecue. Will you choose a propane gas grill or a charcoal grill? Do you want a tabletop grill or a stand alone bbq grill? But, will a portable camping grill even fit in your RV’s storage space?
Who really wants to be tied up inside their RV cooking while everyone else is outside enjoying the outdoors? That’s why you need an outdoor camp kitchen setup so you can be a part of the action too!
RV cooking has it’s own set of challenges because of time, space and weight restraints. But, living in an RV with a tiny kitchen doesn’t mean we sacrifice healthy meals or cost us a pretty penny. So, with a few RV cooking tips and menu planning strategies, you too, can create some amazing meals!
With all this talk of the crazy weather happening all over the country this winter, there’s no better time than now to cook a big ole pot of comfort food. Having lived up in Maine and Massachusetts for many years, this was a dish I often made on cold and snowy days. Sometimes with several different variations, this was our one of our most favorites because it is super easy to make with just a few ingredients. Also known to Nor’easters as Bubbles and Squeak, New England Boiled Dinner will warm and make your tummy so happy, it will sing…literally!!
There’s nothing more euphoric than the smell of bacon and eggs frying in a cast iron pan over a campfire on a cool, crisp Autumn morning. Watching pancakes being poured onto the griddle completes the perfect Norman Rockwell camping scene. But you’re going to need some campfire cooking gear and outdoor grilling tools.
Recently, we dined at a cafe in small town Fort Gibson, Oklahoma. Usually, these quaint eateries have some signature surprise that sets them apart from ‘the usual’ at other cafes and diners. This delicious little concoction of a salad tickled our tongues with a plethora of flavors. This Cucumber Pineapple salad was cool, refreshing; just inviting me to dissect it and recreate it back at our RV.
HEY! Put down that 50million carb candy bar down and look at THIS!!! Doesn’t this organic salad look gorgeous?! Who would think something so fresh, so bright and visually appealing could be so healthy and low carb? How about this colorfully and healthy Low Carb Spinach Caprese Salad?
There is nothing like coming home from the Farmer’s Market with a basket full of fresh vegetables and herbs especially right before Cinco de Mayo! Its one of my favorite times in our RV galley. Like an artist with a new art set, I love to set my palette of beautifully colored fresh ingredients and create a culinary masterpiece. One of them is my Chipotle Lime Pico de Gallo.