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Pear Cranberrry Pie or tarts

These ingredients make a tasty pie or 8 small tarts for the holidays.  The green and red colors are perfect for the season and the combination of sweet and tart…

Taking a Break at Gamble Rogers

Sharon, Fiona and I have been back from Europe since mid-October, and have been reunited with our Roadtrek since mid-November, but driveway camping gets old in a hurry for us….

Off the Beaten Path in The Smokies

Having been to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park any number of times, and given that it’s the most visited of all our parks, we didn’t expect it to generate…

Sugar Cookies

These sugar cookie will certainly delight your family and friends this holiday season! Ingredients 1 cup butter (I use Kerrygold Irish butter) 3/4 cup sugar 1 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/4…

Pecan Brittle with Brie

An easy and popular appetizer for the holidays! Ingredients 1  3 oz. brie 2  tbsp.  chopped pecans 2 tbsp.  brown sugar 1 1/2 tbsp. brandy Directions Preheat oven to 425…

Off the Beaten Path: Shelburne Falls, Mass.

Boston and Cape Cod certainly have their attractions–think lobster, beaches, history—but Massachusetts doesn’t end at the shore. Head west into the mountains, and there’s a completely different landscape to explore. …

Off the Beaten Path: Mounds Abound in Ohio

Off The Beaten Path: Mounds Abound in Ohio

As Europeans moved westward across the North American continent they found a variety of artifacts left behind by earlier cultures.  Even more have been discovered in recent times.  Think petroglyphs,…

Moist Turkey or Poultry with Stuffing

Thanksgiving will be here soon.  I wanted to share a simple technique that will create a moist  turkey (chicken, Cornish game hem or turkey breast, chicken breast) and great stuffing…

Brining a Turkey or other Poultry

To adapt this recipe for brining in your RV Galley… use a smaller “bird”  a whole chicken, Cornish hen, chicken breast would be perfect.  Decrease the brining liquid by half…

Off The Beaten Path: East Coast Elephant Fun

Once in a while, exploring out-of-the-way places puts us on the path of a much greater adventure – checking out Cincinnati’s painted pigs, Lexington’s painted horses, and Fort Wayne’s painted…

Lemon Bars

Homemade lemon bars taste so good and can be made easily in an 8″ x 8″ casserole dish in the convection oven of your RV.  If you want to make…

Coconut oil Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

These little cookies are amazingly delicious… fragile but so good and No butter, No flour!  I will experiment with these some more and post updates for sure. Makes:  36 teaspoon…

Give a Welcome Center a Chance

I love to travel. Sometimes I do a lot of research and sometimes I wander until I have found what I am looking for, whatever that is. I have been…

Tips: Enjoy Being a Senior

Most of my tips are about “things” to make RVing more pleasurable, but one Roadtreking fan sent a tip not too long ago that is a bit different. It came…

Tortilla Salsa Pork Chops

Pan fry wafer thin pork chops with a Mexican flare! Serves – 4 – 6 Cooking Method:  Stovetop and Convection   Ingredients 6 wafer thin boneless pork cutlets 2 tbsp….