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Off the Beaten Path to the Wisconsin Dells

It seems that every major urban area has a favored natural retreat that draws its residents when it comes to getting away for a while. For Angelinos it’s the beach….

Rice Pilaf

I came up with this tasty side dish as a homemade version of the packaged rice mix… no preservatives! Want more recipes like this? Check out my Leisure Adventure cookbook…

Dog Proofing your RV

We have traveled in our Class B motorhome with 2 to 5 dogs.  They are all ~50 lb. Standard Poodles, so shedding was not a problem, but dirty paws were….

Life on the Mississippi – in Ontario

We have been killing a few days in the Ottawa area, waiting for a service appointment with the local Mercedes dealership, and have been following the Ottawa River downstream and…

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake

When traveling on the road and craving a fresh bakery item to enjoy over the next few days… here is a coffeecake that you can put together in a snap…

How to Test a Battery Isolator

Nearly every motorhome owner will at sometime experience a charging problem with their house battery. Note that even if you have two (or more) house batteries we will use the…

Instant Pot Chicken Chile Verde

No need to heat up your kitchen or RV with this quick, easy Instant Pot recipe… and this is so good. Serve the chile verde over rice or on its…

Greek Yogurt Pie

This creamy Greek yogurt and cream cheese pie tastes so refreshing in the heat of summer.  Adding fresh berries of choice that are in season creates a delicious dessert!  You…

When Plan A Doesn’t Work Out

I have been traveling on Vancouver Island for a month. The last few days have found me on another island, San Juan Island, WA. It has been a good month….

Chimichurri Sauce

This sauce will brighten up the veggie skewer delights or grilled meats during the heat of the summer… and it is not only tasty, it is delicious! Makes 2 cups…

Stuffed Mushrooms

Looking for a delicious side dish or Potluck item, try these stuffed mushrooms! Want more recipes like this?  Check out my Leisure Adventure cookbook at: https://smallkitchenbigflavors.blog/ Serves 6 -8 Note:  To…

Swinging With An Existing Bike Rack

Several travelers (including me) have been searching for a way to open the back doors of their Roadtrek van with a hitch mounted bike rack installed. There have been several…