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Road Foodie - Pizza with fried egg

Road Foodie: The Egg & I

  I’m in love with eggs. They’re versatile, quick and easy to prepare, and low in calories. You’re probably thinking, “Aren’t eggs full of cholesterol and...
Classic Southern pralines substitute the traditional almonds or hazelnuts with locally grown pecans.

Road Foodie: Pecan Pralines, Please

When summer heats up, nobody wants to bake, but your sweet tooth may still crave a sugary treat. That’s where pecan pralines come in....
Road Foodie - Bar

Road Foodie: Baldwin Saloon and Brussels Sprouts

  I love eating at a place with a sense of history, and the Baldwin Saloon in The Dalles, located in Oregon’s beautiful Columbia River...
At the Hammond’s factory retail store, visitors can buy all types of candies.

Road Foodie: Hammond’s and Holiday Peppermint Bark

  Candy comes to mind at this sweet time of year, and no one does holiday treats better than Hammond’s Candies (www.hammondscandies.com), an old-time candy...
As the weather cools ocean waters, it’s the perfect time for fresh oyster dishes.

Road Foodie: Holiday Baked Oysters

  A Holiday Dish That Might Just Change Your Mind About This Showy Shellfish Before we know it, the holidays will be upon us. Our holiday...
A single artichoke plant will produce several artichokes each season for 5-10 years.

Road Foodie: Grilled Holiday Artichokes

During the holidays, we always make some traditional dishes, but I like to find something to add a new “wow” to the table. This...
At Jake’s Famous Crawfish

Mad for Mudbugs

Mudbug. Crayfish. Mudpup. Crawdaddy. Crawfish. Whatever you call them, those little warm water crustaceans are delicious, relatively inexpensive, easy to cook and make a...
The tamale wrapped in banana leaf is a Veracruz-style tamale. The others are traditional Mexican tamales wrapped in corn husks.

Tamales: The Perfect Portable Food

  While I love to cook in my motorhome, sometimes I just run out of gas (so to speak) and want delicious comfort food without...
flaky crois­sants, is made in-house at Hotel Saskatchewan.

Sampling Regina, Saskatchewan

  Big skies and world class restaurants will highlight a trip to western Canada Winter is a great time to begin travel planning a road trip...

Road Foodie: Potato Lasagna

  Easy, filling and tasty, here's a great recipe for the wrongly maligned tuber The lowly potato, that inexpensive, readily available, and easy-to-store tuber, has gotten...
Joshua Tree National Park

California’s Golden Landscapes

Exploring the deserts, history and wild animals on the “quiet side” of Southern California One thing I like about owning a motorhome and being semi-retired...
Lifeline Battery

Motorhome Battery Systems

Improving 12-volt DC systems using the latest technology can dramatically extend off-grid livability One of the primary benefits of owning a motorhome is the ability...
Odometer

RV Tech Savvy: Odometer Issue

We have a 2007 Holiday Rambler Vacationer diesel. The odometer went from 54,000 to 3,400 on a trip. The odometer continues to work, but...
Headlight, After Soft Scrub

MotorHome Quick Tip: Headlight Lens Restoration

My solution for dull yellow plastic headlight lenses is to use Soft Scrub cleaning liquid rather than an expensive lens-polishing kit. You can see...
Xantrex Charge Controllers

Solar Power for Your Motorhome

Xantrex has added two new lithium-ion compatible solar charge controllers to its energy-management solutions. The new 30A MPPT charge controller ($299) features dual bank...