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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...
Bayfield is well-known for its easy access to Apostle Islands National Lakeshore on Lake Superior.

Lake Superior Chowder

For many of us, March can be a cold, blustery month and there’s no better way to warm up than a rich, thick chowder...
Cinnamon Roll with frosting on plate

On a Roll

  When cinnamon, sugar and butter come together in a breakfast pastry, it’s heavenly.   And when I’m traveling in my motorhome, it’s always worth a...
Road Foodie - Tomatoes Photo

Road Foodie: Tomato Time

  One of my favorite things about summer is homegrown tomatoes, especially super-sweet cherry tomatoes. Homegrown tomatoes really taste different – sweeter, with more vibrant,...
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...

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...
Island Creek Oyster Bar

Oyster-licious

You either love them or hate them. Oysters. Those gnarly-shelled bivalves generate strong reactions, from devotees waxing poetic about the best varieties to those...
Pumpkins

Road Foodie: Passionate for Pumpkins

  Pumpkins may be the Charlie Brown of vegetables. They’re largely ignored all year, until October or November. Then we carve them, smash them or...
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...
This youngster enjoys trying her first fresh cranberry.

Road Foodie: Celebrate Cranberries

The fruit most associated with the winter holiday season is the cranberry. We eat cranberries jellied or fresh and whole as a tangy side...
Disconnecting a dinghy vehicle's battery

Make Your Own Dinghy Towing Checklist

Get ready for worry-free dinghy towing by creating your own preflight checklist. Pilots complete a preflight checklist before each takeoff to ensure that all equipment...
Class C Newmar towing Jeep dinghy vehicle

Our Favorite Dinghy Towables

SUVs and pickups dominate this year’s new flat-towable vehicles and, for the very first time ever, we pick our favorite dinghy towables! Quite apart from...
Branson Missouri Camping

Celebrate Summer in Branson

Enjoy the Great Outdoors and family entertainment in Branson, Missouri Thinking about a weekend getaway or a weeklong vacation that offers something for everyone in...
Fuel Pump Handle

Don’t Let Your Motorhome Sit Too Long

Products designed to help prevent fuel system problems in a motorhome that's been in storage The current crisis has forced us to change many aspects...
Dometic Deluxe SlideTopper Extended

Protect Your Slideouts with Slidetoppers

Shield your motorhome's slideouts from leaves, animals and rain with Slidetoppers from Dometic. While camping in the great outdoors, it’s easy for your motorhome's roof...