How to Make Tender Beef Shish Kebabs Every Time

Have you ever wondered how to make tender beef shish kebabs? I’ll let you in on my secret. Shish kebabs are so much fun to make and eat, but if not done correctly, the meat can be overdone and tough. Ideally, you want the meat to be tender and full of flavor when you cook […]

Cooking the Dutch Oven Way [25 Recipes to Cook Today]

Cooking the Dutch Oven way is the ideal way to cook while camping. I love my Dutch Oven.  In the summer we can cook over an open fire outside.  In the winter I can use it on my wood stove. Or, I can just use it on top of the kitchen stove. A Dutch Oven is […]

Beef Grilling Tips and What Cut to Buy for Best Results

I’m sharing these beef grilling tips so you can get the best results from your outdoor grilling this year. Last week, I went to Kansas and Oklahoma as part of a blogging trip for Certified Angus Beef® Brand. I learned so much about how to cook beef and what cut to buy that I wanted […]

20 Quick Picnic Recipes Because It’s a Beautiful Day for a Picnic

These quick picnic recipes are perfect for our next picnic! Beautiful weather has returned to Vermont. It’s a gorgeous sunny day with blue sky and fluffy white clouds. There’s a very gentle breeze and temps are right around 68F. Humidity is practically non-existent. Summer is here, and I want to celebrate! This post contains affiliate links, and […]

How to Grill the Best Burgers Ever This Year

Every year, my husband tries to grill the best burgers ever. He experiments and tries new things to create the best hamburgers or cheeseburgers we’ve ever had. Every year, he ends up learning a few new tricks to make the burgers even better. Since it’s just about time to get the grill out, I wanted […]

5 Safe Summer BBQ Tips You Need to Know Now

It’s summertime, and I wanted to share these safe summer BBQ tips to make your next cookout a success. My father is the BBQ king of our family. If there is a get together in the summer, you’ll find my father behind the grill. While the meat preparation is all his responsibility, everything else falls […]

How to Grill Pizza and Wow your Kids

This post on how to grill pizza is a sponsored campaign with Glam and General Mills. All opinions are mine and mine alone. In my house, I do 95% of the cooking. It isn’t that my husband doesn’t know how to cook, he does. It’s just that he isn’t as adventurous a cook as I […]

George Forman Evolve Grill Review and Grilling Tips

Today I’m sharing a George Forman Evolve Grill review. I absolutely love to cook but I admit to having no experience whatsoever in grilling. When we grill, Marty generally does it outside on the grill. Since we’re in Vermont, our grilling generally takes place between Memorial Day and Columbus Day. Any other time is really […]