Posts Tagged ‘Family Friendly’

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Chili Dogs

— April 12th, 2012

Chili dogs are way better than your typical camping hot dogs on a stick. This chili dog recipe is pretty straightforward, but involves gourmet straightforward ingredients (including beer), which makes all the difference.

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Orange Coconut Macaroons

— March 28th, 2012

Orange Coconut Macaroons are sturdy cookies that have an amazingly bright light flavor. Take them with you on any kind of trip for the perfect snack to pick you up and make you feel great.

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Sweet Potato Tostadas with Chipotle Lime Sour Cream

— March 21st, 2012

Adding sweet potatoes to tostadas is an unusual addition, but it’s delicious! The great thing about this Sweet Potato Tostada with Chipotle Lime Sour Cream Recipe is that you can set out all the ingredients and let everyone make their own.

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Tempeh Hot Wings

— March 7th, 2012

This recipe transforms tempeh into something delicious and familiar. Tempeh hot wings are the perfect appetizer to heat up a cold crisp evening outdoors.

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Tofu “Egg” Salad

— February 22nd, 2012

Tofu “egg” salad is a good recipe to make at home and bring with you on a camping trip or picnic. It is a great vegan alternative to the family favorite egg salad sandwiches.

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Peanut Butter & Jelly Brownie Sandwiches

— February 8th, 2012

One of the most decadent desserts we’ve tried, these Peanut Butter & Jelly Brownie Sandwiches taste great warmed over a campfire. They’re gooey and delicious!

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Indian Spiced Fire Roasted Zucchini

— November 8th, 2011

Nothing like a little heat and spice to warm up a cool night out under the stars. This Indian Spice Fire Roasted Zucchini is fun to make with a group of friends.

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Pumpkin Pancakes

— October 19th, 2011

Pumpkins are not just for carving! Dump that box of pancake mix and try this easy pumpkin pancake recipe – for Fall or Halloween – whatever is your fancy!

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Overnight Steel Cut Oatmeal

— October 12th, 2011

A chewy, nutty, and easy version of the same old same old camping food, oatmeal. Overnight steel cut oatmeal will make it easy to get up and out of bed!

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Chopped Spinach Salad with Ume Vinaigrette

— September 21st, 2011

An easy chopped spinach salad that gets pizzazz from ume plum vinegar and walnuts. A delicious and fresh fall treat.

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Vegan Sausages

— May 27th, 2011

Finally a Vegan Sausage recipe that will do the real thing justice! These Vegan Sausages are seriously delicious and deliver on flavor, texture and satisfaction.

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Caramelized Onion, Lettuce, and Tomato Sandwich

— May 12th, 2011

There’s nothing wrong with a good ol’ BLT, but for those want to pass on the bacon, we present the COLT sandwhich – Caramelized Onion, Lettuce and Tomato Sandwich.

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Natural Dyed Easter Eggs

— April 22nd, 2011

Natural dyed Easter eggs create brilliant colors and are a safer, more sustainable solution this Easter and Earth Day weekend.

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Tortilla Soup

— March 15th, 2011

Tortilla soup is a quick and easy meal to make that is hearty and warming enough for camping. Make tortilla soup on your next backpacking trip.

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Grilled Bananas Foster

— February 2nd, 2011

We fancy up your typical campfire bananas by stuffing them with butter, brown sugar, cinnamon, and a bit of dark rum in this recipe for Grilled Bananas Foster.

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Picnic Pressed Sandwiches

— January 25th, 2011

Sandwiches are convenient outdoor food items, but always get squashed. This pressed sandwich is the answer to the problem because it is meant to be squashed.

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Orange Tofu Stir Fry

— January 12th, 2011

Whether you’re looking to for an Asian-inspired meal or immunity boost, this Orange Tofu Stir Fry is such to hit the spot.

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Peppermint Oreo Dirtballs

— December 24th, 2010

Peppermint Oreo Dirtballs are quick no-bake treat to make for any occasion. Ditch the measuring cups and get your hands dirty making these Dirtballs!

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Backpacking Recipe Formula

— December 16th, 2010

Backpacking recipes should balance speed, ease, and filling nutrition, and using a backpacking recipe formula over one recipe will keep your meals interesting.

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Dried Plum and Caramelized Shallot Stuffing

— November 24th, 2010

A delicious vegetarian Dried Plum and Caramelized Shallot stuffing for your backpacking, car camping, or at-home Thanksgiving needs.

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Campfire Roasted Sweet Potatoes

— November 16th, 2010

Take Thanksgiving outside this year and include this campfire roasted sweet potatoes recipe. It is sweet potato casserole gone wild!

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Caramel Apple Dip

— October 13th, 2010

A homemade easy caramel sauce that is best dipping apples into. Caramel apple dip is the perfect snack to take on a fall outdoors trip, whether picnicking or backpacking.

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Marscapone Cheese and Smoked Salmon Pasta

— October 9th, 2010

A quick and easy pasta recipe with a gourmet twist. Share a bowl of Marscapone Cheese & Smoked Pasta with friends sitting by a crackling campfire.

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Campfire Quesadillas

— September 30th, 2010

Quesadillas are fantastic made over a campfire. Here’s an easy recipe for Campfire Mushroom and Corn Quesadillas, but you can make them with any fillings you like.

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Spiced Tomato Potato Salad

— September 2nd, 2010

A twist on an easy potato salad recipe, we add caramelized onions, tomatoes, and Indian spices, turning an easy picnic recipe into gourmet outdoor cooking.

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Summer Vegetable & Zucchini Slaw

— August 24th, 2010

The Summer Vegetable & Zucchini Slaw is crispy and refreshing. It’s great for lunch, as a side dish or even in a good ol’ hot dog.

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Madyson’s Gourmet Marshmallow Fluffs

— August 19th, 2010

Madyson’s Gourmet Marshmallow Fluffs are fancy marshmallows with chocolate or peanut butter chips inside. Roast them over the campfire and eat them straight off the stick or sandwiched between graham crackers for smores.

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Sweet Creamed Corn

— August 12th, 2010

You can make your own version of creamed corn while camping using fresh sweet summer corn. This is a very easy camping recipe that can be eaten all summer long.

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Zucchini Pasta

— July 6th, 2010

Onions and zucchini cook down to form a deliciously creamy sauce to coat your pasta. Zucchini Pasta is an easy way to use up all the zucchini in your garden.

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— July 2nd, 2010

If you love a savory southern grits breakfast, you should be able to take it camping. Here’s the secret easy camping recipe for the best creamy grits.

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Smores #3: Bacon Wrapped Smores

— June 6th, 2010

Smores wrapped in bacon makes a salty sweet treat for campfire cooking. Bacon wrapped smores taste excellent, though they are definitely different!

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Caramelized Onions & Feta Chickpea Salad

— May 30th, 2010

Keep cool with this summer Caramelized Onion & Feta Chickpea salad. It’s perfect for a picnic or for lunch on a day hike.

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Play and Freeze Ice Cream Ball

— May 20th, 2010

Product review of the Play and Freeze Ice Cream Maker. Have homemade ice cream while you’re camping. Have a ball.

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Secret Weapon Brown Sugar Spice Rub

— May 11th, 2010

This brown sugar spice rub is excellent on any protein or vegetable you’d like to grill. The brown sugar is my secret weapon in my famous brown sugar spice rub.

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Chunky Mango Guacamole

— May 4th, 2010

This Chunky Mango Guacamole dip recipe is perfect for the summer season. Make this Chunky Mango Guacamole dip while camping or for your BBQ parties.

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Skillet Enchiladas

— April 19th, 2010

Skillet enchiladas taste as great as if baked in the oven. Made with chipotles, corn, black beans and tomatillos, skillet enchiladas is truly an easy camping recipe.

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Chipotle Turkey Bacon Sandwich

— April 14th, 2010

No more uninspired sandwiches for lunch! This Chipotle Turkey Bacon sandwich is meal worthy with chipotle peppers, turkey, bacon, avocado and a generous shmear of cream cheese.

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Dutch Oven Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler

— April 8th, 2010

A dutch oven cobbler that is perfect for breakfast or dessert. Made with strawberries, rhubarb, and biscuits, it is an easy camping recipe for a dutch oven.

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Creamy Macaroni and Cheese

— March 21st, 2010

Our Creamy Macaroni and Cheese is so much better than the boxed stuff and it’s almost as easy to make.

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Noodles with Spicy Peanut Sauce

— March 16th, 2010

This is a versatile and quick spicy peanut sauce recipe for noodles, chicken, or rice. It utilizes peanut butter that is usually on hand camping.