7 Ways to Make Your July 4th a Blast

This month’s guest post from the Road Trip Teacher reveals a few ways to take you from zero to hero on the Mom-o-meter with just a few ingredients. Head on over to the site to check out America’s #1 Destination Learning Resources. This week’s FREEBIE includes a July 4th Copywork/Study Guide combo pack (print and {Read More…}

5 Days to Planning Your Holiday Dinner in the RV: Dessert

A holiday dinner wouldn’t be complete without the icing on the cake. Just like many other family favorites on the holiday table, the dessert list is no different. We always have coconut cake. The light, spongy texture of the cake and the fluffy sweet icing is the perfect ending to one of my favorite meals {Read More…}

5 Days to Planning Your Holiday Dinner in the RV: Part 4

If you have been following the series this week, you should have a pretty good start to a well-planned holiday dinner for next week. And most of the cooking and baking so far, can be done in a convection (microwave) oven. I snatched my Gram’s recipe for deviled eggs yesterday for a yummy side. Today {Read More…}

5 Days to Planning Your Holiday Dinner in the RV: Part 3

A trip back to my Gram’s recipe box this morning revealed lots of yummy side dishes we have enjoyed over the years for many special and everyday dinners. That’s the thing about my Grammy. Her home-style cooking made every meal special. I wish I had a nickel for every dozen deviled eggs that my Gram {Read More…}

5 Days to Planning Your Holiday Dinner in the RV: Part 2

Savory salads are important to any meal in our rig. Generally, for a big Sunday dinner or a special holiday meal, I like to include a green salad in some form in addition to a fruit or other variation salad. This way, most of my hungry hooligans will eat one or the other. Caesar salads {Read More…}

Pretzel Salad

Print Pretzel Salad Author: Mary Beth Goff Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  10 mins Total time:  40 mins Serves: 10-12   This sweet and salty dessert-y salad is perfect for the holidays with it’s festive red color but it is a great companion dish for anytime of the year. Ingredients 2 C crushed pretzels (sticks) ¾ {Read More…}

Gram’s Apple Salad

Print Gram’s Apple Salad Author: Mary Beth Goff Recipe type: Salad Prep time:  20 mins Total time:  20 mins Serves: 6-8   My gram’s apple salad is a favorite holiday dish but great with any meal during the year Ingredients 3-4 apples, 2 different kinds (I like Honeycrisp & Gala) 1 Granny Smith apple red seedless grapes (about {Read More…}