There is a lot to be said for there Sound of Silence! While this was one of my favorite songs back in the 70's, it is also my favorite time of day. Early morning, still dark, not a car moving, not a bird chirping, not even a cricket squeaking. Just silence. A perfect time for… Continue reading Be Still
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Okay, we have now tried 2 ways, and neither worked very well. First we tried cooking it over the open fire in the husk. I rolled back the husk, coated it with olive oil, and rolled the husk back up as well as I could. Then we put it around the fire. It started out… Continue reading Corn on the cob
So, I was walking by one of the campsites last night, and noticed a kettle on the grate over the fire. I asked if they were making stew. She turned and said, "NO - baked potatoes". Now I have tried baked potatoes in an open fire - not easy to get just right. But putting… Continue reading Baking Potatoes
The 4th of July weekend brought a flurry of activity t the campground, and some hot humid weather along with it. Temps were in the mid-90's with heat indexes around 100. At least there was a breeze most of the time. Our campground was 3/4 full, and I have a chance to talk to just… Continue reading Cooling Down