Cabin & Camping Recipes

Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate

Our daughter is in college experiencing life in a dorm right now.  She called the other day to ask if she could bring some friends home for dinner.  They are all tired of eating fast food on campus and are almost out of credit on their meal tickets (the pitfalls of trying to get the
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Apple Crisp Pizza

I love all of the pumpkin goodies that are around this time of year and have already made several loaves of Pumpkin Bread, but truth be told, it is the apple baked goods that make me happiest.  I think mostly because apple desserts usually involve some kind of streusal, caramel, and possibly ice cream on
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Skillet Peach Cobbler

We invited friends to our cabin last weekend, and I wanted to make something special for dessert while they were there.  I love using mini cast iron skillets (I found mine at Cost Plus World Market) for all kinds of things at the cabin from appetizers to breakfast, but this time I thought it would
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Perfect Guacamole

I realized recently that I don’t have a recipe on Cook AZ I Do for guacamole.  Considering how much our family likes guacamole, that just is not acceptable.  I think the reason I haven’t put it on here is most of the time with guacamole I just wing it.  I also have liked it pretty
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Perfect Pancakes

I am so relieved to post this recipe for these pancakes today.  You see, I have a completely irrational fear that I am going to lose this recipe.  And that would be terrible.  Because this is the best recipe for pancakes that I have ever tasted.  I used to think I didn’t like pancakes.  I
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Melt in Your Mouth Cuban Sliders

I don’t know if I’ve ever mentioned before how recipes are chosen for making and reviewing for Cook AZ I Do.  It is a very random scientific and emotional mathematical process how recipes come to be presented on this blog.  So I thought today I would let you know how sporadically carefully and haphazardly logically they
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Gooey Dark Chocolate Brownie Sundaes

There are a few basic recipes that I want to be able to make without having to think about it and search for a recipe every time I make them.  Some of those things are a good pancake recipe, chocolate chip cookie recipe, a recipe for bar-b-q pulled pork, beef tacos, coleslaw, and several others.
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Homemade Vanilla Almond Granola

Recently a friend of ours gave us a quart of honey that he got from his first attempt at raising honey bees.  It is thick and sweet and delicious, and we were excited that he gave us some.  A quart of honey is a lot, though, so I started pondering what I could use it
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