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DIY Solar Cookers to make

DIY Solar Cookers

Here are some DIY solar cookers that are easy to make and easy on the budget.There are many benefits to solar cooking. Reducing electric bills; assurance that we can feed our family if the grid goes down; protecting the environment;  and living a green and sustainable lifestyle are a few of those benefits . Third […]

Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Gluten Free Chocolate Zucchini Brownies

Brownies are a favorite snack at our house, and maybe yours too. Brownies are an easy dessert to make in a solar oven. But when someone — in this case, Mr. B — develops a food allergy, many of the traditional favorites can no longer be enjoyed. Sometimes mild, sometimes life threatening, always inconvenient, food […]

Beer can chicken recipe

Beer Can Chicken

Delicious rotisserie chicken, often called Beer Can Chicken, can be made right on your barbeque grill, or in a smoker, oven, or solar oven. When we first started making chicken this way, nearly 20 years ago, a can was essential to the cooking process.  The can is used to support the chicken in an upright […]

Del Foods Al Pastor Street Tacos

Del Real Foods

Del Real Foods markets a line of Mexican food that includes everything from street tacos and tamales to refried beans and rice.  I was sent a sample box to try. Del Real Foods are fully cooked and ready to just heat up and eat. I decided to try the Al Pastor Street Tacos. The package gives […]