Month: December 2004

  • Mashed Cauliflower

    For a while, this was the most searched-for recipe on this site. I recently read a copy of the South Beach Diet, and I realized then that this is similar to Agatson’s “Surprise South Beach Mashed ‘Potatoes.’” That’s his low glycemic index substitute for mashed potatoes. 1 large head cauliflower 1/2 C grated parmesan cheese…

  • Quick and Easy Brunswick Stew

    This is a small recipe, just for two people, that I developed for camping. It’s not very sophisticated, and a far cry from the gallons and gallons served by volunteers at the Brunswick, Georgia “Rockin’ Stewbilee.” There’s a secret ingredient that the folks in Brunswick put in their Brunswick Stew. Read my article about the…

  • Rainbow Salad

    Beautiful, and easy to make while camping. I invented this someplace in Wisconsin, I think, based on what was in the food box and the fact that it was too cold to get out of the van. 1 small can corn 1/2 can beets, julienned 1-1/2 C cabbage, diced or grated coarsely 1 small can…

  • Peanut butter and chocolate kisses

    1/2 C butter 1/2 C peanut butter 3/4 C brown sugar 1/4 C sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 1/4 tsp salt 1-3/4 C flour 1 tsp baking soda 48 Hershey’s kisses, unwrapped Preheat oven to 375 F. Beat first 7 ingredients in large bowl until light and fluffy. Add flour and baking soda and…