The RV Chronicles — Cooking under vacuum in the smallest of spaces (Recipe: Crispy Salsa Chicken)

Crispy Salsa Chicken — Roasted crispy outside. Melty inside.

If you happen upon this brief story and you aren’t among my 17 loyal followers, just know that I’ve spent my life in an RV for the past 18 months. My challenge — other than taking a shower, sleeping and finding some ‘me’ space — has been cooking such as I did in my gourmet […]

The RV Chronicles — Eating at 7 with a 2 (Recipe: Italian-style Pot Roast)

Italian-style Pot Roast — From famished to full with little effort

I had a car once — my first car, in fact — a hand-me-down 1973 Datsun 610 station wagon. The ‘Blue Bomb,’ as I called it, was a four-cylinder beast … as in it looked like a beast. Sure, the white vinyl interior was stylish back in the day and the uncontrollable shimmy that occurred […]

The RV Chronicles — Rambling on: A September letter home

Smoked Polish Sausage & Sauerkraut — Simple heartiness

September 3, 2015 Catherine – Seeing you and the boy this past weekend was a shot in the arm for my spirits. I’ve really enjoyed my time with Alexandra here in the Jimmy Rockford, but I think both of us needed a dose of you. It’s been life as usual since you left. I come […]