Category Archive: Recipes

Dec 19

Becky Anderson’s Caramels

I love caramels and a good friend gave us her recipe.  We made them last year to give with our neighborhood gifts.  Here is the recipe: 2 pts. corn syrup – Bring to boil Add 4 cups sugar – Keep boiling Add 1 lb butter – Keep boiling Slowly add 1 pt. heavy cream Carmelize …

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Apr 06

Easy Dutch Oven Baked Beans

These are some of my favorite baked beans.  They are easy to make, delicious in a Dutch oven over a fire or on a campstove.  You can also do them at home on your stove. 1 lb. Bacon 4 cans of pork and beans 1 Tbs. mustard 1/4 c. catsup 1 onion, chopped 1/2 c. …

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Nov 22

Brining a Turkey

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! A couple of years ago, someone told me about brining the turkey before you cook it.  We tried it and the results were great!  Everyone likes the moist tender meat it makes.  Here is the recipe and method we used: Honey Turkey Brine 2 1/2 gallons water 3 cups kosher salt 6 Tbsp …

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