Tips for Grilling Vegetables

Summer is a great time for grilling and eating light. We could all stand to get more fruits and veggies into our diets, and grilling fruits and veggies is a great way to do it! Grilling them tends to intensify their flavors. As the fire from the grill draws out the moisture from the fruits…

Open Fire Cooking Outdoors

Summertime is a great time for bonfires, whether you are camping in the wilderness or hanging out with friends and family around a fire pit in your back yard. It’s even more fun when you can cook your dinner over the open fire! Tin Foil Dinner (“Hobo Dinner”) An old favorite method for cooking over…

Cold-Brewed Iced Coffee and Its Benefits

Cold-brewed coffee was made popular by the Toddy system in the 1960s, and has been enjoying resurgence of late. The Toddy system was invented in 1964 by Todd Simpson, a chemical engineering graduate of Cornell University. According to the Toddy company, cold-brewed coffee made using regular coffee beans results in coffee that has 67 percent…