Category Archives: Kitchen

Cooking in Wind

I thought I was done with the hints for truck camping, but encountered gusty, swirling, strong winds in New Mexico. The shelter had no wind block. Cooking in the wind was driving me crazy until I pulled out the runner … Continue reading

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Truck Camper Hints for Easy Living

A truck camper kitchen  Fry pans and accessories: A cast iron pan, a light weight fry pan (which doubles as a cover for the cast iron pan), a spatula, a flame spreader. After 1 year this is the fry pan section of … Continue reading

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New Mexico Truck Camping Hints

Every day I am learning more about this truck camping. At times I have yearned for a cooler , but have found that an icy stream works pretty darn well. (When you have one!) The bug screen that Susan helped me construct … Continue reading

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Three Rivers and Hints

I was surprised by the amount of petroglyphs in the Three Rivers area. They have counted over 20,000!  Nearby is a great campground with water and pit toilets. Three Rivers campground has access to well maintained trails. I hiked and … Continue reading

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No Refrigeration Hints for a Truck Camper

Truck camping without a fridge or cooler leads to moldy butter and squishy avocados.  This butter is not too old, but thanks to the extreme temperature changes it became moldy fast. I keep hunting for more hints on how to manage the … Continue reading

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