Archive for July, 2011

Solar Cooking – Mexican Breakfast Casserole

Continuing to adapt some old recipes for use with our new ASSC Solar Cooker: Solar Cooking – Mexican Breakfast Casserole Ingredients: 5 eggs, beaten 1 small onion, chopped 1 cup shredded cheese 1/4 cup milk 1 5 oz. can Hormel Smoked Ham (finely diced) 4 corn tortillas, cut into quarters Favorite picanté sauce or salsa […]

Solar Cooking – Ham and Egg Casserole

I am adapting a few recipes for use in our new ASSC Solar Cooker we built at the San Diego Solar Cooking Club’s last event. Solar Cooking – Ham and Egg Casserole Ingredients: Softened butter 10-12 slices bread 2 5 oz. cans Hormel Smoked Ham (finely diced) 2 cups shredded cheese (1/2 lb.) 1/2 tsp. […]

Random thoughts and plans…

We have just finished our first “heat wave”, (such as they are in SoCal), and while the rest of the Nation continues to combat a REAL heat wave, the temperatures here are back in the low 80s for the next week or so.  Time to get busy and re-start several of my projects placed on […]

We Love Summertime!

While not “everything” has been cooked outdoors, we started off the month of July with a bang! From the 1st to the 10th of July, 2011, we hosted our Son’s family of five, our Daughter’s family of five, plus Heidi’s Mom for many a dinner too.  Just for example, we have had smoked ribs and […]