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Everyone knows that practice makes for perfect prepping. But when is the last time you practiced your off-grid skills by cooking outside?
That’s the beautiful thing about summer. You can prep and it feels like a party instead of a chore. Take some time while the weather is hot to hone your off-grid cooking skills.
- For one thing, it will keep your home a lot cooler. One of the biggest ways we add ambient heat to our homes is by cooking.
- Secondly, an emergency is no time to waste food, which is a very real possibility when using an unfamiliar cooking method. There’s an art to it, and it takes some practice.
- And finally, let’s be honest, what doesn’t taste better when cooked outside?
Sometime this week, I challenge you to pick a day to cook all of you meals outside. Don’t stop with grilling meat. Make coffee and pancakes, cook up some vegetables, make sandwiches, and let everyone create their own shish-k-bobs. Get creative and practice your skills at the same time.
Continue reading to learn 5 ways to practice your outdoor cooking skills, and the reasons why you need to practice!