Mac-N-Cheese

There are few dishes as simple – or as comforting – as mac-n-cheese. Here’s a recipe you can have ready and put your solar oven to work. There’s a pretty good chance, if you’re reading this, you’ve never made macaroni and cheese from scratch. I have two things to tell …

Pecan Cookies

Pecan Cookies 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup powdered sugar (plus more for rolling) 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ¼ teaspoon salt 2 cups all-purpose flour 1-1/2 cups finely chopped pecansPreheat the solar oven. Select a cookie sheet that is dark (and will fit in your solar oven). Grease pan. Cream …

Incorporating Solar Into The Curriculum

Schools across the United States have looked to solar to both save and make money.  They have also looked to solar to teach students practical math, science and social applications. Pierremont Elementary in Manchester, MO, installed 25-kilowatt systems on 33 buildings, creating an 825-kilowatt system, but they didn’t stop there.  …