St. Patrick’s Day Oatmeal Cookies

St. Patrick's Day Oatmeal Cookies about 2 to 2½ dozen (3 to 4-inch diameter) or 3 to 3½ dozen (2-inch diameter) cookies 3/4 cup flour 3/…

Irish Potato Cheese Soup

Irish Potato Cheese Soup 6 servings 3 cups thinly sliced or diced peeled potatoes Very cold or ice water as needed 1½ cups thinly sliced or …

Jan’s Shepherd’s Pie

Jan's Shepherd's Pie one 9-inch pie, 6 to 8 servings Meat Crust 1½ pounds lean ground beef or ground uncooked lamb 1 egg ½ (2-ounce)…

Atlanta Courtroom Shooting

Authorities are searching for a man who opened fire in a Fulton County, Georgia courtroom today, killing a judge, a court reporter and a dep…

E-Z Baked Cookie Crisp Fruit Dessert

E-Z Baked Cookie Crisp Fruit Dessert 6 servings Similar to a fruit crumble or cobbler, this easy-to-prepare baked fruit dessert uses refrige…

Tipsy Scallops…A Salute To The Irish

Tipsy Scallops….A Salute To The Irish! 4 servings St. Patrick’s Day will be celebrated throughout America, Thursday, March 17. Here is a mar…

Steak ‘N’ Potato Pie

Steak ‘N’ Potato Pie 4 to 6 servings 1 to 1½ pound(s) sirloin or sirloin tip or chuck or top-of-the-round beef steak, cut into bite-size pie…

Ice Cream Crunch Dessert

Ice Cream Crunch Dessert 4 to 6 servings 1 cup flour ½ cup chopped pecans or English walnuts or pistachio or macadamia nuts 1/4 cup regular …

E-Z Macaroni Burger Casserole

E-Z Macaroni Burger Casserole 4 servings 3/4 cup macaroni Salted boiling water as needed 1 pound lean ground beef or uncooked ground chicken…

Top 10 Hawaiian Beaches

Check out a list of Backroads Adventures' favorite beaches in the Hawaiian Islands!

Oahu North Shore

Every winter North Shore beaches get pounded by some of the largest waves on the planet. Surfers come from all over to ride the wild waves, …

Holua Sledding

Holua sledding is a 2,000-year-old Hawaiian sport that’s a little bit of street luge, a little bit of surfing, and a lot of speed.

Hawaii Dive

The unique underwater landscape of the Big Island attracts critters of all kinds, from humpback whales to white tip reef sharks. Hawaii'…

Hawaii Volcano

Many go to the Hawaiian Islands to escape life's pressures. Ironically, the islands were formed as a result of intense pressure – beneat…

Kauai Outfitters

Many come to Kauai to soak up the sun, the beauty and to simply relax, but some are beckoned here for another reason: adventure.