Neanie’s Cane Pole Fishing Tips

Cane pole fishing is my favorite way to fish.  Most people learn to fish by cane pole fishing.  It's easy and affordable.  All you need is a cane pole rigged up with fishing line, a cork, weight, hook and bait and you are ready to go. Cane pole fishing's main appeal for me is that you usually Read More

Camping Mama Outdoor Adventures: Camping Video Game

A new video game has just been released about camping.  It's the Camping Mama Outdoor Adventures video game for the Nintendo DS.  This strikes me as odd.  I take my kids camping to get them away from video games.  Of course, Middle Gal spotted this video game at Tar-jae (Target) and has already Read More

Camping Lights: Decorate Your Campsite

My camping lights are starting to wear out and I couldn't be happier.  Now I need to buy new camping lights (yippee).  I love decorating our campsite with camping lights. Why decorate a campsite?  Because it's fun! Helllooo!  The great thing about decorating a campsite is that you can really go for Read More

Kids Fitness and Camping

According to the CDC, childhood obesity has more than tripled in the past 30 years.  With childhood obesity  on the rise, kids fitness is on everyone's mind.  How does camping fit in with our goals of keeping our kids healthy? The Special Report on Camping 2010,  reported 80% of campers were also Read More

Campfire Pumpkin Seed Recipe and 9 Other Uses for Left-over Jack O'Lanterns

Now that Halloween is over, what are you going to do with all those left-over jack o'lanterns?  Try our Campfire Roasted Pumpkin Seed Recipe and these other ideas to make the most out of your left-over pumpkins. Campfire Roasted Pumpkin Seed Recipe.  Separate pumpkin seeds and wash with cold Read More