Grilled Vegetable Marinade- Secret Behind Our Grilled Vegetable Recipe


Who's ready to get out and grill?  Today, I am sharing our Grilled Vegetable Recipe which includes our secret grilled vegetable marinade. When the weather is beautiful outside, I love cooking outside on our grill.  Usually when you think about grilling, thick steaks, chicken and ribs come to your Read More

9 Ways To Get Your Child Outdoors And Active


The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood has put together a yearly event encouraging children, families, schools and communities to go Screen Free and make changes toward a more active outdoor lifestyle.  This year the event is being held April 30th- May 6th. Tales of a Mountain Mama has put Read More

Tent Camping With Mike And Donna


Welcome to Trailblazer Tuesday where we talk with an outdoorsman or woman about their passion for the outdoors.  Today, we have a real treat for you.  We are talking with two of A Little Campy's readers about their passion for tent camping.  They will be sharing some tent camping tips and lessons Read More

Gearing Up Families To Go Screen Free- Encouraging Outside Play


Families are spending more time in front of their TV's, computers and video games.  While technology is definitely an incredible resource (and something we depend on for education, keeping records and entertainment), sometimes it is great to unplug for a bit and take a breath of fresh air. The Read More

Tips For Tent Camping On A Budget


Tent camping is a very economical option for a family vacation.  Did you know that you can find tent campsites with electricity from $17 and up per night in many National Parks and State Parks.  So don't let the economy prevent you from enjoying a fabulous family vacation.  Follow these simple tips Read More

Camping Personality- What Type of Camper Are You?


The camping personality is very complex, yet there have been very few studies published on this subject.  I have done extensive research on the characteristic traits of each type of camper, although none of it has been scientific. Join me as we compare various camper personalities and Read More

Final Week Of Giveaways- Backcountry Week


It's our last week of giveaways in our Spring Into Adventure Gear Giveaway.  Of course, we wanted to end the contest series with a bang.   And I certainly think we have accomplished that goal.   It's Backcountry Week and you won't believe all the great products you can enter to win. As you Read More

Cricket Trailer- Hop Into The Outdoors With This Compact Camper


Have you seen a Cricket Trailer?  If not, this is your lucky day.  The Cricket Trailer is a compact camper for outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy, well...being outdoors. You won't find all the luxuries found in a full size RV.  So if you are looking for a camper with a television, satellite, porch Read More

Merrell Siren Breeze Sport Shoes Review


I love shoes, so when Nature Shop asked me to review their Merrell Siren Breeze sport shoes, I readily agreed. The Merrell Siren Breeze is a good looking hiking shoe for women. The dark gull grey color with light blue accents are perfect colors for a shoe that will be worn around a campsite, on Read More

Digital Week is Here- Spring Into Adventure Gear Giveaway


It's Digital Week in the Spring Into Adventure Gear Giveaway.  This week's prizes include a Sherpa Site for a year!  So if you have been considering writing your own outdoor blog, you will want to enter the contest this week.  Of course, that's not all we are giving away. Look what's up for grabs Read More

Spicy Grilled Tilapia Recipe- Secret Ingredient Revealed


Today, I'm sharing my Spicy Grilled Tilapia Recipe.  You could also call it my Spicy Grilled Catfish Recipe.  These fish are similar to each other, so I usually buy the one that is on sale.  Spicy Grilled Tilapia is healthy, easy and has just enough kick.  Good stuff! This recipe is very easy.  Read More