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School’s Out For Summer Camping

School's Out for Summer Camping

School's out for summer camping.  Camping families rejoice.  You know what that means. Why We Love Summer Camping Longer camping trips.  WooHoo!  Forget about the long camping weekends.  Bring on the camping weeks.  More time to do all those things you've been wanting to do at the Read More

New Meteor Shower to Kick Off The Summer Camping Season

Star Gazing Couple

What better way to kick off the summer camping season than with an all natural light show this Memorial Day Weekend.  A new meteor shower called the Camelopardalids, may turn into a meteor storm. This meteor shower stems from the Comet 209P/LINEAR.  Debris left behind from this comet in the Read More

DIY Tent Trailer

DIY Camping Tent Trailer

Let's face it.  Most campers know how to think outside the box.  It's part of the camping experience.  We try to do more with less.  So, when I came across this DIY tent trailer during a recent camping trip, I couldn't help but smile. Sure these folks could've bought a tent trailer but that would Read More

Almost Wordless Wednesday- Perfect Picnic Spot

Cumberland Gap National Park Picnic

Doesn't this look like the perfect picnic spot?  Can't you just imagine throwing a blanket on the ground and sharing a picnic basket full of goodies and an afternoon with someone you love?  Or maybe you would prefer just spending some alone time under this tree with a good book.  Oh, the Read More

Are You a Mosquito Magnet? -Infographic

Mosquito Repellents

Are You A Mosquito Magnet infographic   Read More

7 Bizarre Tick Myths

Tick Myths Debunked

Today, we have a Guest Post written by Dacia Daly.  Welcome to the blog, Dacia! As a camper, you encounter ticks throughout your adventures. Here are the most common tick myths that might come as a surprise to even the most outdoorsy of us! Bizarre Tick Myths 1. Using a Lit Match is a Safe Way Read More

Shot Rockers Online Photography Course Review + Giveaway

Shot Rocker Photography class

So you have a fancy DSLR camera, huh?  The question is... do you know how to use it?  After spending a lot of time on Pinterest, I came to the conclusion that I needed to improve my photography skills.  I'm sure many of you are in the same boat.  So I would like to share my review of the Shot Read More

How to Identify Poison Ivy- Infographic

Identify poison ivy

I love this infographic on how to identify poison ivy.  It was created by Treks in the Wild and I am sharing it with you today (with their permission, of course).  It combines photos of poison ivy and catchy little phrases to help you remember the distinguishing features of poison ivy.  This Read More

Grand Trunk Parasheet Review

Grand Trunk Parasheet Review

Looking for a great picnic blanket?  Well, today I am reviewing the Grand Trunk Parasheet which is the ultimate beach, picnic and multi-use blanket.  It's like your old picnic blanket except... okay, it's nothing like your old picnic blanket. Features of the Grand Trunk Parasheet Size- 7 ft X 7 Read More

Mother’s Day Activities for Outdoorsy Moms

Mother's Day Activities for Outdoorsy Moms

  With Mother's Day around the corner, I thought I would share some Mother's Day activities for outdoorsy moms.  Of course, we would also love to hear how you would like to spend Mother's Day. Mother's Day Activities for Outdoorsy Moms 1.  Don't miss the boat.  Plan a canoeing or kayaking Read More

Top Herbs for Camping Families

Top Herbs for Campers

Who's ready to go camping? I certainly am. This beautiful spring weather has me thinking about two things- camping and gardening (basically, I just want to be outside). As a result, today's post is about the top herbs for camping families. Don't you just love when your favorite things Read More