Loves tent camping and fishing with her husband and three crazy, camping kids. It's all fun & games until someone leaves the tent unzipped...

Almost Wordless Wednesday-Camping Families Are Well-Rounded

Camping Families are Well=Rounded

Did you know that camping families are well-rounded?  Of course you did!  So today, on Almost Wordless Wednesday, we are discussing some of the cool attributes of camping families. Camping families are DIY'ers.  We love finding easy, efficient and economical ways to enjoy the outdoors.  Most of Read More

Hawaiian Burger Recipe for Camping

Hawaiian Burger recipe

Our Hawaiian Burger recipe is easy, unique and delicious.  It makes a wonderful addition to our list of camping recipes. Our Hawaiian Burger recipe was created by my hubby for our 4th of July cookout when he noticed King's Hawaiian Hamburger Buns in our grocery store.  From there, the idea took Read More

A Little Campy Lightning Bug Research Team

A Little Campy Lightning Bug Research Team

Today, I am introducing A Little Campy Lightning Bug Research Team.  I'm so excited about this project as we use our Little Campy Community to do more than educate, inform and entertain.  Now, we can use our community to make a difference in our world. Lightning bugs are little camping mascots Read More

Yurt Alert- Camping Fun Ahead

Yurt Camping

Today, we are issuing a yurt alert.  That's right, camping fun is ahead.  So if you have been considering yurt camping, proceed with caution unbridled enthusiasm! What is a yurt, you ask.  Well, a yurt is a permanent structure made of wood and canvas.  I like to say it is a cross between a tent and Read More

Coghlan’s Camper’s Tableware Set

Coghlan's Camping Dishes

Today, I am sharing my review of Coghlan's Camper's Tableware Set.  I've been wanting to get some camping dishes for awhile now, so when I was offered the opportunity to review this set...well, let's just say it was a no-brainer. Features of Coghlan's Camper's Tableware Set Made from Read More

Our Favorite Grilled Pizza Recipes

Easy Grilled Pizza Recipes for Camping

Our favorite grilled pizza recipes are easy and fun for the whole family.  Even my kids who would eat hot dogs every night while camping have been won over by these grilled pizzas.  They're easy because the crusts are made of flour tortillas or flatbread.  The fun?  Everyone gets to build their own Read More

The Downside of Camping

Downside of camping

I love camping and all the wonderful activities that accompany it.  But there is a downside of camping which is the part I love most of all.  In a world that is always plugged in and moving at a break-neck pace, camping offers a gentle reprieve.  After all, everyone needs a little downtime. History Read More

DIY Solar Oven for S’mores

DIY Solar Oven for S'mores

Making a DIY solar oven for s'mores is a great summer project for kids.  It combines all the things we love- the outdoors, crafts, science and chocolate.  My daughter made one at school and I couldn't wait to get my hands on it.  My kids and I spent the afternoon making s'mores.  Here's how we did Read More

Almost Wordless Wednesday- Let’s Go Out For Dinner

Let's Go Out For Dinner

We're like a lot of families.  We love to go out for dinner.  To us, nothing is better than eating in the great outdoors. Reasons to Go OUT for Dinner *Great atmosphere. *No need to dress up.  Attire is casual...extremely casual. *You don't have to worry about being seated by a crying baby Read More

Coghlan’s LED Nail Pegs

Coghlan's LED Nail Pegs Shining on Tent Guyline

Today, I am reviewing Coghlan's LED nail pegs.  WooHoo!  Why all the excitement?  These LED nail pegs solve a problem that camping families have been dealing with for years.  Before we get into all that, let's take an obligatory look at the features (insert ooooohhhhs and aaaahhhhs ). Features of Read More

Ready2Fish Telescopic Spinning Combo Kit

Ready 2 Fish Telescopic Combo Kit Review

Let's get right to the Ready2Fish Telescopic Spinning Combo Kit review.  I have a lot of info and pics to share with you guys. Features of the Ready2Fish® Telescopic Spinning Combo Kit 5ft. 6in. medium/light telescopic rod Full EVA grip rod handle 4 piece telescopic rod blank with ceramic Read More