Camping Faves- Family Friendly Outdoor Activities

Little Campy Blogiversary Giveway

Camping Faves and Raves Week + Blogiversary Giveaway kicks off with family friendly outdoor activities (and a chance to win a Geigerrig Hydration Pack).  Joining us today on the blog are some of my favorite outdoor bloggers.  They are letting us in on some of their camping faves. ***Don't forget to Read More

Alyssa Erickson On Adventuring In The Outdoors With Kids

Alyssa Erickson from KidProject.org joins us today on Trailblazer Tuesday and talks with us about adventuring in the outdoors with kids. Alyssa Erickson is a Jesus lover, wife, mom, rock climber, skier, and all around adventure lover with a passion for writing.  She has a B.A. in English Literature Read More

Perfect Picnic- Beautiful Scenery, KFC and FDR

This past weekend, my family enjoyed the perfect picnic.  We hadn't planned it that way, in fact, we hadn't planned to picnic at all. So here's the back-story.  We had been camping at F.D. Roosevelt State Park.  You may remember from your American History class that Franklin D. Roosevelt suffered Read More

Amelia Mayer on Sharing Winter Outdoor Activities With Kids

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On this week's Trailblazer Tuesday you will meet a very interesting outdoors woman who enjoys many winter outdoor activities.  It takes more than a little snow to keep this woman from getting outside with her husband and two young children. Today's featured Trailblazer is Amelia Mayer from Read More

Bucket Fishing: Teach Your Child to Fish

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Fishing is a fun outdoor activity for kids.  Today, we are going to discuss how to teach your child to fish with a rod and reel.   We will focus on teaching your child to cast using a game I call bucket fishing.  Bucket fishing is a great way to assess your child's readiness for fishing with a Read More

How To Go Geocaching Video

This video explains how to go geocaching.   http://youtu.be/12cCeKQRVw4 Now its time to get started! Read More

What the Heck Is Geocaching

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If you have been involved in camping and outdoor activities all your life, you too may be asking, "What the heck is geocaching?'' Geocaching is a high tech treasure hunt.  It's hiking on a mission. Geocaching (pronounced "geo cashing") is an outdoor activity in which participants use GPS Read More