Ah, the official “camping season” is here. I say official, because we like to camp in all weather, even in the winter. Truly. It’s relaxing, and the idea of getting away from it all is just so appealing, even if there is 2 inches of snow on the ground. Here are some of my favorite […]
I purchased an old camp trailer about a year ago and have been working on it since then. There are many things to think about even when it might appear to be in ‘good’ condition. Take a look at what’s happened so far. Most of the tasks done reflect little or no apparent change to […]
There are 2 basic kinds of camp stoves: canister fuel stoves and liquid (multi-fuel) fuel stoves. (There are “alternative fuel stoves” as well but I’m keeping it simple today. That’s a whole other post). Here’s a basic breakdown of the differences between these fuels and stove-types.
If you had to cook over an open fire, would you know how? Such basic knowledge as how to cook over an open flame is something we all should know. Knowing how to cook over a campfire can help you feed your family under adverse circumstances, plus it’s a great family activity just for fun.
A backyard vacation can be a frugal way to have a fun family outing. Here are some ideas to start your very own backyard vacation.
Learning how to cook outdoors on an open fire is a great skill to have. We love to cook outdoors on an open fire when we’re camping and sometimes we do this at home too because it is a fun way to prepare a meal! Here’s how to cook on an open fire