Free RV Checklist Printable Packing List

Last year we bought a travel trailer and jumped headfirst into the world of camping without any prior experience with an RV or travel trailer. We learned a TON and also discovered how much we LOVE it. Our first several trips were trial and error in a long list of things we forgot or didn’t […]

Favorite Kids Camping Recipes! Campfire Donuts Recipe

This campfire donuts recipe is one of our favorite kids camping recipes! They are SO easy to make and they are really fun to make too! You can get the kids involved in making them and they will soon be asking for them on every camping trip.     I now add these campfire donuts to […]

Camping Themed Birthday Party Ideas, Camping Party Food & Free Camping Party Printables!

This week we celebrated my son Carson’s fifth Birthday! I always let my kids pick a theme for their Birthday party and it was no surprise that Carson picked a camping party! We have been camping all summer long and all of our children just love it. A camping themed Birthday party was right up my […]

10 Essentials for a Great Family Camping Trip

It doesn’t get better than packing up the kids and heading out on a new adventure. Every clan deserves a little family time in the wilderness to enjoy the elements together. Whether you’re sleeping in a tent at a KOA or parking the RV in the beautiful mountain scenery, there’s always a good time ahead. […]

20 Campfire Recipes Perfect For Summer Campouts

Check out Favorite Food Recipes For A Campout by Sarah Minnesota Mama at Thank goodness Summer has finally arrived here in Minnesota and that means it is officially camping season! I’ve been camping with my kids in Summer’s past and they LOVE it. We often visit our cabin on the lake and cooking over […]


I had the opportunity to host my very own HERSHEY’S CAMP BONDFIRE BLOCK PARTY BBQ featuring the iconic Hershey’s S’mores! Since we live in the country on ten beautiful acres of land we don’t have a plethora of neighbors to invite over for a block party. We decided to put a spin on it and […]

I’m on a mission to get your family camping! Eureka! Tent Review

It almost looks like a spaceship doesn’t it? It looks so futuristic and intriguing! So what is it? A Eureka Suite V4 Tent of course! I am on a mission this Summer to get you and your family outdoors and give camping a try. It is a great family bonding activity and much more affordable […]

Summer Sizzle! Kelty FC 3.0 Backpack Carrier Review

Here in Minnesota we have short Summers and long Winters so we really try to take advantage of Summer as best we can. This means getting outdoors as much as possible and taking in all nature has to offer while it is green and beautiful. We love to go to some of the state parks […]

Gear up for camping with Eureka!

My husband is going on a big camping trip to the Boundary Waters with a bunch of guys from church. In gearing up for the big trip he realized that the sleeping bag he had was horribly inadequate for camping with. We went on the hunt for a great sleeping bag that would keep him […]

Take your family camping this Summer!!!

With Summer finally here I am so excited to spend some time outdoors. We are always looking for fun ways to spend time together as a family without breaking the bank. This Summer we thought it would be so much fun to go camping together. It creates amazing memories for the kids and is an […]