What Does It Take To Backpack With Kids

  J-Man is 6 years old and I’m still surprised at the responses we get when other folks see us backpacking into the wilderness with him. When he was an infant and we hiked you would have thought I had an alien on my back. The comments, … [Read more...]

How To Help Your Kids Love Camping

    What happens when you head out for a weekend full of camping and on the first day your kids are complaining that they are bored, that camping isn’t fun or that they want to go home? You’ve planned, packed and arrived for a weekend of … [Read more...]

How To Help Your Kids Love Camping

    What happens when you head out for a weekend full of camping and on the first day your kids are complaining that they are bored, that camping isn’t fun or that they want to go home? You’ve planned, packed and arrived for a weekend of … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]