Lunch on the go!

A lot of times when we are camping we want to have lunch on the go. Whether we are going on an adventure, heading to a new campground, or on the road to head home, using these food containers makes our lives easier! Having a cheaper and healthier option than always stopping for fast food … Continue reading Lunch on the go!

Convert your manual jacks to electric for less than $10

Having electric RV stabilizer jacks is nice, but when they come built into the camper it can be very expensive. Lucking there is a very simple and inexpensive solution to convert your manual crank jacks into electric jacks. Most rv scissor jacks use a 3/4" socket to drive the screw rod, moving the jack up … Continue reading Convert your manual jacks to electric for less than $10

My favorite things: camp table

One very handy piece of equipment to have for both tent and RV camping is a small lightweight camp table. I like to use this table when cooking by the fire. It is great to have something to set you marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate on when making smores and cooking meals by the fire. … Continue reading My favorite things: camp table

Tent or Camper?

One of the first big questions that comes to mind for someone who is just getting into camping is what are they going to sleep in.    For someone new to camping an obvious choice would be to try renting a cabin.  This works great for beginners however it is very expensive and greatly limits the … Continue reading Tent or Camper?

10 tricks to lower the cost of your camping trip

Going camping is a fun way to enjoy time with your family and it is the kind of activity that should not break the bank. Use these 10 tips to help you save money on your next camping trip. 1. Camp during the week When you are planning your next camping trip look for opportunities … Continue reading 10 tricks to lower the cost of your camping trip

My favorite things: leveling blocks

Once very important tool every camper needs is a set of leveling blocks. Most sites you pull into are not level, some are not even close at all! Leveling blocks can be as simple as a 2x8 piece of lumbar cut into 12 inch lengths, or you can buy a pre-made set of leveling blocks. … Continue reading My favorite things: leveling blocks

My favorite things: Fire Roasting Stick

Today I am starting a blog series called "My favorite things." The purpose of this series is to point out some of the gear I use while camping to help you get ideas for what you might want to add to your gear list. This first item is a fire roasting stick. I absolutely LOVE … Continue reading My favorite things: Fire Roasting Stick