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Detailed 72 Hour Kit for Family - tons of details I need to read about.

Windshield Shade + Velcro = Easy Portable Solar Oven! "I have found this totally simple solar oven extremely practical, as it is so lightweight and easy to carry along anywhere. But in addition, it has reached a higher temperature in a shorter time than all the other models I have experimented with so far (I haven’t used a parabolic) - a little above 350 degrees F. I have cooked black beans in about the same amount of time as on a gas stove; I’ve used it to bake breads, granola, brownies, lasagna, all sorts of vegetables, and to purify water."

Windshield Shade Solar Funnel Cooker

Use Coffee Filters to extend the life of your Water Filtration System

Toddler 72 hr Kit creating your own olivia bag. love this website!

popsicle stick bow--soak at least one hour (hot water speeds the process, then notch. Bend into an arch, wedge into top of large, empty peaches can, forming a 'handle'. The edge inside the can holds the stick in place. (one can holds two sticks) When dry string with rubberband. (Bro Jack notched the popsicle stick once on each end and ran rubberband around bow and through notches, forming a semicircle, so there is only one bowstring without having to cut and tie the rubberband.

Ideas for Kids - Sugar Bee Crafts

it's like cheating-- but just freaking awesome. How to make a tent air conditioner for under $20

Tutorial - How to make a tent air conditioner for under $20

Wait, what??? Campfire French Toast... I might have to make this when I am NOT camping! HA! Great new way to enjoy breakfast outdoors! #camping #outdoors #cooking

Campfire French Toast

It's the end of the season, so I thought I'd talk about how we managed to go on eight camping trips this season, with little packing stress. The key was organizing the tent trailer (a.k.a. "pop-up"...

Organizing a Tent Trailer

This is an amazing pop up camper remodel! I love the colors she chose. So calm and inviting.

Reader Remodel: Ramie’s Pop Up Remodel

How To Build Your One Year Supply Of Food

For the camping box. what a great idea!

This lady lived for 2 days on her water storage. Here's what she learned. Great advice!

Tarp Blocks Rain, Collects Water for you to Drink

In a emergency a crayon will burn for 30 minutes.

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius - BuzzFeed Mobile

This site has some awesome camping dinner ideas. My favorites are always the foil packs. Everyone can put together their own and as long as it's completely sealed it's easy to cook. Will have to try some of these this summer.

Campfire pizza pockets - these are excellent. I put normal pizza toppings in mine - sausage, pepperoni, Mushrooms, cheese and sauce.

Dutch Oven Caramel Apple Pie

Campfire Cinnamon Sugar Monkey Bread, plus TONS of other great ideas for camping with kids and camping in general

Fill with citronella oil and use outside!

"So smart!!! The cardboard carton is easy to light with a match and then the charcoal starts too!! Perfect for bringing camping or starting a fire pit for smores! Storage, transporting and ease of starting...Perfect!!"

Why you should absolutely have an emergency car kit and what should be in it

You want pancakes when you camp... But it's messy, you have to take milk and eggs... What if you pre-made it before you left and stored them in bags. Freeze it, pack it, and just cut the tip off when you are ready to cook. Easy clean up!

Making Memories ... One Fun Thing After Another: Campfire Eclairs