got an ant problem while camping? Just sprinkle instant grits where the ants are and poof! your problem is gone. Works better than ant killer and it's cheaper!

I just found these 10 new and CHEAP ways to make camping meals! So easy!

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Instant grits will keep ants away from your campsite.

Ants being a pest in your RV? I spread Comet out side of my RV around the tires, levelers, and anything that is on the ground leading to my RV, and I never have an ant problem. Little tips you learn from fellow campers :-)

HOW TO KEEP YOUR FOOD DRY IN A COOLER WHILE CAMPING… Genius !!! Place ice and cans at the bottom of the cooler. Place cooling racks on top of the cans. Now you have a nice dry shelf to place food on.

Ultra-Lightweight Backpacking Spice Kit! An m tube could work, but this altoid case is ingenius! YAY!

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Cotton swabs dipped in wax become instant campfire starters. Lightweight. Great for backpackers - Top 33 Most Creative Camping DIY Projects ...

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Johnson's Baby Creamy Oil doubles as a super effective mosquito repellent. | 41 Genius Camping Hacks You'll Wish You Thought Of Sooner

Make your own RV Tank Deodorizer for pennies of what those harsh chemical deodorizers cost. Amazing stuff!

Fantastic list of camping food ideas (both pack in & prepare there): bring tortillas & cheese for quesadillas: wrap in foil; To remember: Pancake mix in a jug (add water), banana desserts, sweet potatoes, veggie packets (carrots & butter! potatoes, onion & garlic!), quesadillas Consider getting a dutch oven for chili, veggies, and some of the other ideas here!

Mentholatum ointment (or Vicks) repel mosquitoes more safely than DEET. this is one I will try. especially around the ankles where the mosquitoes always seem to attack.

Without a doubt its SO much nicer to have a roll of toilet paper on your camping trip... But one of the inherent downfalls for a roll of toilet paper is it acts like a huge blotter absorbing the humidity from the air and making it almost useless. And too, that unexpected rain shower can turn that roll hanging on a stick to a blob of mush in short order. Coffee cans are wonderful for keeping your important papers dry and ready for use under any outdoors weather condition.

What to bring with you on a tent camping trip? We've created a complete packing list for your camping road trip, don't forget anything!

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Point a head lamp into a jug of water for an instant lantern.

Make tin-can sandwich bread as a portable food option.