Put charcoal in a foil lined terra cotta pot for table top s'mores! Perfect summer party idea!
This week, how to set up camp in the woods (or your backyard) with a little help from REI.
Portable Trash Bag Holder... Great thing to have when camping, and your trash bags just end up folded over on the ground! #camping #outdoors #cooking
This is called a swedish flame. Make your cuts like you're cutting cake. Leave about 6 inches at the base. Throw some fuel oil in there (about a cap full). It burns up to two to three hours.
Hot dog squids!
I miss our old tent. We used to rig up a tv monitor to the tentpoles and watch movies. Movie watching is way less dangerous in the camper...
Memory maker: find a rock everyplace you camp and mark it with the date, place, and and anything else you'd like!
Southeastern Utah Dark-sky Park. $10 camping.For that camping trip to Utah we keep talking about.
7 days of camping recipe's
ideas to make camping more fun
Mason Match Jar with a strikeable Lid: Use sandpaper as the lid so you can light the matches. It’s a super easy project. And the mason jar is perfect for taking camping or for just lookin’ pretty. Basically: put STRIKE ANYWHERE matches in a jar. Strike-on-the-box matches won’t work. Cut the sandpaper to the shape of the mason jar. (We put a firm piece of paper under it so the sandpaper doesn’t push down when...
The old rope-and-blankets tent. Seriously. I'm considering cutting up a few of my raggedy old comforters, building a frame, and having my own sweet little makeshift tent.
This is the summer night sky. Telescope time :)
Adventure Challenge: Week 4! Go Stargazing. Its on, BJP!
This should help with Josh's storytelling evasion :)
Cooking Around the Campfire: 9 Easy and Delicious Foil Packet Recipes, from Art of Manliness. "Catch of the Day" sounds especially delish. Also "Sausage & Eggs". Trying these out on my little brothers before I serve em' up to Joshua :)