Do you love popcorn and just can’t go a weekend without it? Or maybe you’re looking for a healthy camp snack. We like to string up a sheet at camp and play movies. Can’t do a movie without popcorn. But how do you make it […]
Bananas foster is easily one of my favorite deserts. The thick caramelized rum sauce and soft bananas melting some vanilla ice cream gets me going every time. Cooking it is almost as fun as eating it and the kids love watching me flambe the bananas. […]
I always encourage everyone to get their families outdoors and spend quality time together. It is the mission of this site to encourage outdoor family adventures. These outings provide valuable bonding within the family and most importantly they are the times your children will be […]
Over Mother’s Day weekend I took my two sons on an overnight backpacking trip on the Whispering Pines Trail at Hawn State Park in South-Eastern Missouri near St. Genevieve.
Let me start by explaining what a pack and paddle trip is for anyone unfamiliar with the term. Pack and paddle comes from combining overnight backpacking with some form of paddle powered water travel, typically. canoe, kayak, or raft. It’s a great way to add […]
One of my wife’s biggest complaints about our camper is the lack of storage. And we even have a bigger camper! In the effort to cram an entire house into a 30 ft trailer forest river just made a lot of the stuff smaller. We […]
Are you torn between being a high-tech gadget junky and needing your outdoors fix? I feel your pain. That’s why I put together this list of high-end and high-tech camping gadgets to help you get your gadget fix. So load up your tent, gear, and […]