Girls Develop Lasting Friendships and Skills by Registering for Girl Guides of Canada

Last week, my daughter wanted to have a fire. We often have fires in the yard, roast marshmallows and hot dogs while enjoying some family time. She and I headed out back to collect twigs and get the fire started. I showed her how to stack up the wood and we talked about making fireContinue Reading …

Family Camping Tips for the Wilderness

Family camp outs can be a lot of fun, until someone realizes that they are not prepared for something unexpected.  It is the preparedness that usually makes people over-pack for a camping trip, for fear that they will leave something behind that they may or may not need. Here are 5 family camping tips thatContinue Reading …

7 Amazing Tricks to Get the Most Out of Your Family’s Camping Holiday

To get the most out of your next camping trip with your family, these simple hacks will make it easier to pack and enjoy your time with the kids. Rent Camping Equipment If you’ve never been camping, or you’re camping someplace where you’ll need to get the gear on location, renting camping equipment can beContinue Reading …

Easy to Make Camping Recipes

Camping is easily the best part of summer, getting to be in the great outdoors with family and friends. There is just one little problem, most of the time camping food consists of hot dogs, burgers, and s’mores, which are good but can get old and it can be hard to cook actual meals withContinue Reading …

Planning A Family Camping Vacation

A family camping vacation can be a lot of fun once you finally get set up at the campground.  The hardest parts are figuring out where and when to camp and what you will need to bring with you. It is usually best to look at campgrounds a few months in advance of your trip,Continue Reading …

The #CarePlus Tick-Test A must have for all who Love the Outdoors (Giveaway)

We spend a lot of time outside every day all year long. Fishing, gardening, hiking, playing in the yard and walking the dogs is part of our day-to-day routine. I use to just worry about the sun and poison ivy when out, but then one day we found a tick on one of the kids.Continue Reading …

Being Aware Of Ticks While Hiking And Camping

Hiking and camping can be a lot of fun, but people need to be aware of the possibility of a tick getting on their skin.  These little bugs are more than an annoyance, as they can transmit Lyme disease to a person. Living rural we have these all around our yard and have already foundContinue Reading …

RVing Across Canada

RVing across Canada can be a lot of fun, especially when it comes to choosing a great RV destination.  LaFontaine in Penetanguishene, Ontario is located within a stunning hardwood forest.  The entire family will love the wagon rides, treasure hunts, hiking trails, heated pool and many more planned activities.  The Park Sands Beach Resort isContinue Reading …