Camping

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I Frickin’ Love Camping! And We’ve got 7 Tips to Make You Love it Too!

I’m so happy about the upcoming Victoria Day weekend it’s not even funny!  And the kids are anxious too; they’ve been staring longingly at the trailer since December. I love pulling into a campground, setting the kids loose, unpacking the chairs and sitting down to take it all in. I
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Glamping: Camping with Class

What is glamping?  Looking at the root words, it’s camping, glamorously.  This conjures up images of large canvas tents, 4 poster beds with down duvets and 600 thread count cotton sheets sitting upon a Persian rug waiting for your personal butler to bring you breakfast in bed. I don’t know
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Walking back to our campsite by the beach
If You Love Camping, You’ll Love These 5 Camping Tips and Tricks

I know, I know, you’ve heard it a million times from me before, but my family REALLY loves camping. The Victoria Day weekend, also known as the unofficial start to camping season, is a few short weeks away and we’re ready to roll. I’ve talked about camping with the kids
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Sunset Bay Beach Campground
Camping Adventures: Sunset Bay RV Resort and Campground on the Shuswap

I have long thought that BC was beautiful and we’ve always loved spending time here so when we had the opportunity to move to Vancouver we held our breath and jumped in. Since moving here and exploring a bit more of the province I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s
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It’s Camping Season! Check out these 4 Camping Tips and Tricks

The kids and I played hookey last week and went camping! This was a very last minute trip, and we were gone for six days during which I learned a lot. I learned that it is possible to plan, shop and pack for a week in less than 24 hours.
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Tenting by the ocean
Camping with Kids; The Tent Edition

Well, I did it. I finally took my kids tent camping! Camping in the shoulder season can be a challenge because of the weather but with a trailer most of those issues are overcome. We had such a lovely time last year on Easter long weekend that we planned on
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Adventures in Camping
Camping Season is Coming!

And it begins again! Victoria Day long weekend is the unofficial start of the summer camping season when people across the country are digging out the tent, trailer or big RV and loading up the cooler to escape into nature. It’s never been a secret that I love camping. Or
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Family Travel: Museum of Flight in Seattle

Last weekend our family went camping in Washington State, in a lovely spot, close to the ocean, close to the outlet malls and in the middle of beautiful lush forest. Problem was that the sun played peekaboo with the rain making that lush forest damp and dark. That’s when we
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Camping Adventures: Making Bacon Pancakes

I first saw this about 4 months ago. It’s like I’ve been living under a rock. I like bacon. I like pancakes. Why didn’t it ever occur to me to marry these two yummy taste sensations? I vowed that day to make bacon pancakes but, I must only when camping.
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camping foods
6 Great Camping Meals and Treats to try this Weekend!

My son ascribes to the belief that everything tastes awesome when it comes in a taco format. I wholeheartedly approve. So when we went camping recently with another family, we sat there open mouthed and drooling as they made breakfast one morning. It was a simple concoction of eggs scrambled
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