Camping — How To Wash Dishes

How to wash dishes while out on camping adventures?  What is the best or proper way to clean up dishes and pots after your camping meals? I did a Google search to see how other folks cleaned up after their meals, and I found several different ideas on the subject. How do you clean up…

Northwest Travel & Life Magazine

I recently subscribed to the magazine, ‘Northwest Travel & Life’.  This magazine always catches my eye as it sits in the magazine rack at the grocery store check-out line. Since I love to plan and explore  adventures in my part of the U.S., this magazine is perfect for us!! The cover photo or a snappy…

State Park Camping Reservations

State Park Reservations Soon after the Holiday Season I begin to start thinking about all of the possibilities for Spring and Summer fun. Spring is my favorite season. The air begins to warm up a bit, and Spring and Summer foliage begins peeking up from the cold winter soil. Our property has many maple trees,…

What RVs Say About The American Economy

ELKHART, Ind.—Anyone despairing about the possibility of an economic slowdown may want to visit this county of 200,000 in northern Indiana for a boost. Elkhart County is the capital of the recreational-vehicle (RV) industry, with 65 percent of all RVs made in the county, according to the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association. And right now, the…

How To Pack Camp Ice Chest Cooler

How To Pack a Camp Ice Chest Cooler I worked for several years as a lunchroom cook at an elementary school. I received extensive training in the proper way to store and cook foods safely. It’s very important to put some thought into the way you pack your ice chest, as perishable foods MUST be…

Campfire Cones Camp Recipe

Campfire Cones Camp Recipe **Click HERE for a Campfire Cones printable Ingredients: Sugar cones Mini marshmallows Chocolate chips Banana slices Peanut Butter Aluminum foil Instructions: Cut the bananas into thin slices. Place the banana slices and chocolate chips and miniature marshmallows on a paper plate. Spread some peanut butter onto the inside of each cone. Put…

Boil-In-Bag Omelet Camp Recipe

Boil In Bag Omelet Camp Recipe Click HERE for a printable recipe. Ingredients Servings:  1 2 eggs 1 teaspoon water (optional) 2 tablespoons cheese (shredded, your choice) 1 tablespoon onion (chopped, raw or sauteed) 1 tablespoon bell pepper (chopped, raw or sauteed) 1⁄4 cup meat (precooked & diced, chopped or ground, your choice.) **You can…