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Camping 101: how to become Camp Chef

Eating is an important part of camping. You’re out there for a couple of days and you can just pack some dry food (crackers, cheese, nuts, etc) and some water, or you can actually pack your cooler with some easy to cook and easy to mix and match ingredients. If you’re camping by yourself you might not care so much to have elaborate meals, but if you’re taking a family or go with friends, their camping comfort will depend on you. In this post I’ll show you how to become a Camp Chef, as well as some recipes, and tricks and tips. If you haven’t already read this earlier post about camping food, check it out here Continue reading

Camping 101 – shelter, sleeping and comfort

Now that you figured out where you will be camping (in my first post)  let’s talk about your 076206DE-6B8B-4704-B818-41A6E02F6894shelter, sleeping situation and comfort. Of course you could just lay a blanket on the ground and call it a day, but you probably want to be a bit more proactive and explore all options. Continue reading

Camping 101 – selecting campsites

F82FCB37-0FD9-4D24-99E4-949350E7F128It’s Saturday night and you are sitting around the campfire with your friends with a drink in your hand. You just had dinner; everyone is having a great time, telling stories, roasting marshmellows, enjoying the starry sky and the fresh air. The next morning you wake up in your tent to the sound of birds chirping, and nothing resembles the rush of our Monday through Friday lives. This is probably the main reason most people go or want to go camping: to get away from the every day stress and relax for the weekend. Continue reading