10 Essentials Your Kids Need to Carry While Hiking
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10 Essentials Your Kids Need to Carry While Hiking

The best way to prepare before you head out on the trail, is to go through a checklist of the 10 essentials for kids. Both adults in our family of 3 were scouts, so we’re more comfortable when we’re well prepared on either a hiking or camping trip. Safety is our priority. This hiking essentials…

Tent Footprint vs Tarp: How to Choose the Best Option

Tent Footprint vs Tarp: How to Choose the Best Option

​What is a tent footprint?  A tent footprint is a specially designed moisture barrier that you put between the ground and the floor of your tent. The tent footprint protects the bottom of your tent from getting damp, dirty, or damaged. It’s also called a ground cloth or a ground sheet.  When it comes to tent footprint or tarp which is…

5 Best Infant Life Jackets to Keep Your Child Safe
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5 Best Infant Life Jackets to Keep Your Child Safe

Our family loves the water, from camping near rivers, swimming in lakes, swimming pools to boating and beyond. When our son was a baby, it was important to us to find an infant life jacket that fit well and stayed secure throughout water activities. Finding the best infant life jackets can feel a bit overwhelming. There…

12 Bright Tent and Campsite Lighting Ideas
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12 Bright Tent and Campsite Lighting Ideas

Camping enthusiasts are always looking for new campsite lighting ideas. From classic lanterns to fun and festive string lights, the possibilities are endless. Here, we’ll discuss things to consider when choosing camp lights and look at 12 of our top lighting ideas. The Best Multi-Use Light for Camping LuminAid is an amazing company that makes…

Best Marshmallow Roasting Sticks for S’mores

Best Marshmallow Roasting Sticks for S’mores

It’s been the perfect camping day, and now you’re last activity before bedtime is roasting some marshmallows over the fire. Creating a perfectly roasted marshmallow is a messy business. Packing the best marshmallow roasting sticks is a game-changer. Once you buy the perfect set, you just need to toss them in the gear box and head…