Grilling Is For Fruits, Too

Our barbecue grills get a lot of use cooking up delicious burgers, brats, and hotdogs. We can also enjoy an occasional steak, shish-kebab, and fish. Another true summer grilling pleasure, however, is grilled fruit and it’s one we often forget to add to our menu. Some of the more popular choices are grilled peaches, pineapple,…

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Homemade Firestarters

Do you use newspapers in your fireplace at home? If you have a fireplace or stove or simply build lots of campfires, then you know how helpful black and white pages of newspapers can be when starting a fire. There are other easy options that you probably have laying around the home as well. Most of them…

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4 Top Benefits of having Natural Sunscreen when Camping

When you are going camping, there are some essential items that you need to carry in order to have the best experience. One of the most important items you need to have is sunscreen. Below are some of the major benefits of having a natural sunscreen. Prevent sunburn and tanning One of the major benefits of wearing a natural…

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Feeding A Crowd With Foil Packs

Foil packs have become very popular lately and you can find lots of recipes online. They are convenient, easy to make and can even be prepared ahead of time, frozen, and packed in the cooler until you’re ready to cook them. There are so many meals you can try, we thought we’d talk about a…

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Easy Grill Cleaning Tips

You’ll be grilling a lot this summer, if you’re like most of us, and things can build up if you don’t make it a habit to clean your grill often. It may seem like a big job but if you do it regularly there won’t be a build up and it can get done in…

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Teaching Kids To Read Maps

The ability to read a map has long been an important skill that was passed from one generation to the other. We depended on our ability to read maps as we explored our surroundings and traveled the highways. Kids began learning the basics at a very early age, back in the day. However, in a…

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Bug Collecting 101

Bug collecting can be a relaxing hobby as well as a hobby in which you learn much about nature and the natural cycle of life. There is no singe right way to do your bug collecting but, if you’re new to the adventure, there are some things that will help you get started. #1. Have…

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Plan A Family Camping Trip

Most people love to go camping at least once a year and it’s best when you can get the whole family together. There is something special about spending a week or two enjoying time together outdoors and away from your daily routine. In fact, there are many families who plan their family reunions at a…

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