If you’re looking for a great gift to give someone that’s under $100, try a cooking set. I got this for my brother recently and he absolutely loves it! Here is the MSR PocketRocket stove ($40), REI Backpacker Camp Set($37), and a propane tank($6) for the stove. We have the MSR MicroRocket Continue reading
If any of you saw my Snow Camping blog, let me say this: camping with snow on the ground and camping while its snowing are two totally different things!! This trip this past weekend was the most challenging, yet epic, camping weekend! I didn’t even listen to some of my snow camping quick tips (shame on me) but I learned a whole lot more on how to prepare for real snow camping! Here are the highlights of our trip: Continue reading
7 tips for snow camping
Today we are headed back up to one of our favorite spots- Paso Picacho at Cuyamaca Rancho State Park! We are doing a little more preparing than usual because a storm is supposed to hit while we are there! I wanted to share some quick tips for camping in the snow 🙂 Continue reading
I’m not sure what my weird fascination is with trees but I’ve become obsessed!! I don’t know their names but I sure love taking pictures of them! Please join me in my weird obsession… ok, that sounds weird! Take a look at my pics 🙂 Continue reading
This weekend we did an impromptu camping trip to Cuyamaca Rancho State Park at Paso Picacho. San Diego’s mountains were hit with a good amount of snow last week so we couldn’t pass up the opportunity! Unfortunately, we under-estimated how much snow might be there! It’s 5,000 feet elevation so you can only imagine! We got there around 8:30 PM and the grounds were covered- if we drove my little Huyndai, we wouldn’t have been able to get into the spots because snow was piled so high!
If you are starting off at camping or hiking, or if you’ve been doing it for long time, I urge you to have a tradition! Our tradition? In N Out! Yummy, high-quality, fast food In N Out! *** If you don’t know what In N Out is or do not live in the 5 states its carried in, I highly urge you to try it when you get the chance! Never frozen, fresh burgers and fries with the simplest menu around! Ok, back to traditions. No matter what outdoor activity we do, we always hit up In N Out on the Continue reading