Tagged: camping

American Girl Campfire Program 0

American Girl Campfire Program

Bring your favorite doll for an evening of stories and snacks around the campfire. Go on a night hike, watch the stars and do a craft. Dress for the weather and a short hike....

Family Camping Fun 0

Family Camping Fun

A Full Moon Campout is being held in Macomb County the weekend of August 13-14, 2011.  You must register before August 5th!  Bring along your camping gear for some outdoor fun.    Planned for the...

Camping with Kids-New Traditions 0

Camping with Kids-New Traditions

While we were camping this weekend, we were taking a walk down the beach and we came upon this pile of painted rocks. We decided to go back to our camper and create a rock of our own to place with the others. And we decided to make it a tradition

Camping with kids-Dining Out 0

Camping with kids-Dining Out

Camping is a “thing” my family does. And by my family, I don’t just mean me and my husband and our children. I mean, I grew up camping. My grandparents traveled the United States in a motor home and then with a fifth wheel. That was luxury. Recliners, carpet throughout the trailers, glass dishes. Yes, glass dishes. So civilized. In our camper, that doesn’t happen.

Camping with Kids-First trip of the season under our belts 0

Camping with Kids-First trip of the season under our belts

We hardly rough it. We have a 22 foot travel trailer with air conditioning and enough beds for all of us. We don’t even use sleeping bags, but instead sleep with sheets and comforters. So I won’t pretend camping is a struggle, but with two children under the age of three, there are challenges.

Camping starts May 21 at Oakland County Parks 0

Camping starts May 21 at Oakland County Parks

Addison Oaks and Groveland Oaks county parks open for camping on May 21. The campgrounds are open seven days through fall. “Camping is a great opportunity for families to share time together and to...