Dena Haines

You want to get outside, wake up to the sounds of nature, and make some good coffee, right?! Well, you’ll love this post, it’s all about how to make coffee while camping. And once you read the post, you’ll know the best way to make coffee when camping. Learn more about How to start a […] Read more

How to Choose the Best Insect Repellent for Babies: Parent’s Guide

In this post, you’ll learn how to keep your young children safe from biting mosquitoes and insects. The best insect repellent for babies depends on their age and what threats they are being exposed to. This post will cover chemical and natural so you can make the right decision for your family. Best Insect Repellent […] Read more

10 Best Hiking Underwear for Men and Women (Chafe-Free Comfort)

Underwear. Everyone wears them – nothing embarrassing here. In this guide, you’ll learn about the best underwear for hiking, including the top 5 features (buyers guide) and the best hiking underwear for men and women. Best Hiking Underwear for Comfort Are you tired of the coming back from a hiking trip chaffed? Are you ready […] Read more

12 Best Camping Hammocks for Beginners (Budget to Premium)

Camping in a tent is fine. But hammock camping is faster and easier. In this post, I share the 12 best camping hammocks for beginners. These are easy to setup, solidly made, and a reasonable price. The three best picks are highlighted right at the top of the post. Campers rejoice! Ultimate Guide to Hammock […] Read more

Biting bugs will take the fun out of any outdoor adventure. In this post, you’ll learn about the best electronic bug repellents and killers – including battery and corded options. These devices are great for camping and backyard living – killing or repelling mosquitoes, black flies, gnats and more. Have young children? Here are the […] Read more

How to Keep Food Cold While Camping (18 Chilly Tips & Gear)

Planning a camping trip and want to keep your food nice and cold? In this post, you’ll learn how to keep food cold while camping. I include 9 tips to keep your cooler cold for longer, 5 food safety tips, and 4 of the best camping coolers available. Having cold camping food means that you’ll eat […] Read more

13 Best Family Camping Tents: Ultimate Guide (Budget, Premium and Specialty)

If you’re going camping, you’re going to need a tent. But which one should you get? In this ultimate guide to the best family camping tents, we sorted through 100+ tents (many were awful) to find these 13 great options that we feel are the best options for families. Best Family Camping Tents: A Buyers […] Read more

14 Fun Camping Activities for Adults: Campfire, Classic, and Active

So you’re going camping. What will you do to pass the time? In this post, you’ll learn about 14 fun camping activities for adults. Let’s get started! 14 Fun Camping Activities for Adults Just because you are all grown up doesn’t mean you are too old for camping activities. In fact, this list of 14 […] Read more