Home Cooking and Camping


How to Find the Perfect Campsite

Finding a campsite that matches your needs can often be difficult. Therefore, it’s important to follow some simple guidelines and rules. When you’re choosie about the food you want to eat while camping, it can add an additional layer of stress to the choice.
You need to begin with making sure you check in with the agency that manages the area or land to ask about where exactly the allocated camping spots exist. It’s also important to enquire about what permits you need to be able to camp in the locations. This is because they tend to care for the area, mow it regularly with special zero turn radius mowers and remove all debris around the site. Next, it’s essential


A Look Into The Advantages Of Camping With Your Family

Camping is a wonderful activity that can be enjoyed by a group of friends or family. You can enjoy the outdoors with your family members or friends. It is such a wonderful pastime that more and more camping companies are sprouting up in the United States. The countryside of America has got many untouched natural beauties which will be a welcome relief from the highly crowded and polluted cities. These wooded areas have many wonderful fauna and flora that can be enjoyed by us. However the main challenge for us during camping is the availability of foods. Although it is true that we can even hunt certain games like ducks, geese, hare and other animals, it will be hard to cook them in the wild. One easy option is to buy an excellent gas smoker which uses gas to maintain the fire.


Camping is Fun with Food and Friends

I can never forget the fun I had with my family and friends.
You can also make your camping trip enjoyable and hassle free by keeping a few things in mind. Carry Zip bags, garbage bags, hand wash, hand sanitizer, pillows, paper plates and cups with you. Remember the is plenty of easy to carry gear right in you home kitchen that would be very handy out in the wilderness.
Learn to set up your tent beforehand to save time and trouble. Most importantly keep healthy snacks and drinks ready.
During my trip, there was much fun, but the most enjoyable part consisted of delicious snacks.
Kids were always asking for something to nibble and chew. Thankfully, I had with me a whole


Potato Flatbreads

I love to make and eat Potato Flatbreads. It is a proper meal and is relatively easy to make with an approximate preparing time of 20 minutes. These Potato Flatbreads are always a good choice for day trips. Camp at the countryside, explore the beauty and eat the potato flatbreads in your lunch, you are going to love it.
I am very much attracted to nature and that is why I love to go outside to spend some valuable moments with friends and family. Last weekend, I and 3 of my friends decided to go to the Cumberland Gap in the Cumberland Mountain region. We selected Cumberland Gap for camping as it was located near to our houses. We explored most part of the region and cooked potato flatbreads for lunch.
Recipe for Making Potato Flatbreads

Mashed potatoes – 1 ½ cup    (Approx: 3-4 potatoes)
Wheat flour – 2 ½ cups


Helpful Tips on Setting Up the Camping Area

Camping is an adventure filled exercise that keeps you on your toes all the way through and at the same time brings you close to nature. Setting up a camp where you will be spending some time is not that difficult a task but to get it right you have to keep some tips in mind. Here are some guidelines which are going to help you in setting up your camping area quickly and efficiently.

Selection of the area – The first step when setting up a camp is to select camp site. There are some necessary things that you would have to look out for before selecting the camp site. It is necessary to inspect the area first before setting up your camp so check whether the site is level or not. Look out for the trees and set up the camp nearby for some shade. Make sure that you have water close by so that you don’t have to go far away to get water.


Cheese and Onion Hand Pies

Cheese and Onion Hand Pies are smaller in size but are perfect for outdoor activities like camping, hiking or picnics. I have made them a couple of times and have found them to be very tasty. This recipe is easy to make but requires around 40 to 45 minutes to cook.
It was my mom’s birthday and I decided to make these cheese and onion hand pies for tea. Although I have a cook book which contains very good recipes for camping and home cooking, I was able to make this dish in 45 minutes or so without requiring any help. The best part was that my mom loved it.


Camping With Infants

Camping with infants is not an easy task because it requires a lot of patience and increases the work that you have to do in and around the camp. Although it is lovely to be out and about with the whole family if your toddler loves to be outside but taking care of infants in open air is a tough job. The following are some suggestions on how to have a successful camping trip with your kids.

First of all, there is no need to carry all of your baby’s gear. Take some of their