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8 ways our family of 4 prepped for a 6-week camping road trip

Camping road trip: 8 ways our family prepared for 6 weeks of popup camping

A 6-week camping road trip is a not-insignificant amount of time to travel. Especially in a car. With a popup camper. And two kids. Our plans for a February and March road trip throughout California included a range of climates and areas, from the redwood forests near Oregon, to the deserts of California’s arid southeast. …


Family road trip: Popup camping in 5 states over a month

Family road trip: Packing for a month

Follow our St. Clair family summer road trip of 4 weeks, 5 states, and 3,851 miles: All posts Summer camping setup 2021 An epic family road trip: A month of popup camping. One traveling family of four. Camping, adventuring, kayaking, romping, and wandering across five states: Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, and Utah. How in the …


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Best Father’s Day gift ideas for travel and family adventures 2021

We have to start these Father’s Day gift ideas with a confession: Anthony can’t stand most gift ideas for dad. For starters, Anthony doesn’t golf, so all those golf gift tropes go right over his head. And ties? Um, no. It’s been years since he last wore a tie. Anthony’s a pretty simple guy. But …


A Eureka camp stove is a meaningful Father's Day gift idea!

Best camper propane stove for families: Eureka Ignite Camp Stove

Camper propane stove review: Eureka 2-Burner Ignite Plus Verdict: With excellent flame control and space for big cooking, this budget-friendly, durable Eureka camper propane stove cured our family’s propane cooking blues. We didn’t need a new camper propane stove… But we needed one. With so many camp stoves available, finding ours took some searching. It …