Before you go: Tips for camping with a baby, toddler, or preschooler
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Before you go: Tips for camping with a baby, toddler, or preschooler

This post is going above and beyond your usual roundup of “Top 10 Tips” to give you links to tips on top of tips that I’ve shared on camping with a baby, camping with a toddler, and camping with preschoolers as well. Tips to help before you go camping with a baby, toddler, or preschooler:…

Pack This! Insect repellent clothing for babies and toddlers
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Pack This! Insect repellent clothing for babies and toddlers

Last week in southwest Florida, when I decided to pull over in my rental car and take a quick photo of a glorious purple sunset over a saltwater marsh, I was quickly–and memorably!–introduced to the burning agony known locally as “the attack of the sand flies.” When I jumped back into the air conditioned car,…

Roundup: Top tips for camping with babies and toddlers (and preschoolers!)

Roundup: Top tips for camping with babies and toddlers (and preschoolers!)

Who’s ready to go camping with babies, toddlers, and preschoolers this summer?! I realized over Father’s Day weekend that we’ve been camping with kids for 10 years already–what an anniversary! We’ve certainly learned a thing or two along the way. 😉 Here is a roundup of tips to help you plan and prepare, and pack for…

Pack This! The Superyard for camping with a baby or toddler
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Pack This! The Superyard for camping with a baby or toddler

If you’ll be car camping with a baby or toddler this summer, the Superyard play yard  or “safety fence” may prove helpful in several possible ways. The 6- or 8-panel, flexible system can be used to corral your crawler and cruiser, while giving them a safe space to play with toys while you set up your…

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Three campsites to avoid when camping with babies, toddlers and young children

There’s plenty to think about when planning and packing for a family camping trip with children under 5 years – especially if this is the first time you’ll be camping with your little one(s). I’ve covered the topic in detail in Travels with Baby, but I was recently reminded how location, location, location can make…

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Five Easy Foods to Pack for Camping Trips with Little Kids

My entire life I’ve watched my family—and later my in-laws—set up camp kitchens in the wilderness to put my own at home to shame (this includes a rafting trip we took through a remote wilderness area where we camped in a different site each night and all the food and gear traveled in our boats)….