Starting Car Camping – Part One: Gear

Part one of a two part series on getting started as a car-camping family. In this post, I look as the essential gear and where you should spend and where you can scrimp.

3 years ago

Gender Appropriate Toys

How a set of green rubber Rainbow Loom cat ears prompted me to examine my own perceptions about gendered toys, and wonder how those impact my son.

3 years ago

Selfies

Why I don’t care if me taking selfies bugs you.

3 years ago

Advice on Community Involvement

Why I am involved so heavily in my community, and four pieces of advice if you’re interested in getting involved where you live.

3 years ago

4th Annual Hicks Lake Camp-tacular

Hicks Lake is tucked on the east side of Harrison Lake, a little section of Sasquatch Provincial Park, one of the prettiest and probably my favourite campsite we’ve tried in BC.

3 years ago

Monck Provincial Park

We checked out Monck Provincial Park, located near Merritt in BC. Definitely recommended.

3 years ago

And Now We Are Six

My annual letter to my child on the sixth anniversary of his arrival to this world.

3 years ago

The Camping Toybox

We bring along a special Camping Toybox when we go camping as a family. Here’s what’s in it.

3 years ago