Month: June 2016
Finding a campground
Our style of camping might be a bit different than most. We, generally, look for small out-of-the-way places to camp that are near quirky and historic sites. Our preference is to find a place where few camp so we can enjoy the forests and the solitude. Most of our trips are 4 day weekends at […]
What’s Bugging you?
This the season for mosquitos, annoying gnats and ticks. Arggggh! Because DEET can’t be used on skin safely, We have been using a blend of essential oils that we find very effective–as long as we re-apply about every two hours in heavy bug season. For the Mosquitos and ticks I mix the following ingredients in […]
Sheets And Foam (and securing them)
We use the king-sized bed configuration in our Independence model and sleep with our heads near the opening for ease of exit. We have a super comfy princess and the pea thing going on because we put a 3″ 4 lb density heavy foam topper over the Casita foam cushions. Upon opening up the mattress, […]
Summer Egg Fashions
Looking through my posts, I realize I have not shared our Egg’s summer look with you. We camp year round so I have the large vibrant heavy quilt for Fall and Winter but needed a lighter, smaller quilt for the rest of the season to help with more frequent washing when rain brings in muddy […]
Perfecting the Camp Chair
Thanks to Aldi grocery and $12.99, my zen camping chair now has the perfect shade cover. It’s a lightweight and very compact 6′ beach umbrella! I use my favorite twisty bendable flex-ties to affix it to the chair (see my post on sticks and lights for a picture of those flex-ties). Nirvana! For those that […]
Paper Towel Solutions
Along with the space for a trash can dilemma, fits the problem of a paper towel dispenser. Since cabinet space is much too precious and finding a place for a hanging bracket was a challenge– Not to mention, a bracket requires remembering to secure the roll for transit. There just isn’t any fun in realizing, […]
Tell me, Is this Heaven??
Really, we all should all be more like dogs Road trip??? Yea!! Long, long walks in the woods?? Yea!! Food falling off the grill?? Yea!! Sleeping in the camper?? Yea!! You will be right there with me, day after day, right?? YEA, YEA, YEA!!!! ©2015,2016 zenandtheartoflittlehousetravelling.com. All rights reserved