With April Fool's just past, we hope you are having *LOL* (for the uninitiated...laugh out loud) kind of week. In fact, why not make it a LOL month, year or even an entire lifetime? There's nothing a good chuckle or hearty, gutsy laugh can't solve.
So much so that we invited Christine Marr, our very own *LLE* (lovely laughter expert) to share with you The Tao of Camping - a way to incorporate laughter into your everyday camping, hiking and RVing life. Once you've worked up a hearty appetite, try some our RV tested family meals that get you from famished to full in a blink of an eye. We show you how to beam from ear to ear as you save cash with RV and camping discounts that are right for you. Then share a smile with your grandkids and kelp KaBoom build more playgrounds and give more giggles.
Just to get you going, we thought you'd enjoy this little snippet we stumbled across:
Meet Merlin, the road-trippin' dog
Meet Cindy and her Australian Shepherd Merlin. They travel across the US in the "Merlinmobile" taking amazing photos and sharing the details of their trips on their very amusing blog! Find out how the two became so inseparable, and the things she's learned along the way and get her great tips on traveling with pets.
Family meals for hungry RVers
After an exciting day on the road travelling to attractions, looking at museums, visiting parks or just clocking up a few hundred miles, you arrive at the campsite and get the RV hooked up or perhaps even pitch the tent. After exploring the campground, food is next on the list, "What's to eat" the family ask? They are always hungry on the road, so it must be quick, easy to prepare and serve. Try these easy to create masterpieces that save on time, but not on taste...enjoy!
Leave No Trace 7 Principles
As outdoors enthusiasts, campers and RVers are more aware than others of the negative impact humans leave on the environment. We need to proactively take measures to protect and preserve our precious resources. One new philosophy that defines 7 principles for doing so is the Leave No Trace Movement. Learn how you can minimize your impact on our environment.
RV and camping discounts that are right for you
Everyone loves saving a little bit of money on the road. Having a few dollars knocked off your campsite fee each night sure adds up! Doing the research to find the right discount programs or membership clubs, then filling in the nominal paperwork to entitle you to savings and camping perks before you head on the road makes a lot of sense. We've made it easy by providing an outline of the major camping and RVing discount programs and membership clubs to start you off...start saving now!
The Tao of camping
The sights and sounds of a beautiful wooded campground naturally lend themselves to mindfulness and meditation. But who says meditation needs to be a solemn, still endeavor? Many have said that 'laughter is the best medicine', so giggle away your cares with raucous irreverence and cultivate a healthy sense of humor about yourself by trying a simple laughing meditation.
Camp with Gramps
Spending time with your grandkids count among life's most precious moments. How about enriching the lives of children everywhere this year while doing what you love doing best, hanging out with your grandkids? Let us give you some fun outdoors ideas and tell you how you can help KaBoom, a non-profit organization towards building a playground for kids.
California Dreaming: A Top Ten List
Think hard about the last time you visited California. Think about the sights you saw, the people you met, the foods you devoured, the music you heard, the fragrance wafting in the air around you. Do any of these cities in our top ten places to visit in the Golden State come to mind?
Take the BBQ for a spin
Ever wonder what it would be like to be a camper at an Australian campground? Let's give you a little insight...
Bloke 1: "Oi mate, chuck another shrimp on the barby I'm starvin'"
Bloke 2: "No worries...ah crikey, the barbys cactus mate, she aint gona cook to well on ere, we'll have to get the backup barby out mate."
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