Camping cooking essentials to help you camp in style and comfort

camping setup

We love cooking and that doesn’t change when we go camping or road tripping in our campervan.  We don’t subscribe to the thought of eating rubbish just because we aren’t at home.  In fact, some of the best meals we’ve eaten have been done on tiny stoves in the camper or in our dutch oven.  […]

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Camping checklist – a list of the most basic but essential items for tent camping

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I love doing up these kinds of lists because they work.  We all use some or all of this type of equipment.  Personally, I’m always looking for new bits and pieces to add to our camping kit to make our life as easy as possible. This is our camping list of essential items to make […]

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Roast lamb

ingredients for roast lamb

Dutch oven roast lamb When we go camping, we absolutely love cooking a roast in our dutch oven.  We have a few Dutch ovens, a larger one for when we are cooking for a crowd and a smaller one when it’s just us.  When we are on a quick weekend trip, we also usually do […]

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Portable toilet waste disposal – how to empty a chemical toilet correctly

dumping station for portable toilets - portable toilet waste disposal

Empyting portable camping toilets or the cassettes from your permanent RV toilets is usually a job that one person in the family gets.  If you’re like me, I am happy to leave that job to Chad.  It’s not that it’s a typical boys job.  It’s more that I have a really weak stomach and the […]

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Why you should have a dutch oven in your camping kit

Camping doesn’t mean eating poorly.  Even though we are technically roughing it when we leave our home and head outdoors, we are firm believers that we don’t have to rough it when it comes to food.  If you have a dutch oven, cooking becomes a very simple and amazing food and camping experience.  A little […]

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What to look for when buying a portable toilet

outdoors toilet

With so many portable camping toilets on the market, it’s easy to get confused with all the options.  Whilst many of them offer similar functions or features, there are always some slight differences that you need to consider.  Ultimately, the buying decision has to be about your purpose for buying the portable toilet and your […]

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Australian camping recipes – how to make damper

damper - australian camping recipes

Australian camping recipes – how to make damper In Australia, there’s a great camping tradition that involves cooking damper on a campfire.  Camping in Australia is very casual, so this damper suits the mood perfectly.  It can be made in a camp oven, over the hot coals by wrapping it in foil or simply wrapping […]

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How to use and care for a chemical toilet

camping in the woods - portable chemical toilets

There are many reasons why you should consider buying a portable toilet if you are planning on doing long road trips or spending a lot of time outdoors.  Camping and road tripping in RVs and campervans are some of the leading pastimes in the world.  Having a toilet makes life on the road so much […]

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The top 11 reasons why you should buy a portable camping toilet

12 top reasons why you should buy a portable camping toilet

The top 11 reasons why you should buy a portable camping toilet Buying a portable camping toilet is a must if you are into camping or road trips. Today’s portable toilets are so modern, easy to use and affordable that it makes sense to have one with you. 1. Convenience – Traveling on road trips […]

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