Month: June 2016

How We Enjoyed Our First Picnic?

Picnicking can be a fun way to spend time outdoors with the family. There is nothing like sitting outside in the fresh air and enjoying food with your loved ones. To truly enjoy a picnic, a little planning can help ensure everything works out as planned. A first picnic can be a success with some good food and friends and family. The key to making my first picnic a success was just relaxing and understanding that nothing ever goes perfectly, but that doesn’t have to mean everyone isn’t having fun. My first picnic was fun because it was simple...

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Where Was Our First Camping?

One of my first camping trips took place in the back-country at Myakka River State Park, in Sarasota Florida. I planned to hike to a comfortable camping site on the Bee Island Loop, which is a 12-mile segment that stretches along a 38-mile hiking trail created and maintained by the Florida Trail Association. This was beautiful backcountry and much safer than hiking cross country across a Florida highway. After finding my beautiful camping spot, I started to unpack my camping gears. My backpack had my pup tent, sleeping bag, a small supply of food and cooking gear. My most...

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