Erin C. B. Lopez

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13 Best Halloween Cookies to Make This Fall

Hey, maybe a ghost ate them! *Wink.*<p>These friendly ghosts, witch fingers and pumpkin mummies are haunting our Halloween dessert tables in the best possible way. They're sure to be gone without a trace (okay, <i>maybe</i> they'll leave a crumb trail!) before the end of Bobby Pickett's "Monster Mash."

Baked Brie Recipes For Easy (Cheesy) Entertaining

Melted cheese = love.<p>There are many reasons we love brie. This French cheese is soft, buttery and mild enough to go with pretty much anything. It's a mellow partner for super savory flavors and an even better match for sweet ones. Perhaps our favorite thing about brie, however, is how incredible it …

10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

Campgrounds and Camping Reservations

The Best Double Sleeping Bag for Car-Camping Couples

After recruiting nine sleeping-bag-testing couples to try out a total of six double bags on three group camping trips, we reached the conclusion that …

10 best glamping spots in Northern California

Forget pitching a tent and sleeping on the ground.<p>We've tracked down 10 places in Northern California where you can have that wonderful "great outdoors" experience and sleep comfortably.<p>From pretty log cabins in Mount Lassen National Park to yurts perched over the Pacific in Big Sur, these …

Wedding Color Palette: Desert Neutrals

It's no secret that casual, rustic weddings have become increasingly popular amongst brides and grooms-to-be. But say you favor that laid-back aesthetic but prefer to channel it in a more refined style, then you should consider a wedding color palette (and theme) that showcases desert neutrals.<p>This …

How to Give the Perfect Bridal Shower Gift

<i>This post originally appeared on ElizabethRider.com.</i><p>Wedding season brings (bridal) shower season and it's time to break free from the norm and shower your bride with the best gift at the party.<p>One of my favorite things to shower on a bride-to-be is a fun open basket of goodies that she'll love to …

Matthiola Party Decor

starting at $7<p>Matthiola Party Decor<p>Bring your party dreams to life with chic bunting banners, centerpieces, table signs and more. Designed by our …

30 Bridal Shower Game Ideas

Looking for bridal shower game ideas? We’ve got tons, including games from our favorite wedding experts who’ve played them all. Here are some bridal shower game ideas that are sure to provide creative, quirky diversions that attendees can get excited about. See which bridal shower games you and …

Weddings

The 30 Worst Decisions You Can Make at a Campground

You don’t have to be Bear Grylls to enjoy a good camping trip, there are options for every camping skill level and travel taste. Campground camping …

The "I Hate Camping" Person's Guide to Surviving a Family Camping Trip

So you somehow got roped into a family camping trip this summer. If the word camping inspires a particular feeling of dread in the pit of your belly …

The 10 best national parks in the US

After considering location, accessibility, and scenery, we picked the 10 parks that must make your must-visit list — whether it be for a week-long …

How to Buy a Used Tent Trailer | family camping

3-year-old pop-up tent trailers are easy to find and inexpensive<p>Last month I wrote an article on two interesting new pop-up tent trailers (see Pop-up …

RVs

How to Go Camping (and Actually Enjoy It)

Speaking of bears, I’m a big wuss when it comes to sleeping outdoors. But Liz Stanley from Say Yes raves about camping everywhere from Maine to …

28 Camping Dessert Recipes We're Drooling Over

If there's one thing we love about camping, it's all the delicious foods you can make right on top of an open fire.<p>In the slideshow below, we look at …

Oz Farm camping

Join Hipcamp<br>Discover the best camping near meHost campers on Hipcamp<p>Join with Facebook<p>or<p>By signing up, I agree to Hipcamp's terms and privacy …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …