Matthew Raupp

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30 Homemade Candy Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Candy is awesome. Homemade candy is better—here are 30 recipes we love.<p><b>Is there anything better than eating handfuls of candy</b> until you teeter on the edge of sheer bliss and belly-aching agony? We say no. There's only one way to make this time-honored pastime better, and that's indulging in …

Dessert

Hello, beautiful. 8 great international slow cooker recipes: http://thekitc.hn/1biUo7S

7 reasons why you should go camping with your kids

Isaac takes a break in his hammock. Photo: Susan Goldberg.<p>We spent last week camping. Seven days, <b>in a tent,</b> cooking over a Coleman stove, peeing in …

20 Best Backpacking Sleeping Bags

Click on a bag for more info.<p>This post has been updated to reflect the best sleeping bags of 2014. Our earlier selections are on the following …

5 Great iPhone Apps to Go Camping With

If you’re a hardcore fan of the outdoors, the arrival of summer can only mean one thing—it’s time to get the tent out of the attic, throw everything into the car, and head off for a stay under the stars. It sounds idyllic, but as with all family holidays, it’s all too easy to end up bickering in …

Camping Supply List : What to pack? | Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Clothing<p>Long pants<br>• Shorts<br>• Socks (plus extras in case you get wet)<br>• Underwear (plus long underwear if needed)<br>• Pajamas or other sleepwear<br>• Short-sleeved …

Top 3 Tips to Get Ready for a Camping Trip

Camping list and stuff Sacks …<br>Camping Gear Checklist and Duffel Bags<p>Do you have a camping list? Did you use a checklist for that big pile of camping …

5 Cars Cool for Camping

SUVs and bigger-built cars provide storage space for your gear.<p>Camping season is here and it's time to pack up the car and kids, head to the …

What’s the Best Car to Camp in?

Bear Grylls may like to quench his thirst with a nice hot cup of his own frothy urine, but for me, roughing it means the hotel doesn’t offer HBO and …

Inflatable Back Seat Mattress

If the car's a-rockin', don't come a-knockin'. And even if the car is sitting completely still, please do not disturb because it probably means I am …

How to: Turn Your Car Into a Camper

Earlier this year, I was awarded a National Geographic Young Explorers Grant to spend four months driving around the United States documenting nocturnal culture with my partner and collaborator, Kevin Weidner (who helped me write this piece), and our two dogs (check out my piece on late-night …

Car camping. Throw everything and the kitchen sink into the back of the SUV for the weekend. http://t.co/GYwA5AIKvG

The Best Places to Go Camping (Top Spots List)

01 of 07<p>The best places to camp in the United States offer a variety of landscapes--beaches, mountains, rivers, lakes and deserts-and a variety of …

National Parks

Planning a Family Camping Trip - Mom's Ups and Downs

Since the start of the school year, both parents and kids have all been busy dealing with office work, school work and household chores. And just a …

Truck Campers

Watch the full Video<p>No matter where you want to go, or what you want to tow, your Lance Truck Camper will take you there. Imagine total freedom. In a …

RVs

Healthy No-Cook Camping Snacks

One of the great things about camping is being completely immersed in all things natural. Breathing the fresh air, taking in the scenic views, not a single building in sight. It's a healthy way to reset your mind and spirit. But if you're munching on potato chips and store-bought cookies, you're …

Ultimate California Highway 1 Road Trip

Laguna Beach to Santa Monica<p>Highway 1 begins unceremoniously, emerging from a tangle of freeway ramps in Orange County’s Dana Point. There’s a …

California

Hiking the John Muir Trail: Going Out to Go In

“I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ~ John Muir<p>Drawing wild-eyed wanderers and scruffy-haired men from around the world, the 211-mile John Muir Trail has a reputation of immeasurable proportions. Making its way …