67 results found for 12 Essential Camping Supplies.

Essential Pet Supplies

Essential Pet Supplies

Shop for your new buddy before he comes home. That way you'll be able to devote yourself to getting to know each other instead of scurrying off to the store during those first few days. Let's see what you need.

Doggerel

A crate is like a den. Crates come in many forms—wire, plastic, aluminum, on wheels, with handles, and in various colors and sizes. For potty training, safe travel, and confinement if the dog is injured or ill, you can't beat a crate.

Grades:

Essential Woodworking Tools

Essential Woodworking Tools

Crafty Clues

When you buy power tools, consider buying one of the newer systems that works off an interchangeable rechargeable power pack. That way there's no cord to trip over and the tools are completely portable.

Safety Signals

Teach your child to be careful when carrying tools. She should always hold the sharp edges or points downward and away from her body. When handing a tool to another person, hand it to him handle first.

Grades:

Safety Tips for Hiking and Camping

Planning and preparation

Safety Tips for Hiking and Camping

Hiking is an ideal warm weather activity for families. It gives you and your kids a chance to be active, explore nature, and spend time away from the lure of television and video games. Whether you're planning on a quick day hike, or a camping adventure, take the time to review some basic safety guidelines before you hit the trail.

Plan Your Itinerary

Grades:
Updated: March 2, 2021

The 5 Best Family Tents for Camping This Summer

the 5 best tents for family camping

Editor’s Note: We know raising kids can be hard. That’s why we’re dedicated to making your life easier with the latest and greatest parenting advice and products. We wanted to let you know that if you chose to purchase one of the items featured in this post, we may receive a small commission for it.

In this article, you will find:

Debunking Myths About Summer Camp

Expense & Homesickness

Debunking Myths About Summer Camp

by Maya Cohen

Thinking about sending your kids to overnight summer camp, but unsure of what to expect? We dispel common myths about camp, so you can confidently send your children packing this summer. For many children, summer camp activities are the most fun they'll have all year!

1. Camp is for the children of wealthy parents; I can't afford it.

Grades:
Updated: March 2, 2021

Paper Christmas Tree Craft

Young girl pasting tissue paper to paper Christmas tree

Editor’s Note:We know raising kids can be hard. That’s why we’re dedicated to making your life easier with the latest and greatest parenting advice and products. We wanted to let you know that if you chose to purchase one of the items featured in this post, we may receive a small commission for it.

Updated: March 2, 2021

10 Gender-Neutral Birthday Party Themes for Kids

10 gender-neutral birthday party ideas for kids

Editor’s Note: We know raising kids can be hard. That’s why we’re dedicated to making your life easier with the latest and greatest parenting advice and products. We wanted to let you know that if you chose to purchase one of the items featured in this post, we may receive a small commission for it.

Setting Up Your Changing Station

Setting Up Your Changing Station

Babyproofing

Make sure that the baby wipes you buy do not contain alcohol. Alcohol will make your baby's bottom too dry.

Here's what you should have on hand whenever you change your baby:

Grades:

Nutty Nutrition

Nutty Nutrition

It's true — nuts are loaded with fat. In fact, one cup of nuts contains close to 800 calories and 70 grams of fat. Does this mean that you should never eat nuts again? Definitely not. Everyone needs some fat to maintain good health, and nuts provide the essential fats we need in their most wholesome and natural form.

Grades:

What Are Lesson Plans for Homeschooling and Why Are They Important?

What Are Lesson Plans for Homeschooling and Why Are They Important?

A lesson plan breaks down a curriculum for a topic into "pieces" and relates those pieces to a student for a specific period of time. In other words, a lesson plan is a map that shows you how to get to your goal for a student – completing a curriculum in the allotted time, such as a school year – from where you are at the moment. Lesson planning is how to make sure that you get through all of the material you need to cover with a student within the time you have designated for this purpose.

Grades:
Updated: May 15, 2019

Summer Jobs for Teens: The Hunt

Summer Jobs for Teens: The Hunt

Prepare your teen for the working world. Our tips can help you teach him about the job-finding process.Three good reasons for your teen to take a summer job are:

  • Earn cash
  • Build character
  • Prepare for a career

    Earn Cash
    Which jobs are more lucrative: those that pay a flat rate or an hourly rate? Hourly rate jobs have higher earning potential if the number of hours is expandable.

  • Grades: