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Neighborhood Block Party Meets Street Fair

By: Donna Hup, donnahup.com Growing up I loved when our small neighborhood would get together on holidays and have a block party. We would each bring a dish and there would be music playing. Sometimes we'd just plan one on a weekend that didn't have a holiday because they were so much fun. Clear Lake's Thursdays...
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Tips for the Camping Newbie

By: Jody Halsted, FamilyRambling.com So you’re ready to do it. Really jump in and do it right. You’re ready to take your family camping! Congratulations! Camping is an incredible family activity filled with fresh air, exciting explorations, outdoor cooking, and (kids’ favorites) dirt, sticks & rocks! It’s an adventure designed to bring your family closer together...
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Camping Tips

By: Jody Halsted, FamilyRambling.com Ready to plan your family’s camping adventure? A few handy tips:
  • Check your bedding. An inexpensive ‘egg crate’ mattress cover can make a thin mattress or air mattress much more comfortable.
  • Bring outdoor lighting. Solar powered ground stakes are easy and inexpensive or make your items multi-task and attach a head lamp to...
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Plan a Multigenerational Camping Vacation in Clear Lake

By: Jody Halsted, FamilyRambling.com Gone are the days of visits to Grandma & Grandpa’s house – the new family get together involves active getaways! And there is no better large group activity than camping! Camping offers the best variety of everything – lodging, activities, even dining! And the best part about camping is that it is...
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