Backyard Camping Fun With The Kids

Just open your back door and enjoy the great outdoors right in your own yard.

Camping out in your backyard can be a wonderful experience for kids of all ages.  When the weather is nice, our family spends a lot of time outdoors.  

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Backyard Camping Fun With The Kids

Yesterday with a little help from the kids,  we set up a tent in the backyard, tossed in some sleeping bags, a few pillows, a flashlight and the kids were all set for a backyard campout. From the moment we set up the tent, the kids were excited!


The kids ran around, playing tag, jumping in and out of the pool, screaming, yelling and laughing it up!

For dinner, I made something simple: BBQ Chicken Chili with the leftovers from the Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches. I tossed in a can of red kidney beans, one can of pinto beans and a can of pork and beans. Slowly cooked ingredients with the BBQ Chicken and served with cheesy Cornmeal Mush.

To continue with the campout theme, you could serve this meal in paper bowls or your metal camping bowls. Around eight o’clock, we all settled in the tent and our nine year old read a few ghost stories….scary-y-y-y-y-y.

This morning everyone woke up to pancakes and juice for breakfast.

What are some of your fun things to do camping in your backyard?

As always, my quick and easy recipes for Busy Moms can be found on my website Noel’s Kitchen Tips.com.

Visit my new Amazon Kitchen Store  for some of my recommended appliances, storage and kitchen needs along with some of my favorite cookbooks and aprons to help you with your family meal planning. Maybe even spend a day out on the lake in your fishing boat and come back to the great outdoors in your backyard.

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Noel is a CEO and Mother of 4 who can be found blogging from her home office, who's passionate about family, nutrition, fitness and supporting others reach their health & fitness goals. Noel uses her blog to share about simple, healthy recipes, nutrition tips, walking, workouts and a little sprinkle of life! She created Noel's Kitchen Tips teaching families how to make budget friendly meal and healthy recipes. She's blessed to have the opportunity to be able to teach busy moms and families how to use food and cooking as a means of bringing family meal times back to the table and stay fit.

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