Beata Antoszek's blog

KidCo PeaPod

Beata Antoszek

Do you travel a lot with your kids? Do you need to drag along a travel crib or pack and play?

Outdoor Clothing

Beata Antoszek

Did your mother always tell you to dress in layers? She was right.

How to Prepare Your Camping Gear for the Winter

Beata Antoszek

Winter is almost here and most of us already forgot about our camping gear, now stored in some dark corner in your garage.

Will Oprah Bring More People Camping

In the past month of October we heard a lot about Oprah Winfrey visiting Yosemite National Park with her best friend Gayle. Her visit was also featured in two parts on her own show.

Bear Encounters

Did you ever wonder how dangerous black bears really are and what to do to avoid bear encounter and even more importantly a bear attack? Are you or your kids afraid of bears?

Favorite Kids Activities

It is the beginning of fall and so it is time to sum up our summer camping adventures.

These were and are our all time favourite activities for kids in the summer:


Fall Camping.

Summer is officially over, but we are still looking forward to some fall camping. We are still planning at least one more trip for Thanksgiving. This is when we winterize our RV and the park closes for the winter.

5 Easy Camping Recipes

I decided to give you five of my easiest recipes that kids love. They can be easily prepared while camping and they are all vegan and gluten free, to fit the needs of children with various sensitivities.

22 Tips for Camping with Kids

Hiking on the Bruce Trail

Why I Love RVing

Healthy Camp Cooking

Camping on Manitoulin Island

Manitoulin boasts to be the largest freshwater island in the world and is located on the north end of Lake Huron. There are two ways you can get there from the main land:

Backpacking with Children

As many backpacking enthusiasts tell me, backpacking is a sport and should be taken seriously. It is not just a little stroll in the woods and it has its own rules and requirements.


Camping with Your Family Pet

Kids and pets go together like peas and carrots. Many families camping with kids bring along their pets. Dogs are very popular at family campgrounds, and should follow the campground rules set for pets.