May 21, 2018

What is it about family groups cooking together on campsites that fills me with mild dread?  Couldn’t my next camping trip with extended family have the potential to be like a scene from an italian olive oil commercial? Generations gathered around long picnic tables, d...

July 2, 2017

Feeding a family from a field can be challenging, particularly if you have very young children with you. A hungry toddler crying for food just can’t wait for the bbq coals to heat up, and you may wish for an instant meal to stop the tears and get your tiny buddy from h...

June 8, 2017

Lets face it, there is alot of time for eating when you’re camping and what’s nicer than gathering around the campfire with a glass (plastic cup!) of wine and a few of your favourite delicious treats to bring you a little joy. I’ll be adding some ideas of tiny tasty tr...

June 8, 2017

Young children can be fairly easily entertained in nature – some sticks, mud, water and leaves can keep them busy for ages, particularly if there are other children to play with, but there are times when one of them may need some quiet time on their own, or if the weat...

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August 9, 2019

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Minimalist Mum UK

Hello, I'm Briony, a mother to two young children on a mission to get my family outdoors more often and more easily. Join me on my journey from overpacked estate car to grab-’n-go easy camping kit. So leave the lanterns, chuck out the chairs, kiss goodbye to the gadgets and let's go Mini Camping.



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