Family camping hack: Cook your first night's meal before you leave
Melissa's tip was echoed by many others:
When we have gone camping, my mom always made sloppy joes, easy to warm up that first night. Many a night camping as a family when I was a kid meant setting up in the dark because we were so late getting out of the house/city. Having a meal that was good for warming up and eating instantly (and in the dark) was always helpful.
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