first camping trip!

Our first camping trip is this weekend. We are not going far, but it will be our first try at a family camping trip. In preparation for this trip, I did a test run of putting together the camper. I am proud to report that I put it together all by myself….well, except for the final snaps.
Here is Samantha inside.

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We also stocked up on camping supplies. It is hard to see in this pic, but we have a lot of camping supplies stored in our sink area.

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And, the sleeping bags can be stored in a bench!

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Here is the camper all set up with 2 Shimpi campers šŸ™‚

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And, now for the story…. and it involves splitting firewood. Before the “incident” here is the pile of split firewood for our trip –

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After putting up the camper I decided to split wood for our camping trip. All was good until I got to an uneven log and placed it next to the pile. When I chopped, another log flew up and hit me right in the face. No broken nose, but a bloody nose and lip and face lacerations. It looks like my log splitting days are over. This girl power thing might just be overrated!

 

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2 responses to “first camping trip!

  1. Ouch!! Have fun. You are a braver woman than I!

  2. LOVE the camper, soo much more comfy than sleeping on the ground šŸ™‚ I’m glad you are ok, but please let the Shimpi men do the wood in the future šŸ™‚

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