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camping with a toddler!

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Yup we are taking our 2 year old DD camping in may for the first time! Anyone done this?? real camping with a tent?? Any advice?
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by on May. 1, 2012 at 1:06 AM
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fairybaby55
by Sara on May. 1, 2012 at 5:25 PM

 Yes we have... they love it!  They aren't crabby at all about sleeping in a tent... that's more the parents LOL.

ballerina.2006
by Silver Member on May. 1, 2012 at 5:30 PM
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Lots of blankets! Lots of socks! And beanie hats! Mittens may be helpful too depending how cold it gets at night and how squirmy your kids are when sleeping.

Bug spray and sun screen are musts!

Bring some outside toys... Shovels, pails, cars, whatever.

Lots of wet wipes!

We go camping every July! We started this when we were dating. Dd was only a couple months old on her first trip. So this year will be our 8th annual camping trip :) And I still forget at least one important item every year!
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KedrynsMommie
by on May. 1, 2012 at 5:34 PM
Ds has been camping several times since he was about 8 months old.. ok so we camped at ren faire and it was a city park lol but its good practice!
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Kainalu55
by on May. 2, 2012 at 3:40 AM
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if you have a portable dvd player or iPad for your daughter to use, bring it!

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