Normandy Farms Blog

Posted November 3, 2016

Cleaning Out Your Camper’s Waterlines

Cleaning out your camper or RV’s waterlines is an important step in maintaining the basic functions of your home-on-wheels. Cleaning out your water lines will help ensure that your hoses are free of gunk and odor and that your drinking water tastes fresh. Whether you are cleaning them out before winterizing your unit, or if […]

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Posted October 13, 2016

7 Fun Halloween Games for Kids

Camping with the kids during the fall is a great chance to spend some time outside while the weather is cool and the leaves are changing. While there is plenty to do around the campground this time of year, sometimes it is more fun to make your own games and activities and play them around […]

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Posted September 16, 2016

Impress Your Family and Friends With a Great Campfire

Building a campfire can seem like an easy task, but anyone who has attempted it before knows that it is not as simple as it seems. Sometimes you don’t have enough kindling, the environmental conditions aren’t just right, or your wood-stacking technique just isn’t up to par. But don’t worry- follow these simple steps and […]

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Posted July 26, 2016

7 Must-Have Camping Apps

Many people think of camping as a reason to disconnect from technology, but we have found that technology can enhance the camping experience on many different levels. While you should not have your face in your phone the entire trip, there are many Apps that you can download to make your next camping trip easier […]

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Posted July 19, 2016

Camping Survival Kit

To get started with the camping survival kit I went to the dollar store. Yes, seriously the dollar store has amazing stuff. I will share with you my ideas, but add what you would use and subtract what you wouldn’t. DIY Camping Survival Kit at thebensonstreet.com Don’t forget something to keep everything handy in. I […]

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Posted June 23, 2016

6 Tips for Healthy Grilling

Camping and grilling go hand-in-hand. Everyone loves to roll out the grill and cook their favorite meals while enjoying the outdoors. Grilling is generally seen as a healthy alternative to frying food or even baking it. While this is true, there has been extensive research on the negative effect of carcinogens on the body and […]

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Posted June 13, 2016

7 Fun Camping Activities to do with Dad

Father’s day is coming in just a few short weeks. Camping is always a great way to spend some quality time with the family, and it can also be a great opportunity to bond with Dad this Father’s Day. Doing things with Dad can have some serious benefits. Don’t get us wrong, we love Moms […]

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Posted May 21, 2016

5 DIY Campsite Decorations for Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is a day designed to honor the brave, selfless men and women who lost their lives fighting for our country and our freedom. A lot of families take the opportunity to go camping for the 3-day weekend. Our park will certainly be full! Whether you’re camping or staying home and having a barbecue, […]

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Posted April 20, 2016

8 Green Ideas for Earth Day

Earth Day 2016 falls on Friday April 22nd and its the 46th year of a movement that continues to inspire, motivate, and educate people on the importance and the benefits of treating our planet better! There are lots of ways for people to go green! At our park we recycle, use eco-friendly cleaning products, plant […]

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Posted February 12, 2016

5 Camping Essentials for your Dog

Here at Normandy Farms, we love when you bring your four-legged friends with you on your family vacation. After all, it wouldn’t be a family vacation without your fur-children! When you’re packing up for the trip and checking off your list of supplies, don’t forget these dog items that will make their trip easy, safe, […]

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