WIAW #28: Camping Eats

It’s Wednesday…which means it’s not only Hump Day but it’s also What I Ate Wednesday!

I’m pretty excited to share with you something completely different for me – today, I’m sharing food from Saturday, when B and I went camping! That’s right, all of these meals are from my time in the woods.

For breakfast, B made some bacon and eggs over the campfire. Plus some freshly “toasted” bread. And grapes. Not a bad way to start the day!


i ate these grapes all weekend

i ate these grapes all weekend

We took a pretty long hike and by the time we stopped for lunch, i was starving!  We ended up stopping along the route and eating on a rock with a great view. Bread, cheese, veggies and meat sticks for lunch. Easy, and packed in a backpack!


Here’s a pic of our lunch WITH the view:


Dinner was once again over the campfire. While B was preparing it, I snacked on some more veggies and cheese and grapes. Come on, you didn’t think we ate ALL of that for lunch, did you?




camping dinner

And dinner was SO perfectly cooked. I don’t know how he did it, but we had potatoes, onions and steak – all made over the campfire. Such a good dinner!

Oh and don’t worry – we also roasted marshmallows over the fire for dessert. I had two…or four or five.


Some questions for you:

  1. Do you like s’mores?
  2. What is a typical “camping” meal for you?
  3. How do you like your steak? I like mine rare 🙂


9 thoughts on “WIAW #28: Camping Eats

  1. What a beautiful view from your lunch spot. Nothing beats a campfire when you are camping. Your meals look like gourmet camp food…yum! I remember having this tripod toast device that would toast bread over the fire or stove. It was a go to for breakfast or dinner sandwiches for easy camp meals.

  2. I ❤ camping food. This looks like a great trip. I think I'm with Jessie. I'd like to tag along to learn something from you about camping food. I do love s'mores. I'm hoping to go backpacking next week, or at least send my brother and sister backpacking, so I will have to get really creative. The hard thing about backpacking is that you have to pack light, energy dense food. Hmm….

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