Basically, camping trips are major tools when comes to family and friends bonding or reunion as well as a relief to your stress. There are a few things one should put in consideration when planning for camping trip, like the equipments and foods one require. The types of food you take with you is important especially when you will be camping on a site where it is far from civilization.
Definitely you will require foods to your camping trip, and the type of food you take with you is very important regarding the period of stay and where you will be camping. For camping, foods which turns huge mess and difficult to clean their mess should be definitely out of thought and thereby substituted with simple foods which can be prepared faster.
Fresh foods can spoil easily when not consumed faster or preserved at a favorable condition therefore carry foods which will last your stay.
The best way to make sure that you stay with fresh foods is to take with you a cooler and start consuming the most perishables. Frozen foods for camping is a bad idea as the process of defrosting and cooking is too tiresome and you may end up throwing these foods.
It is therefore advisable to plan ahead as far as your journey is concerned and decide which foods you will need and how to cook them with necessary equipments, and always simple foods like hot dogs or oatmeal are genial ideas.
Oatmeal are easy to prepare. You just need boiled water, sugar, seasoning at a choice and the result is a delicious breakfast and therefore is a smart idea to carry a reasonable quantity of oatmeal. Hot dogs on the other hand, are easy to prepare and lighter, giving you room in your stomach for camping fun.
Knowing the fact that preparing food leads to dirty dishes, you will definitely need a dish soap or wipes to clean your dishes. Water is life, therefore you should carry bottled water or you could bring purification tablets and treat boiled water .
Finally but not least, when camping, it is better when you do not carry frozen foods as you may end throwing them. Simple foods is a good idea.
Good luck in camping!