My one surefire trigger for summer nostalgia? Campfires!
The smells and the sounds, typically accompanied by good food and great stories are the reasons why campfires are one of my favorite things, ever. In college, I even chose campfires as the subject for a 10-minute long speech.
Another great aspect of campfires…they’re relatively cheap yet provide hours of warmth, cooking and entertainment!
My family and I had our first campfire this weekend:
Also, we roast Peeps. Yes, these Peeps:
In case you were wondering, Peeps are superior to regular marshmallows because of the exterior sugar coating, which becomes perfectly caramelized. Perfection.