Apr 8, 2010 9:51 AM
Ah, spring. The time of year when the sun shines, the weather warms, and you get suckered into leaving your comfy apartment with running water to go camping with your overly enthusiastic nature-lovin' friends. Fear not, urbanites - a quick glance through Backcountry Betty: Roughing It in Style ($10) will give you the tips and tricks you need to survive in the Wild, all while keeping in mind the fact that you'd really prefer not to chip your nails or damage your 'do. The sage advice is dished up with a heaping dose of sass, making it an enjoyable read indeed.