Top 6 tips to Host the Perfect Picnic
Posted on January 16 2020
When planning your picnic, choose items which are easy to transport and can be prepared ahead of time. Fresh bread, cheeses, antipasto and salads are always a crowd pleaser. Grab your loved one, your friends or your family and let's make the most of your al fresco meals this summer.
Atmosphere is everything. Whether you want peaceful and serine or bustle and people watching. Look for somewhere scenic, lush and shady.
2. Picnic basket, hamper, tote or cooler bag
Whichever style you choose, you need something to transport the food and drinks. A sturdy wicker basket is always a good options and can also double up as a makeshift table.
3. Something to sit on
Look for something stylish yet practical. Choose something that’ll keep your behind dry if the ground it wet. Make sure it’s machine washable in case of any spills. Plus, if it’s easy-to-clean and waterproof it’ll make for a more relaxed day.
4. Cutting board
A small cutting board is perfect for chopping up all your picnic treats once you arrive at your destination. It also makes for great presentation. Make sure you pack some baby wipes or paper towel so you can brush it off before packing away.
5. Mood music
What’s a picnic with our tunes? Create a playlist before you set out to help keep the mood.
6. Clean up
Don’t forget to leave the space as you found it. Ensure you take everything with you post picnic and dispose of any rubbish accordingly. Don’t forget to recycle and compost what you can.