Pack a picnic

For a casual entertaining idea with minimal dishes, get out of the house and onto a picnic rug! You can this checklist to pack a picnic and ensure you don’t miss a thing.

  • a variety of finger foods instead of bigger meals that need utensils
  • drinks for kids and adults
  • an ice pack or bag of ice to keep everything chilled
  • condiments plus salt & pepper in travel-sized containers
  • cups and plates – try eco-friendly bamboo that’s lightweight and easy to stack
  • any utensils if needed
  • a small cutting knife and board
  • a corkscrew and or bottle opener
  • napkins or paper towels
  • rubbish bags for the clean up
  • wet wipes in case there’s no running water nearby
  • a blanket and some kind of basket or back pack to stow everything in