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Top Reasons to Plan a Picnic

April 2, 2019 - Comment

Whatever your place in life chances are you have fond memories of family picnics. Memories that take us to a good place.

Whatever your place in life chances are you have fond memories of family picnics. Maybe memories of high school or college friends hanging out playing volleyball. Memories that take us to a good place. Fresh air, great food, and lots of laughs. These are the best memories!

For sure each of us needs those good memories to keep our outlook healthy and positive. These are memories that define us because we know life is no picnic.

Family picnicking under a maple tree.
Family picnicking under a maple tree

Recreating those life moments can be exhilarating, bringing friends or family to the same good place. New moments that will live on for years to come.

The feel of sunshine, great eats, tossing the frisbee around and pausing for reflection are moments we thrive on.

Consider making plans to take in the warmer days for those closest to you.

Top Reasons to Plan a Picnic

Fresh Air and Sunshine are Healthy
Being outside with others will encourage you to be active
Picnics are adventurous 
You will make new memories for family and friends
You’ll remember all the great memories you’ve had
You’ll find time to reflect on your priorities
It will help you to prepare to send your kids to summer camp
You’ll have fun getting out of the routine
You’ll have an excuse to clean out the car
You won’t think about work even once
It’ll be easier to plan you next picnic

Picnic at the Lake

Tips for a Successful Picnic

Here are some tips to plan a great picnic without costing you a fortune.
Remember to include everyone in the planning to build some excitement

  • Pack foods that aren’t high maintenance like smoked meats, easy to eat fruits and vegetables, spreadable cheeses.
  • Take along the ball and glove, a basketball, bean bags or horseshoes and enjoy the outdoors
  • Consider juices and flavored drinks over sodas to keep everyone refreshed
  • Take along the first aid kit and your flashlight
  • Don’t forget your camera.

For sure each of us needs those good memories to keep our outlook healthy and positive. These are memories that define us because we know life is no picnic.

Tips for a Successful Picnic

Often times its events like picnics that have become our fondest memories. We hope your next picnic will be a blast!

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