Going on a picnic is a good way of spending some good quality time with family or friends. Most of us go on picnics during the summertime and love time spent together outdoors. But we need more than a picnic basket to have a good time while going on a picnic.
Here are a few things to remember:
Sunscreen lotion: While spending the time playing outdoors with the children in the hot summer days, it’s a good idea to bring or to carry a sunscreen lotion or sun block as this protect the skin.
Caps and sunglasses: Caps and sunglasses also come in handy, as we spend a lot of time in the hot sun, enjoying the a picnic.
Travel games: Sometimes children get tired playing outdoor games, carrying af good set of travel games or board games is a good way relaxing.
Sitting matts: Carrying comfortable sitting mats, an old bed sheet or a blanket to sit on serves the cause.
Mosquito repellent: Insect repellent or mosquito repellents provides, protection from mosquito bites. It's always a good idea to have a good mosquito repellent, along.
First aid kit: Checking if the first aid kit is well equipped with all the essentials needed, while going on a picnic.
Antibacterial soap: A good bar of antibacterial soap or a good hand wash, along with hand sanitizers is a good thought.
Brown paper bags for garbage: Making sure we take care of the environment, by taking care and taking along some brown paper bags or garbage bags along is also a good idea.
Old newspapers to clear the clutter: Old newspaper sheets come in very handy while cutting fruit or while having a lunch as the food falls on these sheets and its easier to throw away the sheets once lunch or snack time is over.
Tissue boxes wet facial: A good box of tissues come in very hand, while going on a picnic with children, a pack of wet wipes, help us keep the skin fresh and clean.
Drinking water: It’s a good idea to carry a good amount of water. As it can get really hot in the afternoons.
Paper plate and cups: Paper plates for eating and paper cups for drinking water or juice is a good way to enjoy the picnic.
A good book to read along: Children get tired playing for a long time spending some time, and reading a good book to your children is another good way to help them enjoy.
Wash cloth or hand napkins: Wash cloths or small hand napkins come in very handy while going on a picnic with toddlers.
Some art ideas: Carrying some blank sheets of paper, with some crayons or color pencils, and asking the children to draw or paint observing nature is also a good of spending some quality time with them.
Picnics are a fun way of spending some good quality time with our friends and families.