Recipes for your greenest, most delicious picnic season
Allison Day, RHN
Soak in summertime with a portable picnic. From jar meals to crunchy snacks, here are five tasty reasons to dine outdoors. Plus, discover how to dine outdoors sustainably with the greenest products around.
We’re at the height of summer, and these lazy days require ample time outside and plenty of seasonal food to come along for the ride. Picnics are the clear choice, allowing you to soak up the sun, enjoy the sounds of nature, and dine al fresco, wherever you may find yourself. Cabin dwellers, beach goers, road trippers, park bench loungers, and backyard relaxers all require a little sustenance to get through the day. With days that seem to stretch into the night, summer calls for healthy picnic recipes that can be enjoyed at any hour, and for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Whether you pack this entire menu, full of sturdy salads that transport well, or stick to the simple snack, there are five great excuses to choose from to initiate your outdoor meal.
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