Looking for something fun to do with Mom on Mother's Day? Because restaurants are always so crowded on that special day of the year, why not head out to a nearby park, beach or forest and enjoy a picnic? Mom is sure to love not having to cook for the day, and you can enjoy time together and the beauty of nature at the same time.
Here are a few tips that you can use to keep your picnic eco-friendly:
- Bike or walk to your picnic site if possible to save gasoline and make your day even more special.
- Select organic produce and antibiotic meats and poultry for your picnic lunch. Bring along some Eat Cleaner wipes to clean off apples, berries or other fruits before you eat.
- Take a large basket for foods that will stay fresh without being refrigerated and pack cold items in the OOTS! eco-friendly light blue lunch box.
- Instead of plastic silverware, pick up the To-Go Ware Utensils Set, which includes five complete sets with a fork, knife, spoon and chopsticks. The utensils are washable, reusable and fashioned out of bamboo. You can give them to Mom to take home as a gift after your picnic is through.
Do you have any green picnicking tips that you'd like to share? We'd love to hear them, so post them in the comments section
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