Packing up a Picnic offers ideas for new and unusual picnics with themes that encourage fun, learning, and creativity. Each picnic includes an introduction, a list of supplies and items to bring, a menu with recipes and hints on making and packing the food. The authors also include some general picnic requirements and things the planner should know, such as the best picnic container, what to put your picnic on, what to eat your picnic with, and other items to remember such as mosquito repellent, sunscreen, and moist towlettes for easy cleanup. Plus, the authors discuss germs, food storage and handling and how to avoid getting sick by handling food in the right way.
Including these unique picnic themes: