Author - Heather Reid

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Heather Lynn Reid is a freelance writer, editor, and communications consultant from Ravenswood. She also is an avid baker and Artisan sourdough enthusiast. Heather writes about her family of boys and other challenges at and is counting down the days until picnic weather.

Bring these easy-pack snacks and gear on your next family picnic

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My boys and I want to spend every waking minute outside in the summer, and that includes meals. Picnics are a favorite activity and over the years we have become alfresco experts. With a little planning, you too can enjoy the great outdoors and some great food, too.

I like to keep these essentials in my picnic basket so we’re ready to go:

Picnic blanket. In my opinion, you have to go big here. A large, water-resistant blanket made for this...

Posted on June 23, 2020 at 9:24 AM by Heather Reid