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The other day was the perfect day for a picnic.

I love picnics.   There is something relaxing and fulfilling about sitting out under a tree, enjoying the breeze and great food.  

There is also something sweet about the memories you create with a good friend or special someone.

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“You don’t always need a plan.  Sometimes you need to breathe, trust, let go, and see what happens.” –  Mandy Hale

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Instead of a picnic basket, I used a galvanized tub.  It worked and looked great.  Everything fit so well and the handles made it very easy and comfortable to carry.

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A matching drink dispenser made it easy to transfer drinks.

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Individual casserole dishes and Kraft boxes made food transportable and attractive.   They also kept the food fresh.

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I added some flowers in vintage coffee pots for color and to create a cozy atmosphere.

I purchased the coffee jugs from second-hand stores for almost nothing and

I found the flowers at Plantscape Inc.®

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It’s always great to take a moment from our busy lives to just enjoy being alive.

Taking time to do nothing often brings everything into perspective. – Doe Zantamata

I hope you get a moment to relax and eat a bite under a tree with one of your lovely friends.

Happy DIYing sweet friends!


July 27, 2017


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