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Gifts for hikers & walkers

Gifts for Hikers & Walkers

Best Gift Ideas for Hikers Want to give the Hiker or Walker in your life a gift they will love and actually use? Are you shopping on a budget or not really sure what gifts for hikers are any good? Worry not whatever your reason for being on this page

Best Products for an autumn picnic

Best Products For Autumn Picnics!

Get your Picnic on big time in Autumn with our quick guide to best products for Autumn Picnics… Summer is over!  Autumn, with its cooler days and darker nights is upon us.   Are you planning on hibernating for the next eight months till the temperatures get over 20 deg again?

best picnic basket for four
4 Person Picnic Gear

Best Picnic Baskets for Four People

So what are the best picnic baskets for four people – there are so many out there to choose from? Let Life Is a Picnic do the hard work for you! Our Top 4 Person Picnic Hampers It was family picnics out as a kid with our four person picnic

beeswax wraps - worth the buzz?

Beeswax Wraps – worth the Buzz?!

So, Beeswax Wraps – worth the Buzz? I certainly think so as an alternative to cling flim or zip-lock bags! I do love anything that’s eco-friendly – especially when it works with my other passion of picnicking! I was a little sceptical about using beeswax wraps at first. However, I

Best Picnic Sets
2 Person Picnic Gear

5 Best VonShef Picnic Sets

In this short blog I list my 5 best VonShef Picnic Sets. I find they are one of the best picnicware companies for affordability and overall quality. If you are new to buying picnic products or upgrading from a picnic backpack to a luxury Picnic Basket then I recommend you

reusable water bottle

Why you NEED to be using a reusable water bottle!

So, why should you carry a reusable water bottle?  Apart from the fact that there’s a design and style for everybody (I love leopard print but don’t quite feel I have the ‘pizzaz’ to pull off wearing it – hence my choice of bottle!) there are so many benefits that

VonShef Two-Tone Picnic Basket

If you want a traditional picnic basket that draws attention (and admiring comments!) then the VonShef Two-Tone Picnic basket is for you. Finished in a delightful, rustic two-tone effect, this traditional wicker basket comes in two size options – two person and four person. This review is for the VonShef Two

Home Innovation 2 Person Wicker Picnic Basket

Vintage 2 Person Wicker Picnic Basket Set with Insulated Cooler, Picnic Hamper with Mugs, Cutlery, Wine Glasses, Plates and Napkins  Why we love it: Our new Home Innovation 2 Person Wicker Picnic Basket arrived very quickly after order with everything in it perfectly packaged. I feel like its christmas day

HappyPicnic Huntsman Willow Picnic Basket

The HappyPicnic Huntsman Willow Picnic Basket is a lovely, vintage-look hamper for up to four people.  Personally this is one of the cutest baskets we own, I bought it for the old fashioned double lid opening.  It’s a great design – bang on trend with vintage and shabby-chic elements but still

HappyPicnic Insulated Picnic Backpack

HappyPicnic Insulated Picnic Backpack (Four Person) Looking for a Picnic Backpack that’s durable, full of useful features, and looks good? The HappyPicnic Insulated Picnic Backpack for Four Persons might just be the one for you. It comes in a unisex-friendly khaki-grey shade with a trendy tan faux-leather trim. This backpack