National Picnic Day for Eco-Lovers

How to celebrate warm weather's finest past time

Grab that wicker basket and that gingham blanket and get ready to go. 

National Picnic Day is something to enjoy with friends and family. Though it's a celebratory event, this day could just be the first of many picnics in a spring and summer filled with chicken salad sandwiches, lemonade, and homebaked brownies

Fill that basket with each guest's favorite or simply make it a potluck picnic and have everyone contribute. 

With Earth Day just behind us, we've discovered a few eco-friendly additions to make your lunchtime fun not only easier to achieve, but better for the Earth. 

Eco Picnic Basket: Handwoven and made from 100 percent all-natural and renewable resources, this willow carry-all comes with all the bells and whistles fit for hosting a romantic feast for two. 

EcoLunch Box: These canisters are stainless steel, making them easy to wash and durable, and they come in all different sizes — perfect for sides and appetizers. 

Small Baggu: Perfect for carrying leftovers bag home, these reusable totes are an ideal size to send friends and family back with their favorite dishes. 

All-Natural Picnic Blanket: Made from sustainable fabrics and super bold in color, this blanket will be hard to miss in a crowded park.