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Collaborations, Festival, Picnic ideas -

PACMAT is pleased to be featured "The Best Picnic Ideas for Kids." and "Best Festival ideas." by Club Hub, We are included in the list of tips along with Dr Zigs Bubbles, and Toast 'N' Dip Kits for picnics and Camp King Festival, Hippychilck Hipseat and Kids Festival Leggings from House of Happy Threds in the Festival top picks. Club Hub is the UK's Largest Kids Activities Directory for activities near you. From newborns to 18 years!  Search by post code, age or activity type such "activity boxes, arts and crafts, attractions, baby to preschool classes, cooking and dance! There's a free App to...

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Gift ideas, News, Picnic ideas, Tips -

No matter if you're celebrating romantic, platonic, or familial love this February 14th, we hope you'll celebrate it with us by giving the gift of the outdoors. A gift that will last far longer than flowers or chocolates and can be used consistently, our PACMATs create a small physical reminder for you and your loved ones. Giving and receiving gifts is a common love language, after all. More than a camping accessory, it's a product that can last a lifetime if cared for. Sound familiar? If you're thinking of incorporating a PACMAT into your festivities, here are five ideas to help you choose...

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Nature and Wildlife, Picnic games, Picnic ideas, Tips, Using your PACMAT -

While you might think the time for picnics has passed with the change of seasons, there's nothing further from the truth! With the United Kingdom's largely temperate climate, we are lucky to have enjoyable weather for much of the year (snowy peaks and windy shorelines notwithstanding).  The key to a successful picnic in the late autumn and early winter period is warm, belly-filling food and vibrant, movement-focused activities for what we like to call a hot picnic! A barrier between bum and ground is crucial for moments of rest and relaxation, making a PACMAT the perfect choice for any hot picnic. Our...

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Picnic ideas -

Reusable cutleryDitch the throw away cutlery and opt for reusable. Either take what you have at home or if you are a regular picnicker, invest in a travel set like these bamboo utensils from &Keep or a  Spork Mini from Outdoor People. Wrap up your foodWe all know cling film can be incredibly handy, but it is also single use plastic and non-recyclable. Bees wax wraps are a great alternative, and with a life span of 10 years, they should save you money in the long run too. Paper sandwich bags are a good alternative too. Just note, for meat and fish, an...

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Picnic ideas, Using your PACMAT -

We've been loving the Camp Kitchen series by Fell Foodie for Sea to Summit. So many clever, easy and delicious recipes made perfect for campsite cooking. There are loads of recipes available from vegan chickpea curry to tasty skewers. And what a great use of a PACMAT solo mat as a way to keep dry and comfortable whilst cooking!

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