The neighbours are invited & the party plans made.. now is a good time to start to thinking about the slightly (*ehem*) unpredictable weather in Ireland.
Preparation is Key
We’re all about being optimistic but when it comes to Irish weather, we need to be realistic. Think about your options in advance; have a plan B. Where is there a shelter close by? Could you use the community hall if it came down to it? Gazebos are a brilliant way of protecting your picnic from the rain. Someone’s sure to have one lying around.. or perhaps it’s time to invest in one as a community..
Embrace the Puddles
So there’s a bit of rain.. so what?! Grab the wellies, an umbrella & a flask of tea and head out to the park anyway. Bond with the neighbours by all squeezing under the one gazebo while keeping yourselves warm with steaming mugs of hot chocolate. Oh .. and make sure someones got a camera