July 07, 2016



  • The fragrance that does both

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                            Sleep Commercial                                            2-in-1 fragrance + bug repeller                        The Bug Spray That Smells Nice
              
  • Pure Wow

    A picnic always sounds nice--before you start thinking about bugs, crowds and how on earthyou’ll stop your wine from getting warm. But don’t worry--we’ve got you. Here are six ways to have a truly idyllic (and delicious) picnic in Chicago.

    blanket

    UP YOUR BLANKET GAME

    The perfect picnic blanket is not only pretty--it’s practical. Look for blankets that can be wiped off with a damp cloth. (That grass gets messy in the dryer.) Ones that are waterproof always win. And consider portability. Some blankets even come with handles attached, or zip up into easily transportable tote bags. 

    table

    BRING A MINI TABLE

    It can be hard--actually impossible--to slice your cheese without a hard surface. So consider springing for a table that easily folds up. And if you want to get extra fancy, deck that table with some fresh wildflowers from Flowers For Dreams. It can deliver the blooms right to your picnic spot.

    bugpsray

    SHOW THOSE BUGS WHO'S BOSS

    There may be bugs. OK, there will be bugs. But fear not: There are some remedies that actually smell decent. Many bug repellents are made with essential oils (mmm, lemongrass). And hey, Jessica Alba even makes one.

    Try: Burt’s Bees ($8); Honest ($13); Aromaflage ($65)