Let's be honest. Most of us don't have time to style out a killer spread and cook it too. That whole 'work and parent' thing can take up a lotta time, so ditch your recipe book and head to the grocery store. Whole Foods
(their macarons are delicious or if you happen to be in Tulsa, this creative crew recommends a stop by La Madeleine
or Antoinette Baking Co
for pastries and sweets, think: macarons and tarts). Picnic Party Tip:
Besides the macarons, this group of friends ate simple single-ingredient foods, arranged beautifully.