Throw an Alfresco Bash
Give drinks a summer kick by using these fun Paper Straws ($3 for 50; KikkerlandShop.com). They’re way more green than their plastic counterparts.
Instant cheese party
The top of the Picnic Time Brie Cheese Board Set ($26; Amazon.com) swivels open to reveal three serving tools for soft and hard cheeses.
Better than glass
What a dish
A cold one
Make barbecuing a breeze with the compact Weber Charcoal Go-Anywhere Grill ($45; Amazon.com). It has a sleek porcelain-enameled lid and base with a steel cooking grate, plus glass-reinforced-nylon handles for easy carrying.