Plastic Cups Serve as Soup Bowls!

Gazpacho PhotoWhen hosting an informal gathering like a beach picnic, keep the dinnerware casual as well. For example, serve Shrimp Gazpacho in disposable plastic drinking cups along with plastic spoons, as shown in the photo above.

Disposable plastic serving dishes are easy to transport and can be tossed away when finished, leaving you with fewer things to pack up at the end of the day.

Nifty Natural Paper Weight

Rock PaperweightSpend any time at the beach and you know it can get pretty breezy! To stop a gust of wind from blowing away paper plates and napkins, create a paperweight from an ordinary rock.