party tips

  1. Kids' Parties

    10 Eco-friendly kids birthday party tips

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    Every birthday party is an exciting occasion for your child – the gathering of friends and family, the birthday cake and presents,...
  2. Hostess Tips

    15 Items to keep on hand for a quick party

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    In an economy in which people are entertaining at home more and more, it’s always good to be prepared for a spontaneous soiree! That...
  3. Hostess Tips

    5 Party tips for stress-free entertaining

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    Finally, the fa-la-la holiday festivities are over. But if you felt more jittery than joyful hosting your own parties, the beginning...
  4. Decor & Themes

    Winter Olympics party recipes and tips

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    The opening ceremony for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics kicks off on February 12th.Since this high-energy, cold weather event...
  5. Entertaining Checklists & Tips

    44 Tips for planning a Super Bowl party

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    Super Bowl is perhaps the biggest game day of the year, so why not celebrate? Host a super fun, laid-back football fete with these...
  6. Entertaining Menus & Recipes

    Throw a Valentine’s Day bash

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    Valentine's Day doesn't have be only about showing love for your significant other, it can also be an occasion to celebrate all of...
  7. Entertaining Menus & Recipes

    Kid-friendly New Year’s party

    If you are planning on staying in this New Year's Eve with your kids, there's no reason to miss out on the evening's fun as a...
  8. Hostess Tips

    10 Party favor ideas

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    Give your party guests a token of your appreciation and friendship with these unique party favor ideas.
  9. Entertaining Checklists & Tips

    Party planning timeline

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    It's time to usher in the new year with a fun bash for family and friends. Here's what you need to know leading up to your New...
  10. Hostess Tips

    How to throw a last-minute party

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    You know what they say: Too much planning can suck the fun out of something. In fact, many of my friends claim that we have the most...
  11. Entertaining Menus & Recipes

    10 Must-haves for great cocktails

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    You could choose from literally hundreds of different spirits and liqueurs to stock your cocktail bar, but really, you can put...
  12. Etiquette Rules

    Hostess etiquette: The new rules

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    As a party hostess, your duties are many -- host the party, plan the party, prepare for the party, decorate for the party, cook for...
  13. Etiquette Rules

    10 Etiquette rules for entertaining

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    In addition to planning the menu and theme for the night, a great hostess also follows these 10 etiquette rules to throw a fabulous...
  14. Etiquette Rules

    How to be the perfect guest

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    When you're invited somewhere as "the guest;" you really have a role to play -- and it's an active one, not a passive one. You're...
  15. Giving Thanks & Holiday Tips

    Warm up the night! Patio heaters and fire pits

    In some areas right now, the weather is ideal for sitting outside in the evening - the bugs have gone and the sky is clear - but the...
  16. Etiquette Rules

    Holiday party etiquette: Should your guests help cook and clean?

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    Here's a holiday etiquette question: Should your guests be expected to help cook and clean up after a Thanksgiving or Christmas...