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How to Throw an Epic Big Game Party

Tackling the game-day festivities.

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11 Easy Game Day Party Shortcuts

Less time cooking means more time for beer and TV.

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How to Host the Perfect Galentine’s Day Bash

Galentine’s Day has officially transcended the television screen, where it was mentioned by Leslie Knope on “Parks & Recreation,” to become a holiday that many hold near and dear to

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How To Plan a Baked Potato Bar For Your Next Party

There are lots of wonderful ways to feed a group of people when you host a party, but one of the best options in terms of making it exciting for

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How to Throw a Classic Hollywood Oscar Party

Right about now, other Oscar hosts and hostesses are scrambling to assemble a Franken-buffet in tribute to this year’s Best Picture nominations, and let’s be honest, this year’s field leaves

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How to Host an Oscar Cocktail Party Fit for the Stars

Celebrate the Oscars with old-school Hollywood style.

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How to Host a Spa Lunch to Kick Off a Healthy New Year

The holidays are a time of indulgence but they can also be a time of reflection and self-care where intentions are set to lay the foundation for a vibrant and

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The Best Trader Joe’s Items to Ring in the New Year

Playing host on New Year’s Eve can be tough. Since it’s right on the heels of Christmas and Hanukkah, stressing out over another major event (not to mention, spending more

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The Best Recipes and Tips for Christmas

Hosting people for the holidays? Here’s everything you need to know about pulling off a perfect Christmas dinner, with our best Christmas recipes, tips, and tricks.

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A Last-Minute Guide for Those Hosting Christmas Dinner

Hosting Christmas dinner this year and still not really sure how you’re going to pull it off? We’ve got you—and you’ve got this. Gemma Bray remembers the first time she

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Your Guide to Creating the Best Champagne Bar Ever

There is something inherently luxurious about Champagne. Whether it’s paired with a decadent food, like oysters or caviar, or served with strawberries as a sexy Valentine’s Day treat—or, of course,

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How to Host a New Year’s Hangover Brunch Party

Chances are, you’ll wake up on the morning (or, let’s be honest, afternoon) of Jan. 1 with either a splitting headache, unquenchable thirst, or a bout of mild—or not so

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How to Plan a New Year’s Eve Party on a Budget

If you don’t want to go out and you don’t want to go broke, here’s how to throw a New Year’s Eve party on a budget. Uber surges, triple digit

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How to Cook a Cuban Christmas Feast

From Miami chef Randy Zweiban.

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How to Cook Christmas Dinner for 6 on a $75 Budget

Want to make Christmas dinner but don’t have a lot of money to spend? That’s okay; just because you’re on a tight budget doesn’t mean you have to be a

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How to Host a Holiday Happy Hour at Home

Does this scenario sound familiar? The holidays have arrived and you consider yourself social, but going out on the town has lost its appeal or has become unfeasible. Maybe you

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How to Throw a Hanukkah Dreidel Party

When most people think of the holiday season, it’s Christmas trees, wreaths, and a cornucopia of green and red lights that come to mind. But folks shouldn’t forget about the

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Your Comprehensive Guide to Decorating with Flowers for the Holidays

In the Venn diagram of people who geek out about hosting holidays, I think there are two circles: people who live to plan the food, and people who dream about

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5 Holiday Party Ideas That Aren’t Cookie Baking

Christmas cookie making parties are a dime a dozen every December. Your mom hosts one, that friend from work who does the bake sale hosts one, your neighbor you run

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How to Host a Hanukkah Potluck

You aren’t going to make huge, festive dinners for all eight nights of Hanukkah. It’s just not going to happen. Potlucks keep it casual, and you sane.

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How to Pull Off a Perfect Holiday Brunch Potluck

There are lots of festive ways to pull off a holiday party, but a brunch can be especially nice since evenings and weekend afternoons tend to book up fast. And

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