These expert tips promise to make your gathering stress-free.
Even the most casual get-together requires some planning and prep. Avoid these common summertime hosting mistakes to make sure your event runs smoothly so your gathering stays festive and fun.
Make a splash with these ideas.
To thine own self be true — and to your outdoor entertaining style, be even truer.
For a simple, festive DIY, paint a few old mason jars red, white, and blue. Then fill the jars with your favorite summer flowers and use them as a fun, themed centerpiece.
Real Simple staffers share their favorite grocery picks for simple, fuss-free hosting.
Complete your picnic or beach outing with these outdoor blankets.
Whether you’re watching the opening ceremony or cheering on the gymnasts, the Olympics are the perfect opportunity to throw a festive themed party.
Make the most of August’s sunny, warm days with an outdoor party guests will love.