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The basics of entertaining, from how much to serve to stress-free party ideas.

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10 Party Supplies Every Thanksgiving Host Needs

From vintage serving spoons to paper plates that look anything but disposable, these Etsy finds are sure to take (some) of the effort out of planning and hosting a Thanksgiving meal.

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party

With a few simple basics, you can learn to swirl, sniff, and sip with the best of them.

Plan a Cheese Party

Looking for an excuse to sip wine and feast on Gruyère? Look no further.


Easy Entertaining

12 Top Entertaining Questions, Answered

With some easy planning, you can host a party and keep your cool.

15 Simple Dinner Party Ideas

Clever tips and foolproof strategies for making holiday (or any-day) entertaining a breeze.

11 Ways to Straighten Up After a Party 

You had a merry little party. Now you have to deal with the remains.