Easy Home Entertaining

Whether you’re hosting a girls’ night in or a casual get-together (game night, perhaps?), try these crowd-pleasing appetizers, fun party ideas, and easy cocktails.

Party Planning Pointers

Host a Casual Tapas Party

Easy recipes and hosting tips for an inexpensive, Spanish-inspired gathering.

The Best and Worst Appetizer Choices

Registered dietitian Jean Harvey-Berino ranks the healthiness of 10 popular appetizers.

The Best Stain Removers for Your Home

From all-natural solutions to store-bought products, these household stain removers can erase any spill.

How to Host a Swap Party

Gather friends―and their excess stuff―for this thrifty get-together, and start trading.

10 Ways to Be the Ideal Houseguest

Follow these simple rules of etiquette to ensure you’re invited back.

How to Throw a Bridal Shower Tea Party

Celebrate the bride-to-be with a shower that revolves around high tea.

Wine and Cheese Night

10 Fun Party Cocktails

Strike a lasting impression at cocktail hour by serving a festive signature drink.

Quick 20-Minute Party Appetizers

Recipes for party-worthy finger foods that take 20 minutes or less from start to finish.