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A Collection of Fall-tastic Appetizers
Fall-tastic Appetizer Recipes for Fall Entertaining
How a Request for an RSVP is a Call to Action
All about what RSVP means when you see it on an invitation and how you are supposed to respond.
Unique Ideas for Celebrating a 50th Birthday
How to plan an impressive party for a 50th birthday.
A Great Teen Party Idea for the Warm Months
How to host a bonfire party for teens.
Throwing a Party? Here's How Much Food to Buy
How to plan the amount of food you need for a party.
Throwing a Party? Here's How to Figure Out How...
A guide to how many drinks you should buy to serve guests at your party. How much wine, beer, cocktails and other beverages you'll need to buy.
Quiet Crowd? Get the Party Started with an Ice...
How to warm up your next party, group, meeting or training session with ice breaker party games.
Baby Shower Game: Parent Trivia
A trivia game for a baby shower.
How to Host a Fabulous (Not Fussy) Tea Party
How to throw an afternoon tea party with recipe suggestions and lessons in brewing the perfect pot of tea.
Fun Mad Lib Game for Baby Showers
A Mad Lib for a baby shower. Entertaining.
Want to Host a Successful (but not Cheesy)...
Guidelines on what is a murder mystery dinner party and how to host a murder mystery dinner party.
20 Tea Sandwiches to to Make Any Occasion Special
Creative ideas for these bite-sized snacks that are great at any time of day, and that can be used at any kind of party.
How to Plan a 50th Wedding Anniversary Party
Everything you need to know to plan a 50th wedding anniversary party.
12 DIY Candle Holders
12 DIY Candle Holders for Entertaining
Fun Games for a Bridal Shower
Fun games for bridal showers that will keep the guests as entertained as the bride.
Tips for Hosting a Successful Housewarming Party
A party plan for hosting a Housewarming Party with recipes and menu ideas.
How to Plan a Better Bridal Shower
How to plan a traditional bridal shower with menu and decorating ideas.
How to Make a Baby Shower Diaper Cake
Here is the list of supplies you need to make a diaper cake centerpiece or gift for a baby shower. Page 2.
How to Write a Party Invitation
How to write an invitation with all of the details you need to put on it.
Bridal Shower Trivia Game
A bridal shower ice breaker game where guests answer trivia questions to see how well they know the bride and groom.
Music Ideas for a Hawaiian Luau
How to plan the menu for a Hawaiian Luau. Page 3.
10 Summertime Sangria Recipes
Summer Sangria Recipe for Entertaining
Seven Fall-Inspired Cocktails
Seasonal Fall Cocktails. Entertaining.
How to Celebrate a Milestone Birthday
How to host a milestone birthday party celebration.
How to Write a Thank You Letter
The proper etiquette for writing thank you notes along with sample letters for job interviews, wedding gifts, shower gifts and more.
How to Play the 'Clothespin Game' at a Bridal...
A bridal shower ice breaker game where guests need to watch their words or lose it all!
Menu Ideas for an Afternoon Tea Party
A perfect menu for an afternoon tea party.
Host a Murder Mystery Party for Your Tween or...
Everything you need to know to host a mystery party for your kid's birthday party.
Delivery Statistics Baby Shower Guessing Game
Delivery statistics baby shower guessing game.
How to Host a Bridal Shower Tea Party
Make the next bridal shower you host a tea party.
Jack and Jill Bridal Shower Not-Yet-Newlywed Game
Play this game at a Jack and Jill shower and let the couple learn more about one another.
Plan a 100th Birthday Celebration
Ideas for hosting a 100th birthday party.
Potluck Party Theme Suggestions
Themes that will add fun and creativity to your next potluck party.
Prayers, Blessings and Grace for Before and...
Mealtime blessings, thanks and graces that can be said before meals for various religions including Catholicism, Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam and Native American.
20 Fun Baby Shower Games
Add extra fun to the next baby shower you host by having your guests play some of these very popular games.
A Collection of Holiday Cocktails
A Collection of Holiday Cocktails - My guide to the most delicious and beautiful cocktails for adding festive sparkle to your seasonal soirées!
Easy Party Appetizers 2
More Ideas for the Easiest Party Appetizers you can serve.
Guest of Honor Trivia Game
A fun game to play while celebrating the guest of honor.
12 Crafty Table Runners
DIY Table Runners, Entertaining Decor
How to Plan a Potluck Party
How to organize a potluck party with recipe suggestions and organizing tips.
Progressive Dinner Parties
Tips for organizing a progressive dinner party and a menu for a Harvest Themed Dinner Party.
Bachelor and Bachelorette Party Games
Ideas for adding extra laughs with bachelor party games.
Kid Birthday Party Cake Gallery
Enjoy these photos of birthday cakes that were baked by readers for their kids' birthday parties.
Ideas for the Easiest Appetizers You'll Serve
How to arrange an easy antipasto appetizer.
Funeral Etiquette and Mourning Rituals in...
Information on the social etiquette of rituals and traditions associated with funerals and mourning in Christianity and Judaism.
Baby Shower Cake Photos - Be Inspired by Baby...
Photos of baby shower cakes made by readers. Find ideas for making your own baby shower cake.
Do's and Don'ts for Hosting an Office Shower
This article provides guidance on planning a bridal or baby shower in the office environment.
Host a Make-Your-Own Taco Party
How to host a Make-Your-Own Taco Party.
Birthday Party Planning Guide
All the resources you need to plan a birthday party for that someone special in your life including theme ideas and birthday cake suggestions.
Cucumber and Cream Cheese Tea Sandwich Recipe
Cucumber and Cream Cheese Tea Sandwich Recipe
Plan a Swanky Cocktail Party
How to host a cocktail party with party planning tips, trendy cocktail suggestions and cocktail party menu ideas with recipes.
Host a Caramel Apple Tasting Party
Celebrate fall and host a caramel apple tasting party! Start with one of these delicious recipes as inspiration.
Creative Musical Party Games for Kids
How to host a musical games and dance party for children.
Toilet Paper Bridal Gown Game for a Bridal Shower
A bridal shower ice breaker game where teams race to make a bridal gown.
How to Write an Invite for a Sprinkle Baby Shower
Sample invitation wording for a baby shower when it isn't the mother's first baby.
A Nifty Fifties Soda Fountain Theme Party
How to host a fifties theme party for a milestone birthday or a kid or teen party.
Party Pom-Pom Projects
DIY Ideas for fabulous parties using Pom Poms!
Bridal Shower Games
Bridal shower games to play while the bride is opening her gifts.
Serve a Classic at your Tea Party
Classic Chicken Salad Tea Sandwich Recipe
What to Pack for a Picnic at a Winery
What to bring along for a picnic at the winery.
Bruschetta Appetizers
A collection of recipes for bruschetta, an Italian appetizer that lends itself to many variations.
Make the Bridal Shower Fun for Guests Too!
Party Favor ideas for bridal showers of different themes.
The Best Way to Meet your Neighbors
A simple guide to the steps you need to take to organize a neighborhood block party.
Celebrate the Mom-to-Be
Everything you need to know to plan a baby shower.
Human Bingo Ice Breaker Party Game
A party ice breaker game that is like playing bingo.
Create a Sweet Baby Buggy Centerpiece
Easy ideas for baby shower centerpieces that you can make yourself, with photo examples. This one is a baby buggy basket with roses.
Never Run Out of Conversation Topics at your...
Topics that will help the conversation get started at your next party.
Favorite Party Appetizers and Hors d'Oeuvres
Find all of the most popular party appetizers and recipes for them here.
Who Am I? Baby Shower Game
Baby shower game - Who am I? Entertaining.
50th Birthday Party Cake
Photo of a cake for a woman's 50th birthday party. Page 4.
Gallery of Decorated Party Cakes for Adults and...
Reader-submitted photos of cakes for adult parties and special events.
Make Sure Your Guests Don't Go Home Thirsty
How to decide how much alcohol to buy for a party.
A One Direction Theme Sleepover Party
How to host a One Direction theme sleepover birthday party.
Getting to Know You, A Little Better - Party...
An ice breaker game to help group members get to know one another better.
An Oktoberfest Party
How to host your own Oktoberfest party.
Have More Fun at Your Own Party
How to reduce some of your party planning and hosting work and stress.
Fun Games for Your Super Bowl Party
Here are suggestions for games you can play with your guests at your next Super Bowl or football party.
How to Avoid Eating Only Brownies at your Next...
Rules for a great potluck party. Potluck considerations for both hosts and guests.
Reader Submitted Photo of a Diaper Cake for a...
Photo of a diaper cake for a baby boy baby shower. Page 5.
Sweet 16 Parties - Part 1
Look here for lots of ideas for Sweet 16 celebrations.
You Don't Say Baby, Baby Shower Game
Baby shower game - You Don't Say Baby.
Proper Thank You Note Etiquette for Wedding Gifts
How long do couples have to send thank you notes for wedding gifts? Learn about proper thank you note etiquette for weddings.
Baby Shower Invitation Wording Examples
Sample invitation wording for a baby shower when the mother is expecting a baby girl.
catholic prayers, mealtime prayers, catholic...
A traditional Catholic Church prayer before meals.
Scavenger Hunt Bridal Shower Game
A bridal shower ice breaker game where guests participate in a seated scavenger hunt.
Create a Diaper Wreath for the Mother-to-Be
How to create a diaper wreath for a baby shower or new baby gift.
How to Write and Choose Baby Shower Invitations
A guide to online invitations for baby showers that can be customized and personalized.
How to Plan Your Family Reunion
Basic steps for planning your family reunion.
Reader Submitted Photo of a Teddy Bear Diaper...
A reader submitted photo of a diaper cake she made with a Teddy Bear. Page 22.
Can I Ask Guests to Share the Bill?
Answer to the frequently asked question about whether it's okay to ask guests to pay their own way at a party you're hosting.
Plan a Summer Barbecue
How to plan a Summer Barbecue. Entertaining.
18 Festive Easter Desserts
18 Easter Desserts to wow your guests with delicious flavors and show-stopping presentation.
Golf Theme Birthday Cake
Photo of a golf theme birthday cake. Page 5.
An Elegant Birthday Celebration
Recommendations for hosting an elegant birthday dinner with menu and recipes.
Halloween Party Games for Kids
A collection of Halloween party games that are suitable for kids.
RSVP and How to Get a Response
What does RSVP mean and how to get people to respond properly.
Baby Shower Cakes
You'll find recipes, ideas, and supplies for creating special cakes for the next baby shower your host.
Host a Chinese Dinner Party
How to host a Chinese Dinner Theme Party.
Planning a Bar Mitzvah or Bat Mitzvah Party
How to plan your child's bar mitzvah or bat mitzvah party. How to choose the date, plan the venue, choose the theme, food and beverage options, entertainment choices, and invitations.
Celebration Birthday Cake
A Celebration Birthday Cake. Entertaining. Page 31.
Girl Baby Shower Cake
Reader Submitted photo of a Girl Baby Shower Cake. Page 10.
How to Word a Baby Shower Invitation
Sample invitation wording for a baby shower when it isn't known whether a boy or girl is expected.
Matching Momma and Baby Animals Baby Shower Game
Animal mommies and babies baby shower game
Party Countdown Checklist for a Casual Party
A checklist for your casual party as you count down to the fun event.
Game Day Appetizers
Serving up a delicious selection of Game Day Appetizers for Entertaining. These recipes will be the touchdown of your Big Gam get-together.
Cute Elephant Boy Baby Shower Cake
Reader photo of a boy baby baby shower cake. Page 9.
Ideas for Throwing a Bachelor or Bachelorette...
Ideas for how to throw a bachelor or bachelorette party.
Planning the Games for a Classroom Party
Planning games for classroom parties. Page 4.
Keep One of These Handy, Just in Case
How to make a toast for any special occasion.
Host a Fun Summer Party on a Budget
Ideas for hosting a summer party while keeping to your budget and not overspending on your party.
Reader Submitted Photo of a Baby Buggy Baby...
Reader photo of a baby buggy baby shower cake. Page 21.
A Fairytale Theme Party
How to plan a fairytale theme party.
Easy Baby Shower Favors
Instructions for easy to make baby shower favors.
Soccer Bikini Cake
Reader photo of a cake made to look like a soccer ball bikini. Page 7.
Recipe for Egg Salad Tea Sandwich
Egg Salad Tea Sandwich Recipe. Entertaining.
Celebrate the Season with a Strawberry Tea Party
Menu, recipes and decorating ideas for a strawberry tea party.
An Apple Theme Dinner Party
How to host a dinner party using apples as decorations and as the main ingredient in your menu.
Bridal Shower Cake Gallery
Reader submitted photos of bridal shower cakes.
Celebrate the Sunny Flavors of the Mediterranean
Bring a taste of the sunny Mediterranean to your home with these recipes, tips, and decorating ideas for a Greek dinner party.
Stylish Decor Ideas for Fall Entertaining
I hope you picked up a few fall decor tips for your next party. Happy Entertaining!
Activities and Memory Making for Your Family...
Basic steps for planning your family reunion, with advice on activities and memory building. Page 2.
Scuba Diver Theme Birthday Cake
A Scuba Diver themed 50th birthday cake. Page 32.
A Fun Party Idea for Tweens
How to host a mall scavenger hunt birthday party.
How to Assemble a Valentine'sFruit Platter
How to cut fruit to assemble a fruit platter with a heart in the center.
Pumpkin Party Projects
Entertaining in the fall? Check out these pumpkin party projects for unique ideas for using pumpkins to enhance your decor.
All About the RSVP
RSVP - What Does RSVP Mean and How Can a Host Get RSVP Responses from Guests
Make a Splash with this Cool Pool Party
Plan your pool party with these tips for invitations, decorations, music, and the menu.
Fisherman Birthday Cake
Reader submitted photo of a birthday cake with a man fishing on it. Fisherman birthday party theme. Page 6.
Tiered Anniversary Cake with Flowers
Reader photo of a tiered anniversary cake. Page 8.
Reader Submitted Photo of a Babies Having Fun
Reader photo of babies having fun on a cake. Page 6.
Top 10 Ways to Be a Good Guest
Being a good guest is just as important as being a good host or hostess. Here are ways to make sure you get a return invitation.
Be a Pirate for the Day
How to plan a pirate theme party with a pirate menu, invitation, and decoration ideas.
A Fun Party Icebreaker Game for Tweens
A fun party icebreaker game for tweens that will help to get the party started.
Baby Picture Shower Game
A baby picture guessing game for baby showers.
The Classic July 4th Barbecue
A classic American menu for a July 4th barbecue.
Recipe for a Manhattan Cocktail
Recipe for a Manhattan cocktail.
Dancing Princesses Birthday Cupcakes
Reader photo of kelly cupcakes for a barbie dancing princess birthday party. Page 27.
How to Garnish Party Trays
Links to resources that give instructions on creating food garnishes.
This Takes the Birthday Cake
How to choose a birthday cake for an adult party and many recipes from which to choose.
Tuna Salad and Celery Tea Sandwich Recipe
Recipe for tuna salad and celery tea sandwiches.
Fun Ideas for A Harvest Day Party
Ideas for harvest day parties for families and classroom parties.
Host a "Stock the Pantry" Bridal Shower
This tip was submitted by Virginia. I recently hosted what I feel is an innovative theme for a bride
Is It Necessary to Give Guests a Party Favor?
Reader question about whether party favors are necessary.
Zane's Baby Blocks Shower Cake
Photo of a baby shower cake for Zane that is in shape of baby blocks. Page 7.
DIY Holiday Place Cards
10 of the best DIY Holiday Place Cards for unique and memorable entertain.
8 Steps for the Perfect Graduation Party
Questions you'll need to consider as you plan a graduation party.
Using Nametags as Party Ice Breakers
A reader tip for using name tags as ice breakers at your party
An Oktoberfest Party for Kids
How to host an Oktobefest harvest party for kids.
12 Cocktails for Spring Entertaining
It's time to celebrate spring. Check out these tasty libations. 12 Cocktails for Spring Entertaining.
Teens Can Still Have Fun at a Party without...
How to host a puzzle game party for teenagers, as shared by a reader.

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