Summer is a big party season! Memorial Day is coming up this weekend, then 4th of July, then Labor Day. Plus there are pool parties, block parties and barbecues all summer long. If you throw your own summer party, you definitely need some easy and delicious appetizers to serve your guests.
Halloween is such a fun holiday for newlyweds. This is a perfect time to throw a party and invite all of your friends. Plus, you get to dress up in costumes as a couple! Here are some great adult Halloween party invitations to get you in the planning mood. But you better hurry, time is slipping […]
Did you know that there is a National Punch Day? Yep, and it is coming up in a couple weeks on September 20. You won’t need boxing gloves to celebrate, just a big punch bowl, some glasses and one (or more) of these great punch recipes I found for you! Or, you could celebrate early […]
Summer is my favorite time of year. I love the warm weather, the clothes, and hanging by the pool. I especially enjoy the parties where I can sip on a summer cocktail and enjoy the sun. Usually, when you go to a summer BBQ, there will be beer, soda, water […]
It has happened to all of us at least once in our lives. Someone calls and says they are going to stop by for a visit—that afternoon. Or you and your friends decide to throw together a last minute party for Memorial Day—and guess what—it will be at your place! Although everyone understands you didn’t have a ton of time to plan, you don’t want to disappoint them. Here are some really easy last minute party tips that will have you looking like you spent days preparing in the kitchen.
When I was growing up, there was nothing better after a full day of sledding and snow fort building than a mug of hot chocolate. My sister and I would come home with frozen fingers and runny noses and stir our hot chocolate with candy canes. I still enjoy hot chocolate on cold winter nights even though I don’t build snow forts anymore.
Getting together with other couples to play games is a fun (and cheap) date night activity. I’ve shared some games you can play as a couple, but now I would like to share the best-selling games for adults. Maybe you can find some new ones to add to your list for your next get-together or […]
This time of year is full of family get-togethers and holiday parties. It seems like every weekend you have someplace to go or someone is coming over for dinner at your house. It can be difficult to come up with last minute, easy ideas when serving dinner to a group; especially if you try to stick with a theme or are trying to keep things lower calorie!
This post contains affiliate links. I’ve never been to an Ugly Christmas Sweater party before, but they sound like the would be fun! The idea of everyone voluntarily looking ridiculous is amusing. I started looking around to see what ideas I could put together if I was to throw an Ugly Christmas Sweater party, and […]
As I’ve mentioned in the past, I am not a very crafty person. However, I really enjoy the chalkboard trend I’ve seen all over Pinterest. Before our Mother’s Day get-together yesterday, I decided to try to personalize a beverage tub I was bringing for our Cokes. I thought I’d try a chalkboard finish and see what I could do!