Hosting and Party Etiquette

“Do I have to invite significant others?”, “Do I need to pay for my plate?”, “Speeches??” are all questions that seem to follow people when they are planning a wedding. However, most of us don’t regularly host weddings but rather casual get-togethers at home with friends and family.  This final post in my etiquette series is all about hosting casual parties yourself, and to make the best of it for you and your guests. A little bit of etiquette can go a long way to easy, smooth, and successful parties at home, and make your guests feel that much more comfortable!

Hosting & Party Etiquette

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Christmas Plans, 2016

I’m a little late on my Christmas planning this year- normally I get started in August! I’m feeling a little rushed, like I have to start moving ASAP to be ready in time. However, I also feel like it is late enough in the year that I can get started on Christmas preparation and planning without being that weirdo who is all Christmassy in August. This past weekend I spent hours pouring through recipes, DIYs, and party plans in order to put together my master plan for Christmas 2016. So, what does this plan entail?

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