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How to Store Holiday Décor Like a Pro

How to Store Holiday Décor Like a Pro

The Holidays have come and gone, and now we’re all trying to muster up some energy to take down the décor! Not to mention the added desire to store it ‘perfectly’ this year to make next year a bit easier. With all that in mind, we’ve set out to provide a step by step guide to Holiday Décor Storage that’ll leave you feeling like a pro. Before you throw out that wrapping paper, think about shredding …

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How to Make the Most of Your Holiday Leftovers

How to Make the Most of Your Holiday Leftovers

Holiday leftovers. Many of us may find ourselves tossing out leftovers to avoid overindulging or because there’s just no space to store it! Instead of taking the easy route and choosing to ‘throw it out’, we’re dishing out our tips on how to utilize those holiday leftovers and eliminate the waste. Give it Away! If you’re hosting the holidays, have food storage containers on hand to send guests home with goodies. It’ll save space for …

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A Twist On Your Traditional Holiday Spread

A Twist On Your Traditional Holiday Spread

When we think of the holidays, thoughts of Spiral Honey Ham, Creamy Mashed Potatoes, Stuffing, and Assorted Pies come to mind. But have we ever thought about doing something different or out of the ordinary? This year, our team decided to create a holiday menu that can’t be served ‘family-style’ and that swaps the Mashed Potatoes for Asparagus Crostini’s. Are we crazy? Absolutely not. Is it delicious? You know it! Our holiday spread includes Asparagus Crostini’s, Beef Rolls with Soy …

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How to Rock Your New Year’s Eve Celebration

How to Rock Your New Year’s Eve Celebration

Is there anything better than warm cookies and a big, tall glass of milk? Ask anyone on our team and we’ll tell you no! Inspired by our love for the traditional treat, we decided to come up with an adult-friendly version to enjoy.. at our New Year’s Eve Party! Whether you’re hitting the town this New Year’s Eve or hosting at home, you can easily whip up this ‘after midnight snack’ to end your night. (Don’t worry, …

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How to Secret Santa Like a Pro

How to Secret Santa Like a Pro

Ah, Secret Santa! For many of us, we share Secret Santa Gift Exchanges with our family, friends, and even our coworkers. As true fans of Secret Santa, we’ve found ourselves involved in (more so coordinating) several gift exchanges among our various circles. How do we do it and manage all of the other tasks that come with the holiday season? We’ll show you how! Starting with the guidelines is the best way to get everyone involved on the same page. While …

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Winter Solstice Dinner Party

Winter Solstice Dinner Party

This time of year, we have plenty of reasons to get together at parties with our friends. I’m particularly fond of celebrating astronomical phenomenon’s. Winter Solstice marks the longest night and the shortest day of the year. It takes place on Wednesday, December 21 and I’m throwing a little dinner party in honor of this occasion. Staying true to the Your Perfect Party spirit of entertaining, the theme for this dinner party is defined using …

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Surprising Ways to Transform Your Party Collection

Surprising Ways to Transform Your Party Collection

How many times have you bought décor for a party only to find yourself throwing out when it’s all said and done? If you’re a Your Perfect Party customer, you’ve purchased one of our themed collections, hosted a party for your friends, and maybe now you’re thinking, “How can I use these pieces to create a different look?”. We’ll clue you in on how to transform a party collection to create a different party for each season and even repurpose pieces from the collection in your home …

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The Perfect Hostess Gift

The Perfect Hostess Gift

Attending holiday parties this year? Try ditching the traditional, ‘bottle of wine for the hostess’ and pick up something unique instead. Check out our favorites! One – Host: A Modern Guide to Eating, Drinking and Feeding Your Friends Cookbook | Two – Monogram Initial Bottle Stoppers | Three – Gold Plated Corkscrew | Four – Caramel Nut Crunch from our local favorite Just Pop In! | Five – The Sandy Apron | Six – Himalayan Salt Mortar and Pestle | Seven – Swarovski Crystal Cocktail …

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Thanksgiving Dessert Bar

Thanksgiving Dessert Bar

If you’re anything like us, you love stepping outside of traditional. We’re always searching for a way to change it up, and this Thanksgiving Dessert Bar was no exception. Now, you may be wondering why anyone would serve ‘just dessert’ on the holiday associated with eating Oven Roasted Turkey, Creamy Mashed Potatoes, Cranberry Sauce, and Stuffing until you’re literally, “stuffed”. The answer is simple, really. Some people just aren’t chefs! With this in mind, our team set out …

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3 Tips for Serving the Perfect Cheese Tray

3 Tips for Serving the Perfect Cheese Tray

Shop for cheeses based on when and how you are planning to serve them. If your party is in the afternoon or you are serving cheese as an appetizer, make your selection light. Start with a fresh or young cheese, like creamy Italian Burrata (made from mozzarella and cream) or a wrinkly-rind, young goat cheese (goat’s milk has less lactose and is easier for people to digest. The longer it matures the milder the flavor becomes). …

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