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The Best Reuben Sliders

The Best Reuben Sliders

Hosting a summer gathering for friends who love to explore their palate with new, fresh recipes? Maybe you just need a great dish to bring to the next neighborhood picnic? Here’s a quick, easy, and light recipe to impress everyone this summer! Yield: 24 servings Ingredients • Prepared Thousand Island dressing • 6 grouper filets (or other firm white fish like halibut or tilapia), turkey can be substituted for the fish (we have used both) • Salt …

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Food Bars Made Easy

Food Bars Made Easy

You’re prepping to host a party, running to the store to pick up last minute items, forgetting an ingredient or two along the way, and frantically sending someone to the store before guests arrive and it’s too late. Sound familiar? We’ve all been there before, and let’s face it, prepping a four course meal for a group of twelve just isn’t as simple as it used to be. Some of us can’t cook like our mothers and …

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Make This Years’ Valentine’s Day Better Than Ever

Make This Years’ Valentine’s Day Better Than Ever

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and whether you have someone special to share it with or not, this year is all about ‘Galentine’s’. If you’re not familiar with the new ‘holiday’, it’s held on February 13th and it’s a day exclusively for girls to spend time with their best pals. So this year, we’re ditching our fancy dresses for P.J.’s and hosting girls night in! Don’t worry – we’re keeping the bubbly, and …

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Super Bowl Sunday-Funday Made Simple

Super Bowl Sunday-Funday Made Simple

Football enthusiasts, unite! Super Bowl Sunday is right around the corner, and everyone you know will come together for a casual, laid back, jersey and blue jean kind of night. The best part? The entire day can be made special with just a little bit of effort! Oriental Trading scored with this DIY football set-up that’s simple, yet sure to impress! Peep that football field table runner – what a great idea! We’re convinced that …

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Must-Try Winter Entertaining Tips

Must-Try Winter Entertaining Tips

Entertaining during the winter months may sound unappealing, but for us, it’s the best way to connect with friends that we lost touch with over the holidays. Whether it’s hosting a Wine Wednesday Book Club or Friday Night Cocktails, we love inviting our friends over to reconnect! If winter entertaining still sounds painful, these tips are sure to ease the pain for both you and your guests! Line up any help you may need for the day of your party and schedule in advance to …

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6 Winter Soups That Are Seriously Soup(er)

6 Winter Soups That Are Seriously Soup(er)

If you’re anything like us, your main ‘winter goal’ is figuring out how to get warm! There’s one thing we can always rely on to warm our insides and set the stage for a cozy day at home – soup. We realized that outside of various chili’s and a chicken noodle recipe here and there, our recipe bank was nearly empty when it came to one of our favorite things. So, in true Your Perfect …

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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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