How-to: Organize Outdoor Party Food and Drinks

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Make transporting outdoor party food & drinks a breeze with these ideas from BH&G.

Outdoor Buffet Tips and Ideas

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Entertain your family & friends this summer, including Memorial Day & Independence Day, with these tips & ideas from BHG. I REALY like the buffet table in the photo above.

Mother’s Day Picnic Recipes

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Give Mom a relaxing day outdoors with these fresh & easy recipes from BH&G, including this Greek Salad Club.

Mother’s Day Tea Party

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Tea Parties are my very favorite way to entertain. I keep it simple and plan things out so I am able to enjoy the event with my guests. These ideas from Country Living allow you to host a fabulous Mother’s Day Tea for the Moms in your life!

 

Easter Egg Decorating Potluck

 

Gather friends & family this year & join the kids in decorating Easter eggs. This fun event gives you time to slow things down, enjoying family, friends, food & fellowship.

Effortless & Easy Easter Buffet

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I LOVE entertaining & I am all about effortless & easy when it comes to entertaining. This Easter buffet, from the good folks at Good Housekeeping, insures the fact you follow the #1 rule of Simple Joy entertaining: ATTEND YOUR OWN PARTY!

Scrumptious Brunch Breads for Easter

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These breads can be made ahead & are the perfect treat for all your Easter events! Easy & delicious from BH&G.

 

No-Dye Easter Egg Ideas

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This Easter, forget the dye. Create fabulous eggs with these ideas from BH&G

Pineapple Orange Salad

My grandmother made this salad for dinner guests. It is light & tasty. I LOVE it!

13 Ways to Host a Great Easter Get-Together

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The wonderful folks at Country Living have put together a fabulous group of entertaining ideas for Easter. Love more than one? Then I think you may have to plan a second (or third) party with your girlfriends this Spring!