Entertaining & Hosting

Whether you’re hosting a huge bash or a casual dinner party, you want to get it right—and you will, thanks to our entertaining and hosting ideas. But be warned, friends and family may never want to leave.

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The Best 4th of July Games to Play with Your Family

Keep things hopping with these 4th of July games the entire family will enjoy.

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Fancy Panz Are Our Secret Weapon for Holiday Hosting

Serve and transport hot casseroles, crisp salads and decadent desserts with ease with Fancy Panz.

Home for the Holidays: Christmas Edition

From Grandma’s top-secret scalloped potato recipe to the cousins’ annual baking extravaganza, Christmastime is filled with nostalgic traditions that folks...

How to Make a Caramel Apple Charcuterie Board

This caramel apple board will be love at first bite!

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Ooni Koda 16 Review: Our Expert Recommends This Beginner-Friendly and Versatile Pizza Oven

Make homemade pizzas, seared steaks and even desserts in this pizza oven. Here's our full review of the Ooni Koda...

Solo Stove Pi Prime Review: Our Expert Gives This Budget-Friendly Pizza Oven Her Stamp ...

Make restaurant-quality pies in your backyard any day! Read our tested review of the Solo Stove Pi Prime pizza oven.

If You’re Gearing Up to Stream the ‘Barbie’ Movie on Max, You Need Th...

Come on Barbie, we're ready for a movie party with this Barbie cocktail!

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How to Throw an Unforgettable Casino Theme Party

No beginner's luck is required here. Throw a casino theme party that will get the dice rolling and the good...

19 Summer Party Favors for Adults

Experience the ultimate celebration with fun sun-kissed days made even more memorable with these summer party favors that ensure the...

Ina Garten’s Boozy 3-Ingredient Dessert Is Easy Elegance and We’re Obsessed

Is this the most sophisticated ice cream sundae ever?

Stay Cool This Summer with the 15 Best Inflatable Pools on Amazon

Find the Amazon inflatable pool of your summer backyard dreams with these customer-favorite picks.

15 Best Beach Games to Bring Out Everyone’s Competitive Side This Summer

We hunted down the most entertaining beach games to get all ages in on the fun during your summer adventures.

The 6 Best Coolers to Take Cold Drinks Wherever You Go This Summer

The best coolers are durable, portable and designed with outdoor fun in mind.

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I Tried the Bartesian Cocktail Maker—Is It Worth the Splurge?

Also known as the "Keurig for cocktails," the Bartesian cocktail maker is the next best thing to having an in-house...

10 Breakfast Nook Ideas for a Cozy Kitchen

Rise and shine! These breakfast nook ideas make mornings cozy.

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30 Easter Party Ideas for a Sunny Celebration

Is it your turn to host this year? We've got plenty of Easter party ideas to wow your guests—from fun...

20 Engagement Party Ideas That Are as Special as the Happy Couple

This collection of fun and different engagement party ideas contains the perfect theme for every type of couple.

10 Engagement Party Games that Will Have Your Heart

These engagement party games are a marriage of fun and friendly competition!

32 Best Charcuterie Board Ideas for Every Occasion

We love putting together a gorgeous charcuterie board for a party or holiday gathering. These are our favorite charcuterie board...

How to Make an Irresistible Ice Cream Sundae Bar

Our colorful ice cream sundae bar goes beyond typical toppings like hot fudge and maraschino cherries. Your guests are sure...

14 Best Charcuterie Boards for All of Your Hosting Needs

Build the ultimate cheese plate with these Pinterest-worthy picks.

25 Kid- and Tween-Friendly Things to Do at a Sleepover

Our ultimate list of things to do at a sleepover will let you kick back and listen to the laughter.

What Is High Tea?: Your Guide to 3 Types of Tea Traditions

Find your answer to "What is high tea?" and more with this explainer on the time-honored traditions of English tea.

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This Saran Wrap Christmas Game Is Perfect for the Holidays

Bust boredom, claim fun prizes and entertain the entire family? Must be a Christmas miracle!

People Are Obsessed with Sparkly Disco Christmas Decor—Here’s How to Do It

Up the glitz this holiday season with disco-inspired decorations, like mirrorball ornaments, faux fur throws and gold-rimmed glasses

15 Wine and Cheese Pairings Everyone Should Know

Need to know which wine to serve with cheddar? Is port the only thing that goes with Stilton? Here are...

People Are Obsessed with Butter Candles—Here’s How to Make Them

Butter candles are the latest trend taking over TikTok.

Ina Garten’s Hack for Serving Cake Will Instantly Wow Your Guests

The Barefoot Contessa is at it again with a brilliant trick for picture-perfect dessert!

13 Best Sleepover Games for Kids

Wondering how to throw the ultimate slumber party? Start with these sleepover games to get the party started.