Planning the Perfect Holiday Dinner

Holiday Party Ideas

The holidays are just around the corner, which means you’ll be planning a holiday dinner for your friends and family. We’re sharing our top five tips to ensure your holiday dinner goes smoothly!

Tip 1: Add a personal touch with handmade place cards. It’s sure to put a smile on your guest’s face when they sit down to their spot at the table.

Tip 2: Make sure your guests feel at home with seasonal holiday decorations at the table. Adding pumpkins, fake snow or Christmas décor to your table will get your guests in the mood for your dinner.

Tip 3: Make a list. Nobody likes going to the market more than once, so make sure you plan out your shopping trip before you head out. And if you need any last minute ideas on recipes while at the grocery store, check out this handy Holiday Dinner Recipe app.

Tip 4: Prep any ingredients that will last for two to three days, like chopped onions, to eliminate some of the day of tasks.

Tip 5: Upon guests arriving, serve fresh right-out-of-the-oven hor d’oeuvres. This will break the ice and have everyone feeling at home in no time!

These tips are just a few key pieces to ensure you have a successful holiday dinner, without any stress. Most importantly, have fun and enjoy your company, even if everything doesn’t go quite to plan.