5 Personalized Graduation Centerpiece Ideas // Hostess with the Mostess®

Centerpiece ideas are one of the things I asked about often – and something that seems to stump people the most… This advice should help! 🎉 For personal celebrations like milestone birthdays and graduations: start with the guest of honor’s interests in mind. So, instead of thinking a graduation party centerpiece should be “graduation” themed … Read more

Best Cinco De Mayo Party Ideas

The best Cinco de Mayo party ideas for an adult theme party will help you host a fun fiesta with cocktail recipes, delicious snacks, yummy dessert, and lots of colorful decorations and activities! It’s ideal for celebrating a May birthday, college graduation party, even a neighborhood block party. What is Cinco de Mayo? Cinco de … Read more

7 Easy Ideas for a Spooky Fun Halloween Party // Hostess with the Mostess®

Last year I helped a friend throw a family-friendly Halloween party full of bright colors, creepy-cool skeletons, and cauldron-loads of CANDY. (It’s Halloween, after all!) 🎃 Most of our kids were in the 8-12 range. It’s kind of a tricky age where they don’t want things TOO cutesy or TOO scary. So… I went for … Read more

Ideas For Hosting A Stress-Free Dinner Party – Confetti Fair

Having a dinner party with paper plates and plastic cups is okay, but you’re not a little kid anymore. Right? Sometimes you want a gathering that’s just a little bit more sophisticated than Barbeque Shapes and party pies. Whether you want a relaxing evening with close friends or a bit more of a formal affair, … Read more