iOS app Android app

Summer Parties

The 10 Best Warm Weather Party Wines

Carla McDonald | Posted 10.11.2014 | Taste
Carla McDonald

We decided to ask 10 of the country's top food and wine experts to share the their favorite warm weather party vino.

The Thing 14 Percent Of House Guests Do Will Probably Keep You Up At Night

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 06.04.2014 | HuffPost Home

Summer's synonymous with entertaining, and while we used to think of "entertaining" as, well, the perfect opportunity to mix up a cocktail, try our ha...

10 Secrets To Throwing A Flawless Summer Party

Posted 11.12.2014 | HuffPost Home

So you’re throwing a party. Considering last winter’s frigid -- and, lest we forget, record-breaking temperatures -- you certainly deserve it. Wit...

Set the Mood for Summer Outdoor Entertaining

Manja Swanson | Posted 07.12.2014 | HuffPost Home
Manja Swanson

Aren't you just longing for relaxed evenings on the deck with good friends, good food, and good drinks? Here's how to set the mood for summer outdoor entertaining and host a smashing soiree.

Garden Party

Jana Lee Frazier | Posted 10.15.2013 | Good News
Jana Lee Frazier

Everything is so simple when you've been sick. To be outside wearing the sun as a shawl when your heart has been so cold for so long is a gift. To think of the ground as a womb and no longer as a grave is a relief.

PHOTOS: The Summer's Raunchiest Pool Parties

Oyster | Posted 10.17.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Even though swimming means your hair may look subpar, your cohorts will likely forget if you're attending one of these wet and wild hotel pool parties.

Secrets For A Small Space, From Colin Cowie (WATCH)

Posted 08.22.2013 | MarloThomas

Colin Cowie, event and lifestyle expert, recently joined me on Mondays With Marlo and he shared some great tips on how to make the most out of a small...

Fun Tips For Rooftop Parties, From Colin Cowie (WATCH)

Posted 08.22.2013 | MarloThomas

Event and lifestyle expert, Colin Cowie, recently joined me on Mondays With Marlo and he told everything you need to know about hosting a rooftop part...

8 Ways to Save on Your Next Summer BBQ

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 09.05.2012 | Money
Jeanette Pavini

Summer is just not the same without a good barbecue! Here are eight cost-effective tips to get your BBQ on this summer without feeling guilty about the extra party costs.

What To Do With Fresh Mozzarella

The Splendid Table | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
The Splendid Table

Wonderfully squishy on the inside, fresh and milking tasting, this cheese comes close to what you'd eat in Italy.

Memorial Day Celebrations: 4 Tips for the Perfect Soirée

Matthew David Hopkins | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Matthew David Hopkins

Want to throw the party of the season, but feel fresh out of ideas? With Memorial Day this weekend and many more reasons to celebrate this summer, try my "perfectly imperfect" approach to entertaining and your guests will remember your celebration for years to come.

Summer Party Etiquette for Hosts and Guests

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 11.04.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

School has long been out, the heat is on, and it's time for parties. From hosting a family barbecue to attending a summer celebration, mind your manners for optimum summer fun.

No More Lazy Sundays: LA's Best Summer Sunday Parties

| Katie Bain | Posted 10.07.2011 | Los Angeles

Traditionally, Sunday is a 24-hour opportunity to rest, get one's self organized for the upcoming work week and blah, blah, blah. That's not how we do...

Find Time for Summer Fun!

Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent

Find Time for Summer Fun By Jodi Lipper & Cerina Vincent Our upcoming book Live Like a Hot Chick is all about finding balance between work and play. ...

Top 10 Tips for Throwing a Banging Summer Party

Lauren and Suzanne McGrath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lauren and Suzanne McGrath

While I muddle through the planning of this 50th birthday, I thought I'd share with you some of the things I've learned from the woman I consider to be one of the best party-givers around.