Does hostessing count as a hobby? Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, and by far my most beloved party to hostess. This year was my seventh apartment Thanksgiving celebration — I’m sure I’ve made the meal at least a dozen times — and, dare I say, it was a huge success. Since I love the experience of playing Holly Hostess almost as … Keep reading…

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Our home is clean, and that means I’m dying to entertain. The two are always related; but normally, it’s that we’re going to entertain, so we clean the apartment. This time the apartment just happens to be clean, which is sort of amazing. Time to party. There are a few handful of events per year for which I really decorate the house. … Keep reading…

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Okay, okay, so the Super Bowl did not go as planned. (Next year, Broncos!) But our party was great, and these Slow-Cooker Buffalo (Sans The) Wings turkey meatballs were a delicious, delicious hit. I was inspired by two amazing-sounding recipes: Slow Cooker Buffalo Ranch Turkey Meatballs by 365 Days of Slow Cooking and Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Meatballs by Momables. But they weren’t … Keep reading…

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In case you live under a rock, let me fill you in: The Denver Broncos are kicking ass and taking names this year, and they just landed a spot at the Super Bowl. Since they’re my favorite team, and we have this rad television set-up that begs for sports, Lance and I called dibs on hosting the Super Bowl party in our … Keep reading…

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Plain and simple, bread dressing is too good to have once per year. With that thought in mind, I started hosting Thanksgiving parties several years ago and have held one to three per year since. And while each year’s party holds its own hostessing nightmares**, the event continues to be my favorite part of the year. **While trying to make my first … Keep reading…

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