From small dinner parties to big-time shindigs, Entertaining For Dummies shows you how to impress and pamper your guests no matter what the occasion. It’s full of fresh, creative ideas and proven tips for creating an unforgettable experience — at your daughter’s sweet sixteen birthday party, a fancy dinner in honor of your boss, or any other get-together.
Whether you’re a homemaker in need of creative ideas for your next big party, or a busy professional who needs to impress the boss without spending a bundle, Entertaining For Dummies covers all the bases — from planning to decorating, to cooking, to hosting. Regardless of the size of the event or its purpose, you’ll find helpful tips.If you want step-by-step help on getting your party off the ground, or just a reliable reference for trouble-shooting those unforeseen emergencies, Entertaining For Dummies is the only book you need. It’s full of creative ideas that make throwing your next party a blast — and a breeze.
Planning large or small events
Designing distinctive invitations and a balanced menu
Creating a comfortable atmosphere in any space
Making your guests feel welcome
Hosting a business gathering in your home
Treating the family to special events like picnics, birthday parties, and Sunday dinners
Hosting theme events like costume parties
Renowned entertaining speaker Suzanne Williamson offers all the expert advice you need to make every event a success — from black-tie parties to backyard barbecues. She’ll give you all the tools and tips you need to get organized and get your party off the ground. Whether you’re entertaining for a dozen or a thousand, you’ll find everything you need right here.