|The Jewish High Holidays are right around the corner!|
Organizing a dinner party can be stressful. You have to plan the perfect menu, organize the place settings, and coordinate your guests’ schedules.
The 4 DO’s for organizing the best dinner party:
1. Invite a compatible group of guests.
2. Plan a menu everyone can enjoy. Remember to ask about food allergies and dietary restrictions.
3. Get out the good china.
4. Add a centerpiece to the table. Nothing perks up a dining table like flowers, candles, and/or festive objects. You can also add a vase of flowers to your bathroom decorations.
Perfect Meal Checklist:
One Month Before:
Invite the Guests
Ask about Allergies
Plan the menu
The Week Of (3-7 days before event):
Shop for ingredients based on your menu choices
Start Cooking/Meal Prep
Prepare the Desserts (You can bake ahead of time and freeze, to defrost day of!)
Take out the dishes & silverware
Day of the Meal:
Set the table with tablecloth, centerpieces, dishes and silverware.
Bring out the drinks
Finish any meal prep: put last minute items in the oven, toss salads, bake/defrost desserts.
Be sure to enjoy the meal!
After a holiday party, putting away seasonal decorations can seem like a big task (even when it’s only celebrated with your bubbie!). However, the right storage