5 Grad Party Recipes for Every Growing Boy

Planning a graduation party? We’ve pulled together a quick menu that will feed a room full of new grads (and their proud parents)! From appetizers to entrees, salads to desserts, these five ultimate grad party recipes will have everyone throwing their caps off to you! Appetizer: Creamy Dill Cucumber Toasties Start your party off on the right food with these easy little toast nibblers. Simple, Read more ...

Irish Whiskey Lava Cakes and the Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day Menu

If you’re the friend on the block that’s always pulling together for a St. Patty’s day party, you need this recipe! If you’re the friend that’s always wanted to start a St. Patty’s Day party, this recipe is for you! We’ve pulled together a classic menu full of delicious Irish-inspired eats that’ll have all the leprechauns in your life feeling like they’re home. Introduce some Read more ...

Easy Lego Shortbread Cookies

Make these adorable shortbread Lego cookies in no time at all! Using premade, buttery shortbread logs makes this the easiest recipe ever. With results that would make even a professional pastry chef proud! Makes 16 Lego cookies • 4 cups powdered sugar • 4 tablespoons light corn syrup • 10 tablespoons milk • 1 teaspoon vanilla or almond extract • Red, green, blue, and yellow Read more ...

Crowd-Pleasing Super Bowl Cocktail

by Gidget + LaRue Your 2014 Super Bowl party deserves a great cocktail that doesn’t anchor you to your bar mixing drinks. So if you have a crowd watching the game at your house, how do you serve an amazing drink and still be able to enjoy the party? Answer: THE HURRICANE. By adding this recipe to your pre-game routine, you can make the entire batch before your guests arrive. Better yet, Read more ...

Kick Off Your Best Super Bowl Party

Last year, an estimated 108.4 million people tuned in to watch the Super Bowl and it just so happens to be the second largest day for food consumption in United States. Proving that you don’t have to be a Broncos or a Seahawks fan (or even a football fan), to enjoy a Super Bowl party. All you need is an appetite, good company, and these tips for saving on food, drink, entertainment and décor. Homemade Read more ...

The 200-Calorie Cocktail: Diet-Friendly & Delicious

Everyone who made a promise to work on shedding those extra holiday pounds, raise your hand. Our hands are in the air right there with you. Let’s be honest and admit that, while weight management is important, so is having a delicious cocktail on a Friday night with your friends. While alcohol is fat-free and low in carbs, calories in cocktails add up quickly. Here’s a Cocktail Calories Pocket Read more ...

6 Pieces to Wear to a Super Bowl Party

On Sunday, February 2, the Denver Broncos will face off against the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII. That’s 48 for all of you who don’t follow the NFL or aren’t caught up on your Roman numerals. If you were too frugal to dish out the $500 to $6,000 tickets, then chances are you’ll be watching the game from the comfort of your home in front of a big screen TV and with a bevy of rowdy Read more ...

Top 10 Big Game Budget-Friendly Slow Cooker Recipes

Last year, the average 30-second Super Bowl commercial cost $4 million, and the average party cost $63 per game-day viewer. Yeowza! Don’t blow your budget on a football party. You can entertain fans and have fun with a party that is as delicious for your pocketbook and it is for your guests. Here are 10 incredible crockpot recipes that will help you save cash without scrimping on fun and flavor. Read more ...