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5 Mistakes to Avoid as a Hostess this Thanksgiving

In my eleven years of being married I've made a lot of blunders as a hostess, the biggest of which happened right before my wedding day. I said no to guests wanting to come at the last moment. That is, I said no to my mother-in-law, who wanted to invite them read more

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An Introverts' Guide to Hosting

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6 Quick Cleaning Tips

Nothing creates anxiety like a messy house 15 minutes before a dinner party. Here are some quick cleaning tips designed to not only help prepare your space (and heart) before the party begins. read more