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What is a Banquet?

The word banquet might conjure up images of medieval grand halls, tables overflowing with food and drink, and laughter echoing through the air, but what exactly is a banquet? They

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How to Throw a Graduation Party

The tassel’s turned, diplomas are in hand, and it’s time to celebrate! Before you dive headfirst into post-grad life, a graduation party offers the perfect chance to reminisce with loved

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How to Cut a Wedding Cake

The ceremonial cutting of the wedding cake is certainly a highlight of the reception, symbolizing the start of your shared life together, but amidst the celebration and photo ops, the

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How to Throw a Surprise Birthday Party

Birthdays are a cause for celebration no matter your age, and what better way to shower your loved one with joy than with a surprise party? Pulling off a successful

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What is a Sequel Wedding?

Sequel weddings have been commonplace for a long time in many different cultural and religious traditions and involve hosting multiple ceremonies to celebrate your marriage. The concept was made more

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Do People Still Do Family Reunions?

What comes to mind when you think of a family reunion? A sprawling picnic tablecloth laden with potato salad, a gaggle of kids chasing each other under a cloudless blue

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What to Wear to a Holiday Party?

Creating a holiday party outfit for the office that’s both work appropriate, fun and festive versus dressing to impress as the host of your own holiday bash are likely two

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Should an Engagement Party Have a Theme?

Getting engaged is an unforgettable milestone in one’s life, and an engagement party gives you the opportunity to share the big news with family and friends on both sides. Choosing