I'm spending this Thanksgiving with friends in my home state. I asked our hostess Alicia to share her personal rules of entertaining with us today. And she knows what she's talking about - she was recently interviewed on MPBN, a local Portland radio station, because she has become so well known for her party hosting skills. Here are her tips!
1. Have at least one recipe that requires a little wine so you can drink the rest while cooking.
2. Wear lipstick.
3. Make sure someone else does the dishes.
I like her style. She's a LOT more laid back than I am, and I am doing my best to learn from her as I help her prepare to host Thanksgiving dinner.
|Labeling serving dishes, as we talked about here.|
I'm taking tomorrow off from the blog to experience the