The Ultimate Holiday Party Guide | Holiday Recipe Ideas & Table Setting Inspiration

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The Ultimate Holiday Party Guide: Easy Christmas & Hanukkah Recipes, Festive Feasting Menu Ideas & Holiday Table Setting Inspirations to Entertain Everyone You Love

The Table

We’ve curated a selection of table setting decor hacks to dazzle your guests through these easy Christmas dining table ideas that are sure to add that extra bit of sparkle and elegance to your evening.

The Drinks

Celebrate the season’s spirit with Christmas cocktails that’ll make your yuletide merry (and fizzy).

The Appetizers & Sides

What’s better than mingling over yummy starters? Prepare an elegant prerequisite to your gorgeous holiday meal with finger foods and decadent dips packed with classic cranberry and brie cheese flavors, charcuterie board aesthetic, and other savory spices.

The Main Dishes

What’s better than what’s under the tree? Sharing a stunning Christmas feast with the ones you love. Deck the halls with grand entrées and delicious side dishes through these Christmas dinner ideas that are sure to manifest holiday meal magic.


Apple Butter Glazed Ham

Sweet with just a touch of spice.

The Easy Full Brunch Menu

With these Christmas brunch recipes, you’ll have one merry morning indeed. This spread of sweet and savory brunchable dishes is the perfect warmup to celebratory evening festivities.

Lunch & Dinner Recipes

Here’s How to Throw the Perfect Christmas Brunch

Entertaining With Beth has it allll planned out.

The Desserts

‘Tis the season to be jolly and joyous by baking all of the sweet treats that make Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa have to offer. From mouth-watering shortbread cookies to rich and creamy cheesecakes to warm and crumbly nostalgia-inducing pies, we’re giving you holiday dessert recipe ideas that will be an instant tradition for you and your loved ones.

The Leftovers

Scrumptious holiday leftovers don’t stop at Thanksgiving. Transform your favorite holiday flavors after the celebratory rush with these Christmas leftover recipes.


Holiday Leftovers Casserole

The perfect plan for those leftovers.

Leftover Christmas Ham and Bean Soup

A delicious way to use up that leftover ham.

The Holiday Tips

Learn tips for how to keep holiday decor organized all year round, how to practice healthy holiday eating, and efficient ways to decorate the house while staying stress-free.

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