First of all, nothing in life is easy, just like nothing in life is free. But everything in life can become easy if you listen to every single thing I have to say. Unless it’s tips on how to own and operate a successful lemonade stand. I have tiny hands and absolutely no sense of fair market value. But I digress, we’re talking awesome holiday parties here, not of my failed entrepreneurial endeavors.

Here’s the trick to hosting an amazing holiday party that will be spoken about for many a non-denominational holiday to come: focus on just one thing. The rest will all fall into place if you heed my advice, I promise you this. I have attended and thrown both gut-wrenching and unforgettable parties for all sorts of holidays, so know that my counsel has your best interest in mind. Pour yourself a gin and tonic, and get ready to take notes.

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