Party Basics for New Nesters
Maria McBride has authored a new party-planning guide that is perfect for all you newlyweds out there. Party Basics for New Nesters offers entertaining ideas for every occasion. As a “new nester” myself, I need this book! Cocktail parties with friends, I can handle (I think). However, I am now expected to host family gatherings and holiday dinners – help!
McBride gives us practical ideas and tips on the basics of entertaining that are easy to understand and execute. This guide is organized by event and will give advice on decor, menu items, and table settings that combine to create a great party.
Do you have any entertaining ideas or advice for newlyweds?
As you get closer to marriage, you probably have seen that it’s taken some patience to deal with one another through this wedding planning process. It’s no secret relationships take work and here’s a good article from ZenHabits labeled “The Seven Deadly Sins of a Relationship“. It’s a good read and a good reason to take a step back and look at how you live within your relationship. The list of seven things to avoid in your relationship includes things like jealousy, resentment and unrealistic expectations. Have a look and see if you’ve been guilty of any recently.
How about some wife-wear? Wifeville has lots of great items to make sure everyone knows you’re someone’s wife. Designed by owner Jenny G, you’ll find everything from t-shirts to pants to pajamas. This online fashion company has something for everyone.