The Sweetest Hangover

From new magazine Chow, here are a few unusual tips for curing a hangover. Burned Toast, Pedialyte,  Fresh Ginger, RU-21 (not the abortion pill, silly). […]

Countdown to New Year’s Eve

Another weekend, another round of holiday parties… Things of note from hosts and guests: * Bring funky desserts like dessert burgers made with cookies and […]

When Event Attendance Is Low

Did you ever throw a party, but the crowd never comes??? Don’t despair! The small group who shows up still craves a good time. As […]

Brini Maxwell

The lovely Brini Maxwell is having a holiday show at Fez (380 Lafayette St) next Monday, December 20th. From Flavorpill: With Martha Stewart unavailable to […]

Double-Booked = Twice The Fun

During the holidaze, you may be invited to more than one event on the same night. Try to coordinate so that you can attend both. […]

Being A Good Party Hostess Is Cupcake

What I have gleaned from watching the fabulous in action: —Have plenty of booze at your party —Invite a diverse group of people —Make friendly […]

Tips For The Tipsy

Man-about-town Manhattan Transfer (now ClusterStock’s John Carney) has provided a classic guide on how to survive holiday parties. Here’s one of his gems of wisdom: […]

Netiquette or Social Graces for Techies

The Social Graces are not a myth. Despite the rude behavior of many, there are some rules, and the graceful Sloane Crosley gives us New […]

The Best Guest

Here are a few tips that I have garnered from parties of late: ·When bringing a bottle of wine to a house party, look for […]

What’s It All About? Party Themes

Need a theme for your holiday party? Here’s a few suggestions *Tree Trimming Party (popcorn, cranberries, homemade ornaments) *Christmas Lights Walking Tour (walk off a […]