5 Quick Steps to Easy Fall Entertaining

Pumpkin patches. Parties. Repeat.

It may not feel like it in most parts of the country, but fall is officially here! And personally, I’m not going to let the weather keep me from enjoying the delicious scents and parties that fall has to offer. And I hope you won’t either! So sit back, relax and watch these super simple videos to find out just how simple it is to be the season’s best host or hostess.

Apple Pie Scent

Let’s start with scents. Who doesn’t love the smell of fresh apples and sweet spices? Mix up this simple concoction a few minutes before having guests over for a home that smells truly intoxicating.

3 Perfect Pumpkin Recipes

Next, it’s all about the food. And that means it’s time to talk pumpkin everything. Spiced truffles? Pumpkin pie twists? Or even a pumpkin pie smoothie? There are so many more options than the basic PSL.

DIY Candy Apple Bar

Fall means festivals, and festivals mean candy apples. If you, like me, eagerly await candy apple season each year, this incredibly easy alternative is your year-round solution that also happens to be a major party pleaser.

10 Tailgating Hacks

And since football season is already in full swing, we certainly can’t forget tailgating party options. Lucky for you, we’ve perfected the art of the humble tailgate. Your guests will never want for condiments…or paper towels…or wet wipes. Basically, we’ve got you (and your guests) completely covered.

Cookie Butter Football Dip

I can’t very well send you off to entertain without the ultimate tailgating dessert. This cookie butter football dip can be made into any shape your heart desires, and your guests will think you spent way more time on it than you did. Color me impressed.

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