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Creative ways to spend time with friends this Holiday Season

Are you looking for new ways to spend time with friends this holiday season?  Are holiday parties and Christmas cards feeling stale? Overwhelmed by the pressure to buy gifts for friends? Today, I want to dive into ways to spend time
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Friendsgiving Potluck Sign up Sheet

We’ve all been to a Friendsgiving that doesn’t have a Friendsgiving Sign Up Sheet. You know what I am talking about – the ones where you hear, “Oh… S + J also brought sweet potato casseroles” as you carry yours
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Plan a Bachelorette Party Everyone Enjoys

Let’s rethink “What happens at a Bachelorette Party” I’ve learned recently that bachelorette parties are a cause of dread for most people. My friends and I have the exact opposite reaction — we immediately start a countdown for the next
12 Best Games for Virtual Game Night
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12 Best Online Games to Play with Friends

Today I have a list of the best online multiplayer games to play with friends including our favorite, catchphrase, an online version of the game. There are tons of free multi-player games listed below, as well as some paid options
How to Host Virtual Game Night
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How to Host a Virtual Game Night

Virtual game night, anyone? The last couple of years have taught me dozens of lessons, but one of the big ones is that we have more ways to connect with loved ones that live far away than I thought. I
How to Host an Open House Party
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How to Host an Open House Party

What is an Open House Party? To me, an open house party is a low-stress and low-impact get-together for both hosts and guests. A sort of “show up as you are, if you are able” gathering, possibly a recurring get-together
How to Host Friendsgiving. Holidays. On the left is a polaroid of friends gathered around two large tables
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How to Host Friendsgiving

“How to Host Friendsgiving,” you ask. Well, I have hosted many Friendsgivings + Thanksgivings at this point. I have probably roasted 30 turkeys at this point, made hundreds of pounds of mashed potatoes, and decorated, organized, and hosted. What is
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Make Better Introductions – Introduce Yourself and Others

PLEASE. Pretty, pretty please stop introducing people by just simply stating their profession. Curious what I suggest you talk about instead? Give this post a read for my full answer — it’s way to long to fit into

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