How to Decorate podcast bonus episode: all about entertaining and our entertaining disasters

This week we’re bringing you a bonus episode, and we’re talking entertaining! Our plan was to bring you a short extra episode with our entertaining stories — to get you in the spirit of Thanksgiving — but of course, we gabbed for over an hour. But, if you listen to the whole episode, you’ll hear our tried and true secrets, entertaining disasters, and suggestions for being a great guest.

What You’ll Hear on This Episode:

  • Karen’s Napkin Tricks: both removing stains after a dinner party and an easy ironing trick
  • The time I lit two dinner napkins on fire
  • Karen’s ongoing entertaining disaster — under cooking meat
  • Karen’s worst disaster — it involves a lasagna and an old oven mit
  • Taryn’s wine disaster at Antico Pizza in Atlanta
  • Our thoughts on signature cocktails
  • All of our best flower arranging tips — including which combination of flowers to buy
  • My mom’s three keys to a good party — good music, good food, good people
  • The importance of traditions during the holidays, especially food traditions
  • How to cook one end of your tenderloin faster so you can offer both well done and rare
  • Your requirements as a party guest — RSVPing and being festive and fun
  • Our tips for cleaning up

Which flowers to buy when you're arranging flowers

Show Notes

Karen's hash brown casserole recipe

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Happy Decorating!

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