Entertaining

From dinner parties to cocktail hours, these are our favorite ways to entertain.
Friends Who Fete: How To Host A Polenta Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: How To Host A Polenta Party

One of our favorite dinner parties that's traditional to Northern Italy? A polenta party! Here are all the tips and recipes you need to host a polenta party of your own.

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10 Tips For Building A Better Bar Cart | http://saltandwind.com

10 Tips For Building A Better Bar Cart

The moment we felt like we made it in life (okay, in our entertaining life)? When we finally sprung for a bar cart. Nothing pulls a party together like a beautiful bar cart except one that's perfectly organized. Here are our tips to make that happen:

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The Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays | http://saltandwind.com

The Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays

Sure you can always serve a ton of bubbly and beer and everyone will be very happy partiers. But there are those times you should pull out something special and, for those occasions, here are the cocktails you should make. 

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Multi-Task Mingling Is How We Survive The Holidays | http://saltandwind.com

Multi-Task Mingling Is How We Survive The Holidays

Between the holiday card writing, menu planning, and events, the “to do” list just doesn’t quit this time of year. And rather than waiting to see friends at more formal festivities, we’re switching it up. Instead we’re getting things done while our friends come over. That way we can hang and still get those gifts wrapped. 

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California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO} | http://saltandwind.com

California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO}

Fall is the the season of entertaining! From dinner parties to Friendsgivings and impromptu cocktail hours, we're all about gathering friends to toast the season. And nothing seems to celebrate our home state of California like a road trip and harvest dinner!

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The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad | http://saltandwind.com

The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad

Need a super simple, make-ahead dish for the holidays that's allergen friendly? Check out this recipe that's gluten free, dairy free, and vegetarian!

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Say Hello To Bitters: Your Secret Weapon In The Kitchen | http://saltandwind.com

Say Hello To Bitters: Your Secret Weapon In The Kitchen

That bottle of bitters you turn to every time you make an Old Fashioned? It’s time to bring it into your kitchen. Here are tips for how to use bitters for everything from classic cocktails to dessert!

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How To Make An Old Fashioned To Celebrate Old Fashioned Week | http://saltandwind.com

How To Make An Old Fashioned To Celebrate Old Fashioned Week

The season of celebrations has arrived and we’re toasting it with a classic Old Fashioned cocktail. It couldn’t be timelier because the start of November marks the launch of Old Fashioned Week.

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Friends Who Fete: The Thoroughly Modern Ice Cream Social | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: The Thoroughly Modern Ice Cream Social

The ultimate summer party? An Ice Cream Social! For this Friends Who Fete we gathered our friends and family for a classic-meets-updated ice cream social with everything from kid-friendly ice creams to adult poptails!

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Friends Who Fete: The Travel Lover's Bridal Shower | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: The Travel Lover's Bridal Shower

How do you throw a Bridal Shower for the travel lover in your life? Bring her favorite destination to her! For this latest Friends Who Fete party, the girls threw me a belated Bridal Shower inspired by a place high on my bucket list: Morocco!

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Celebrate Cinco All Day Long With These Recipes | http://saltandwind.com

Celebrate Cinco All Day Long With These Recipes

Grab a margarita glass, or even a pitcher, because it's finally Cinco de Mayo! It's time to celebrate, Salt & Wind style, which means not skimping on the guac, toasting with tacos, and hydrating with margaritas. Here are 9 recipes to celebrate Cinco de Mayo from morning until night.

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Fiesta Forever With Our Best Margarita Recipes | http://saltandwind.com

Fiesta Forever With Our Best Margarita Recipes

We don't need to give you an excuse to mix up a margarita, but the excuse of all excuses is Cinco de Mayo. So, here are our 10 best margs to help you say Salud!

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