The Secret Sauce for the Perfect Outdoor Party
Have you ever been to a poopy outdoor party? Or maybe it was just mediocre and unmemorable. You know the sort of thing: the food was crummy; people drank too much; the music was too loud; it was just plain boring. And so on.
Who wants that? Not at your place for sure.
If you're hosting an outdoor party this summer, the secret sauce of success is as simple as this: Make a plan
It needn't be a flashy or expensive event (though it can be if you want). It just needs to be carefully thought out. If you're not sure how to plan an outdoor party, let's look at some of the essentials.
Where to Start with Outdoor Party Planning
There are a few basic items you need to decide at the outset for your outdoor party. These include the intended date -- which you should check against your calendar for potential clashes -- the time and duration.
Then, there's the question of a theme or party type -- and the budget to pay for it. Will it be a semi-formal affair ...