Hosting during the holidays can be a blast, but it also can be overwhelming. Whether you’re preparing dinner or cleaning up your home, odds are you are going to have a full plate. That’s why we’re sharing some of our top holiday hosting tips so you can host the holidays with ease. Keep on reading to learn more!
1. Know how many guests you will be hosting.
This is a crucial first step if you are hosting for the holidays. You will need to know how many guests will be attending so you can begin decorating and preparing everything for your gathering.
2. Prepare ahead of time.
You want to make sure you prepare everything ahead of time so your day goes as smoothly as possible. Whether this means stocking up on food and drinks or decking out your home with holiday decor, spending time preparing recipes and dishes will help ease some of the stress you might accumulate during this time of year.
3. Set the holiday mood.
Since it is the holidays, odds are you will want to set the mood for your event – even if it’s just dinner! Whether this means decorating the dinner table or playing some holiday music, incorporating the holiday season into your home will help you step into your hosting role.
4. Keep your feet well supported.
Most likely, you will be on your feet most of the time while hosting guests. You want to make sure you keep your feet well supported throughout your time hosting, serving and entertaining which is why we recommend wearing shoes that are both comfortable and stylish, similar to our Mia Block Heel.
5. Take some time to relax and breath.
Given the amount of items you will have on your plate while hosting, you might start to feel stressed and overwhelmed. We want you to enjoy your hosting experience so we’re recommending you take plenty of time to breathe and relax. You’re creating a festive and fun experience for each of your guests and you deserve to have some time to enjoy it too!