Expired Giveaway: Recipes for Parties

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Recipes for PartiesFill in the information below, and you’ll be entered to win a copy of Recipes for Parties: Menus, Flowers, Decor: Everything for Perfect Entertaining by Michael Leva and Nancy Parker (Rizzoli, 2010).

Note: You can enter one time per e-mail address per day. Deadline is noon (12 p.m.) ET 1.4.12.

Now is the time for happiness and holidays, which sometimes cause engagements, which then cause showers, for both weddings and babies. It’s time for celebration, right? And that means entertaining, which means decorating and cooking. It’s can start to seem like an awful lot of work all of a sudden, but  fashion executive Michael Leva and textile designer Nancy Parker are here to lend a hand. Recipes for Parties is a clear guide to entertaining: from how to set the perfect table to cooking tips for the beginner host, it’s a lifesaver for when you hear the good news…whatever that news may be. 

Here are a few great dishes to get you started for your next soiree:
The Foolproof Daiquiri Recipe
Herbed Ricotta Dip with Vegetables
Pistachio-Orange Cocktail Cookies

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