It may seem obvious, but caring for the details is key to any successful party. Lilling begins her dessert party consultations by nailing down the "who," "what," "when," "where," and "why" of each event. After all, the last thing you want is to run out of desserts at your own dessert party. Keep track of guests with a spreadsheet or even a Facebook event page for guests to RSVP to. There are plenty of party-planning appsto make organization easier and put the fun back into hosting.
Keep It Sweet Party Perfect Recipe: "You can't go wrong with peanut butter and chocolate," assures Lilling on creating a basic, tasty recipe. In Lilling’s Peanut Butter Cup Cookie Dough Brownie Bites, "stuff peanut butter cookie dough into a brownie and you've got heaven."