# party ideas

Don’t be a cliché! Avoid party theme faux pas
What to know — and what to pack — for a memorable meal served seaside
Host these seasonally sweet parties to welcome spring
Celebrate the start of summer vacation with games and snacks by the pool or sea
Move over, Fudgie the Whale — there’s a new ice cream cake in town, and her name is Hello Kitty.
Save money and get a head start on spring cleaning by keeping the party at home
Turn your kid’s birthday into the party of the year
Who says a tasty DIY bar only works with cold drinks?
Easy party ideas for low-key get-togethers that are fun for all ages
The Martha Stewart guide for throwing a punk rock-inspired party includes spinach skulls and lots of plaid