# family time

How guests that love to cook (and want to eat well) can lend a hand on weekends away
What to know when hiring one of these beloved kitchens-on-wheels
Spend an evening socializing with friends while learning something new
Celebrity event planner Jes Gordon's advice for creating memorable get-togethers
Come bearing something wonderful when visiting friends this summer
Advice for dealing with any dilemma, from family feuds to the elephant in the room
For this host and photo stylist, the guest list matters most when having guests over
Five choice quesos with delicious complements for your next tapas party
Get together with friends and find new life for your little-used dishes or cookbooks over brunch
Cooking tips and ideas from famed critic Roger Ebert