Holidays Canada Entertaining

Party Like A Celeb This New Year's Eve

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 12.28.2011 | Canada Style

Not all New Year's Eves parties are created equal. Some people want to go all out, while others just want to kick back and relax with a few good frien...

Stars' Favourite Holiday Entertaining Recipes

InStyle.com | Posted 02.19.2012 | Canada Style

What some of your favourite celebs will be serving to their guests this season....

Festive Table Foliage: DIY Silver Branch Centrepiece

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 12.16.2011 | Canada Style

The holidays are in full swing, which means your schedule is probably jam-packed with social engagements and parties to plan. With everything on the g...

You Can Pull Off And Plan A Sensational Seasonal Bash

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Style

'Tis the season to throw or go to holiday parties. And it's a pretty safe bet, once you're at your friend's/boss's/aunt's house, you'll see and experi...

10 Gifts To Give The Hostess With The Mostess

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies and Sarah Kelsey | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Style

Showing up empty-handed to a holiday party is one of those universal don'ts. It's not university, folks -- although showing up with a 6-pack is better...

Debbie Travis Talks Small-Space Decorating This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Style

City living definitely has its perks: access to a plethora of restaurants and fabulous shopping out your front door are just a couple. But living down...

Buy And Make The Best Shortbread With Tips From An Expert Baker

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Living

A traditional Scottish dessert, shortbread is a favourite festive snack come holiday season. But how can you tell if the sweet and savoury bars you're...

We Tried It: Starbucks Cake Pop Kit

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Living

Each week, the Huffington Post Canada's Living team will try out something that has sparked our curiosity, and as long as we live to tell the tale (se...

Countdown To Christmas: Plan Out A Food Schedule From Now Until December 25

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Canada Living

Timing is everything, it is said, and that particular adage couldn't ring truer than when you're staring down the calendar at six weeks filled with ho...

'Tis The Season For Sparkling

Erin and Courtney Henderson | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Living
Erin and Courtney Henderson

As glittering decorations, twinkling lights and snow-and-ice displays roll out for the holidays, sparkling wines also add warm, fuzzy -- and, of course, fizzy -- feelings to the season. Here is a quick pre-season primer on what's out there for all bubbly budgets.

Holiday Party Checklist: How To Get Your Bash Organized With Tips From Janette Ewan

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Style

Procrastination is bad, organization is good. It's a lesson that goes for almost every task in life -- especially when planning a party. The more orga...

How To Host A Stress-Free Holiday Party With Tips From Janette Ewan

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Style

So you want to throw a holiday party and you're thinking about all of the planning details -- menu, drinks, decor and the guest list. Hosting the perf...