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The Millennial's Guide To Changing The World Review

This post is sponsored by The Millennial's Guide To Changing The World book by Allison Sher.

I was given a digital copy of this book. I thought that it would be good to read, even though I am a Gen X'er. There is just so much talk about the Millennial's right now that I thought that it would be good to get to know what is going on inside their head.


About the Book  The Millennial's Guide to Changing the World teaches young people everything they need to know to change the world, while building a happy, healthy adult life for themselves. It explains how our current social systems work, the challenges young people are inheriting and how millennials can step into our power to create a critical mass conversion to solve them. Everything from politics to spirituality to love relationships to education to sex to economics to mental health is covered. And it includes 50 or so juicy, true life stories from millennials across the country…

Keep It Simple with These Easy Holiday Entertaining Tips

Keep It Simple with These Easy Holiday Entertaining Tips


If you suffer from last-minute party planning nightmares, not to worry – you’ll have your party in the bag and your table set to a tee when you follow these tips:

  • Plan your guest list and menu. Keep a list of friends and family that will be arriving at your house during the holidays. Take note of special diets and allergies when crafting your menu.
  • Instead of tackling the entire menu yourself, it will be much less stressful for you and way more fun for your guests if each person brings their own dish. While you handle the main dish, assign either a side or a dessert to your guests. Each person can then bring a printed recipe for the dish they brought, and have a great time sharing it with everyone.
  • Keep your holiday table simple, yet festive. The food and wine should be the main stars! Plain unscented candles add ambiance. Simple white plates on a solid color tablecloth and placemats will help the dishes stand out. Intersperse pinecones, pomegranates, clementines, pears or apples in between the dishes. Clear vases filled with branches, twinkle lights or holiday ornaments make a statement. Make easy place cards out of wine corks by simply splitting the cork and inserting a name card. Elegant stemware that’s perfect for both red and white wines are an essential for any holiday table.
  • Easy appetizers and a holiday playlist set the scene. A variety of cheeses, olives, and crackers are just right for starting out the evening. Holiday music faintly playing in the background as guests mix and mingle will set a festive tone for the rest of the night. 
Chocolate Red Wine Truffles 

Any other ideas for keeping things simple and stress-free this busy holiday season? 

Comments

  1. Great timing on this. I'm hosting Thanksgiving this year and I suppose it's time to start thinking about that. Except I know darn well my guests won't bring a damn thing. Haha! Truffles? Yes please!

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    1. I know the feels. It's never too early to start planning when you have only you to rely on. I hope the article helped! If you make the truffles, lemme know!

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