How to host a great Friendsgiving celebration on a budget

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Friendsgiving

A hybrid of the words friend and Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving originally signified a makeshift meal between friends who found themselves far from home during Thanksgiving. Today, many treat Friendsgiving as a second, slightly more casual celebration, either the weekend before or after the official holiday. However, hosting a single Thanksgiving can be pricey enough on its

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Hosting a summer cookout on a budget

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Inviting friends and family over for an old-fashioned cookout is perhaps the quintessential laid-back summer activity. Although, let’s face it, the cost of feeding so many people can leave you feeling anything but relaxed. So, here are several tips on hosting a summer cookout on a budget, without sizzling away your finances. One of the

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