It's Time To Start Thinking About The Holidays!

While it might be too early to turn on your Holiday playlist, it is NOT in fact too early to start thinking about the Holidays.

Before you know, it will be Thanksgiving and Christmas! Let everyone else rush and panic buy while you sip your hot apple cider and think to yourself, "I'm so glad I did all of that weeks ago..." 

The time is NOW to start planning what special treats you want to have for all of those celebrations.. truly, the best time of the year! 

If you want to put a new spin on your signature party dish or even host a festive event in your home for the first time. 

First things first...

Upgrade Your Serving Pieces 

Cheese and Cracker Party Board from Scotsman Co

Just think about how beautiful your party appetizers would look on an American Made Scotsman Co board. 

Click here to shop the full collection of serving pieces from Scotsman Co.

Have a Recipe Game Plan 


Is this the year where you bring a new dish to a party? Or is this the year where you jazz up your signature party dish? Either way, start making a list of what you want to make (and eat!) and have the recipes ready to go when it's game time!

If you need some recipe inspiration, you could try: 

Erin's Caramel Apple Pie.

This almost foolproof Saltine Crack - so easy and SO delicious!

Or this yummy BBQ chicken salad.

For more tried and true Southern recipes, check out Vol. 1, Vol. 2, and Vol. 3 of the Laurel Mercantile Family Recipes and Stories cookbooks. 

One Last Entertaining Tip - Stock Up On Pantry Goods

Grab a bag of that biscuit dough you've been wanting to try.

Add that Peach Pecan Jam to your cart - wouldn't that taste divine spread over a cracker?

And most importantly, make sure you have enough coffee - can't go wrong with one of Big Ben's Blends.


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Let's make this the best holiday season yet!