Here are nine tips for welcoming in 2019 with frugal flair.
- Tip 1: Host it at home. No need to go out and deal with crowds plus hosting at your home is usually more comfortable for everyone.
- Tip 2: Keep it cozy. Limit invite to a handful of close friends.
- Tip 3: Ask everyone to bring their favorite drink. This will liven up the party for sure!
- Tip 4: Accept your guests' offers to help. If guest ask what they can bring, have a list of items at various price points.
- Tip 5: Make clean up easy by using paper and plastic dishware.
- Tip 6: Extend the life of holiday decorations. Those Xmas decorations will make a great back drop for a NY Party.
- Tip 7: Shop for supplies at the Dollar store. Paper plates and Cups.
- Tip 8: Skip a huge meal and do easy apps or pizzas.
- Tip 9: Have a plan for the countdown. Will you watch the ball drop in NY or do a toast with all your guest.