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This week starts our Friday Freebies giveaway.  All you have to do is comment on this week’s question with a valid email address before Monday @ Midnight Eastern.  We’ll pick a random winner from all of our comments. Its that simple!

gardenlanternAll throughout June we’ll be featuring freebies from our friends over at PartyLite.  This week we have this awesome Garden Lantern.  PartyLite’s classic Garden Lantern is cast aluminum with a verdigris finish. Includes a tall glass votive cup to protect candle flame outdoors. 10 1/2″ H x 7 3/4″ d. $124.95.

For this week’s question, we want to know what’s the one thing you need the most help with when throwing a great summer party? Post a comment below and maybe it’ll be your name we announce on Tuesday morning!

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405 Responses

  1. Aly says:

    . the party space
    . the bathroom
    . the kitchen after the cooking

    Repeat the above after the party is over

  2. Carol says:

    Keeping the guests cool, whether is be fans, pool, or/or icy refreshments.

  3. Lana says:

    I have the most difficulty with choosing a unique menu for the party…that will appeal to all of the guests.

  4. Bonnie Arbuckle says:

    I would have to say keeping the bugs away! Bugs can really ruin any outdoor gathering.

  5. Alicia says:

    Having something there for everyone. Activities not only for the kids but the adults too.

  6. christa says:

    Planning the right amount of food.

  7. Amy says:

    Deciding on a menu…not a good cook and don't like to cook.

  8. Rebecca says:

    An Easy quick clean up after all the fun!!

  9. Sharon says:

    Cleaning and getting my house prepared and getting the yard nice and pretty. I put alot into decorating and having everything looking just right.

  10. Patti Bright says:

    I think the biggest problem I have is keeping the guests entertained. I'm always worried that someone will get bored so I go crazy trying to think of ways to please everyone.

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