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If you're hosting a Super Bowl party this year, a few things are guaranteed: People are going to get hungry, thirsty, and loud—and not necessarily in that order. The best way to stay ahead of the game? Serve simple, pre-made dishes that don't break the bank, have someone else bring a dessert or side, and make sure to tell 'em all it's BYOB.
For your part, you can't go wrong with chili and rice. There's a reason why that's such a go-to for events like these: no service! Just provide the ladle and some garnishes, and guests can dish it out themselves. These treats are tops for a gaggle of famished sports fans with any kind of palate, and when homemade ice cream sandwiches are involved, everyone scores.
There are two types of people on Black Friday: the ones who revel in facing down sales-hungry crowds and those who like to curl up on the couch with a hot cider and their laptop. Well, no offense to any thrill seekers out there, but when it comes to this shopping holiday, the latter seems the better option to us — read
Holiday shopping can cause a boatload of stress. There are a lot of bases to cover and only a few weeks to get down to business. So, if you're stumped on what to buy the techie in your life (you know, the person who always needs to have the latest and greatest gadgets on the market), we feel you. They can be tough to read