Category archive: “O Your Party”

How to Plan a Potluck

.     Most of us would host way more parties if we didn’t have to think about the menu. The responsibility of keeping guests well-fed for an event can be time consuming and expensive. Hosting a potluck is a great way to maintain a social life while juggling a busy schedule and a tight…

How to Remember Birthdays That Matter

The saying goes that people may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel. A simple gesture such as remembering someone’s birthday and sending birthday wishes is a surefire way to make everyone feel warm and fuzzy on their special day. Not to mention the good feeling you will…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Attending a Work Party

  We all have stories (or have heard stories) about people who went overboard at a work party. Those tales about the nicknames that co-workers have gotten as a result of their wild behavior live long after their tenure at the office. The holiday season is upon us and with it comes work parties. Whether…

10 Scrumptious Brunch Bar Ideas

Hosting a brunch is so much fun, especially when it comes to planning a menu. You have so many options to choose from and you can be your most creative self. When the ladies of M2O plan brunches, anything from breakfast to lunch recipes are fair game. Many brunch favorites can be presented in an…

7 Christmas Party Themes That Impress

The holiday season brings even the most reclusive of folks out to socialize. There is something about this season that makes people cheerful and we all feel the urge to spread the joy around. To many of us, Christmas means colors, sparkles, shiny lights, hot chocolate, family, friends, familiar stories and a little touch of…

Best Online Event Invite Options

For any occasion, or no occasion at all, we love hosting, planning and going to parties. After the decision to host a party is made, the first step is to put a guest list together and send the invites out as soon as you can so the guests will save the date. No guests, no…

Why It’s Better to Work with 2 Professional Organizers at Once

Much like the English phrase “too many cooks in the kitchen”, there is a phrase in Farsi (Persian Language) that says, 2 cooks in the kitchen results in food that is too salty or has no salt at all. That might be true for cooking, but it sure isn’t true for organizing.   I see…

5 Smart Things to Bring to a Party

  Being a great guest starts with RSVPing properly, showing up on time and ends with a graceful goodbye and a thank you note sent to the host. One of the most important things a gracious guest should remember is something that we all have been told from a young age; never show up at…

3 Party Ideas for the Kid at Heart

  Here at Mission 2 Organize we love to plan, attend and host parties. Parties are fun and bring joy all around. They exist to celebrate, to connect or to simply enjoy life and loved ones. We have many tips on planning and organizing parties right here on our blog. Here are 3 party ideas…

Pass the Party Favors and Goodie Bags!

Approximately 80% of the time, we find leftover bags of party treats and conventions giveaways somewhere in our client’s houses. And most of the time if the gift bag didn’t come from a very special occasion the content that survived time in the bag didn’t even made it to the memory box. Here at M2O…

5 Cool Kid Drinks for Any Occasion

Vampire’s Blood This fun, colorful slushy is easy to make and is sure to be a great hit at a Halloween party. Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups sugar 1/2 cup lemon juice 6 cups water 2 3 oz. packages Strawberry JELL-O 1 46 oz. can Pineapple Juice 1 quart orange juice 2 2 liters Lemon Lime…

5 Easy Ways to Decorate Any Venue

Sometimes you find the perfect venue within your budget and that is great. But don’t dismiss a good venue that meets your budget because it’s not perfect. There are many ways to transform a simple venue into a marvelous, magical setting. Our advice is that before adding anything to the place, go around and edit…

10 Things to Consider Before Booking a Venue

  1. Size Matters First and foremost, you want to make sure there is enough space for all of your guests and the activities you are planning for your party. You want the space to be big enough for everyone to walk around and mingle while still feeling cozy. It also should not be too…

B.B.Q Tip

  Here is one trick that you can use at your next BBQ. Use a Sharpie to write out the grilling directions on foil packed veggies. This makes the job of “Grill Master” that much easier.

Escape the Cubicle

  Business endeavors and day-to-day office procedures can be taxing on one’s mind and body. Every employee surely desires to unwind, relax, and enjoy themselves. Instead of throwing a basic office get together, plan an event that will grasp employee’s attention and ease their mind from deadlines and projects. This event should bring out the…

Peachy White Sangria

  Spring is here and with summer just around the corner, it’s time for outdoor parties and this white refreshing Sangria is just perfect for any gathering. You can make it in large or small batches the day before, chilled in your fridge ready to go for the party.   Ingredients 1/3 cup brandy 1/3 cup peach schnapps…

Accidental glittered egg

  Nowruz marks the first day of spring, bringing messages of hope, renewal and growth. This tradition has been practiced for over 2,500 years. It is celebrated and observed by Iranian peoples and related cultural continents and has spread into many other parts of the world.  Nowruz has many fun rituals, celebrations and preparations such as deep spring…

16 DIY St. Patrick’s Day Party Favors

May you always have walls for the winds, A roof for the rain, tea beside the fire, Laughter to cheer you, those you love near you, And all your heart might desire. And we add… May your gatherings always be fabulous.    source: I heart nap time Click here for printables —————————————- Source: Hostess with…

Sweet & Salty Travel Mix

  Snack mixes are the perfect travel companion. They are easy to transport, filling, and full of energy boosters. You can also keep these snack bags on hand at home anytime for a little pick-me-up! Ingredients – 1 (10 ounce) package mini circle pretzels – 5 cups Honey Nut Cheerios – 5 cups Corn Chex…

Chocolate Lava Cake!

There are so many stories about how Chocolate Lava Cake came about. One suggests that it was the result of a mistake. The chef pulled a chocolate sponge cake from the oven before it was done and found that the center was still runny. He decided to serve it anyway since it had a good…

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