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Martha Stewart says in the last 30 years she's seen the food offerings at parties become a lot more interesting and varied. "Our interest in all kinds of things culinary, and all kinds of things related to celebration has really expanded tremendously," she says. Fadil Berisha/Magrino PR hide caption

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Here Are Martha Stewart's Tips For Hosting A Terrific New Year's Eve

Ice balls melt slowly and impress everyone. Provide toothbrushes and bathrobes for overnight guests. And if your budget is tight, mac and cheese and a bottle of good wine can go a very long way.

Don't Worry Zoe Keating
Vibe Drive Podington Bear
Arlanda Julia Kent
Knives Brontide
Stolen Moments The Six Parts Seven

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In 2018, Streaming Services Helped Fuel A New Latin Explosion

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As Day Breaks Molife

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It's Easy For Migrants To Get Sick; Harder To Get Treatment

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Guards of honor carry a photo of Brig. Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, at his burial ceremony in Kandahar in October. AP hide caption

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What 3 Deaths Among Thousands Tell Us About Afghanistan In 2018

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Circling Four Tet

Martha Stewart says in the last 30 years she's seen the food offerings at parties become a lot more interesting and varied. "Our interest in all kinds of things culinary, and all kinds of things related to celebration has really expanded tremendously," she says. Fadil Berisha/Magrino PR hide caption

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Here Are Martha Stewart's Tips For Hosting A Terrific New Year's Eve

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Keep It Real Sunsquabi
Untouchable Number Dr. Toast

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Nancy Grace Roman, 'Mother Of Hubble' Space Telescope, Has Died, At Age 93

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Like a Rolling Stone [Live][#] Bob Dylan

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