Looking for more tips on throwing a budget holiday party? Here are a few common sense ideas from the Boston Globe.
• Meringue snowflakes at Better Homes and Gardens.
• Party with a plan - Tips for budget holiday parties from professional party planners. At the Boston Globe.
• Christmas mice from reader MaggiesMomma in yesterday's thread on favorite December treats. So cute! (And if you don't want to make them, you can buy them straight from her and Saltbox Cakes in Connecticut.)