Labor Day Party

Take the labor out of this year's Labor Day party.
people on patio

The whole point of a three-day weekend is to enjoy one extra day of uninterrupted relaxation. No one wants to spend the last long weekend of the summer slaving over a big backyard meal. Our solution: this no-cook, instant party menu using prepared foods from the supermarket -- just shop, assemble and serve!


Mediterranean Pitas

Bloody Mary Clam Shooters

Honey-Soy Chicken

Tomato and Feta Salad

Lemon Layer Cake

Frozen Margarita

Mango Freeze

Berry Cosmo

tips + how-tos

daisies and napkins

set the scene

Do the Twist

Press a stack of napkins tightly between your palms and move your hands in opposite directions to form a spiral.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Use old glass soda bottles or jars as vases; just add flowers from the yard.

Bowl Them Over

Grab whatever fruit you have in the kitchen and pile it into a large bowl to use as a centerpiece.