When planning a party or hosting other guests, it's important to remember to have a few snack mixes available. They should be flavorful and offer a variety of tastes and textures, but just as important is what you do with your snacks. Here are a few ideas for making your snack mix stand out from the crowd.
Keep plenty of tins filled with snack mixes handy for unexpected drop-in guests. Make extra of the snack mixes and package them as presents in tins, boxes or gift bags for unexpected guests and neighbors.
Most snack mixes can be stored in containers at room temperature for up to 2 weeks. If you're giving these as gifts, it's a good idea to include storing directions with the packages.
Also, it's always fun to put smiles on little kids' faces by creating colorful snack baskets filled with snack mixes and goodies.
While snacks are vital to a good party, it also takes organization and preparation. Find out more about general party planning on the next page of this article.