When planning, get the basics down first:
After any event, it's a good idea to record in a journal how much was left over and what people liked and didn't like. This information will be a big help when you plan your next gathering. Think of your party journal as a reference to look back on when you are trying to remember your boss's favorite drink. That way you can have it at the next event.
Use this checklist to guide you through the details:
Here are some things to think about for your guests:
Here are some things that are available for your use: