At last, the days and evenings are becoming warmer – and Summer time means Party time, don’t you think?

collage partySo, are you ready? Have you set a date? Ok, let’s go: First, send out these fantastic invitation cards, who could resist saying ‘YES!”?

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And to show off your fun yet sophisticated character you’ll have napkins showing how happy you are your friends have turned up:

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Now, the food & drink: get inspired by midcenturymenu.com

recipesfromcomeintothekitchenOr try one of the ‘Modern’ America recipes from Mary and Vincent Price’s 1969 “Come into the Kitchen Cook Book‘ , re-published in 2016 by Dover Publications.

And if it rains – you can always go back inside and play games, not necessarily one as dull as this (I love the illustrations but the ‘Faults’ have  a distinct whiff of the 1940s about them, although the game was published in the 1960) – some solutions below.

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Solutions: 6: “A Coal Shuttle would not be needed in front of an electric fire”; 5: “June has only 30 days, not 31 as shown; 2: “The Man’s Waistcoat is buttoned the wrong way”; 1: “The Back Support is missing from the Deck Chair”

Dennis Productions, or previously ‘Dennis Games’, were specialist in party games.  You can find out more HERE

HAVE FUN!