Eat This, Not That! put out an article called 17 Secrets Every Holiday Party Host Needs to Know. If you’re going to take their advice on a signature beverage, you can try my Sparking Spiced Citrus Sangria as your cocktail of choice. As a seasoned veteran in the Christmas Dinner arena, I found that these are things I already knew, but then I dug more. I found this slideshow from DIY, and this post from Better Homes and Gardens, which have some great tips.