Have you heard of the crappy dinner party? No dusting or meal prep stress allowed, but fun with friends is mandatory. In fact, it's the whole point. So crack a bottle of wine and let the kids run wild while you pull together one of these easy, delicious dinners.
Last-minute dinner party recipes
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Restaurant-style pasta in 25 minutes or less! Bonus points for extra bacon and grated cheese for sprinkling. Tell your guests to bring the salad. Get the recipe: Pasta Carbonara
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