Whether your goal is to lounge, entertain, dine, or simply escape -- we have ideas to create your ideal outdoor space. Personalize your patio, porch, or other alfresco room to suit your seasonal pursuits.
Behind every great party is some savvy planning. Every detail matters, such as inviting the right number of guests, buying enough ice, and especially putting together a fabulous menu. To remove some of the guesswork, we've compiled our favorite warm-weather hors d'oeuvre recipes -- perfect for a spring or summer fete.