Holiday Hosting with Walmart

Holiday season is quickly approaching and now is the time to get ahead of things! I absolutely love holiday hosting. But it can often lead to days of non-stop prep and stress. Luckily, Walmart has me totally covered with food solutions for any type of holiday party, big or small!

holiday hosting with walmart, banquette table with charcuterie board

Holiday Hosting with Walmart

I’m always impressed with how easy Walmart makes it to shop for fresh groceries online. Simply head to their Thanksgiving grocery section, where you can easily shop for everything from produce to turkeys to charcuterie board must-haves! There’s always a huge assortment of items that I can pick up or get delivered on the same day with my Walmart+ membership.

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holiday hosting with walmart featuring festive cocktails and a charcuterie board

In fact, one of my favorite parts of holiday hosting is all the yummy snacks and festive cocktails. When I’m hosting, I tend to go to heavy apps and desserts. Those are the best parts anyways, right?!?  So today I whipped up a yummy charcuterie board using some of my tried-and-true faves from Walmart. It’s almost impossible to mess up a cheeseboard. And there’s basically no prep which also makes it party perfect!

charcuterie board featuring Walmart groceries

Holiday Drinks Recipes

Now on to the best part, some yummy and festive holiday cocktails. I’m sharing a non-alcoholic Thanksgiving punch that can be served to the whole family. It can also easily be turned into a yummy cocktail too! Another favorite of ours around the holidays is the Pomegranate Paloma below!

Thanksgiving Punch

Ingredients for 1 Serving:

1/2 apple cider

1/3 cup ginger ale*

slices of orange, red apple, and green apple

handful frozen cranberries

pinch of pumpkin pie spice

*swap champagne or vodka instead of ginger ale and then top with a splash of ginger beer

Thanksgiving Punch recipe

Pomegranate Paloma

Ingredients for 1 Serving:

1/2 cup pomegranate juice

1/3 cup grapefruit juice

juice of 1/2 a lime

2-3 ounces of tequila

ginger beer or sparkling water for topping

slice of orange, pomegranate arils, and mint for garnish

festive holiday cocktail recipe

Not only can I get fresh groceries delivered to my door, but I can also stock up on pretty serve ware for my holiday events!! Gotta love one-stop shopping. Such a time saver too! In addition, I’ve rounded up some beautiful pieces that would be perfect for your Thanksgiving meal! These plum goblets and tumblers are so gorgeous! Holiday hosting has seriously never been easier!

holiday hosting with walmart

Holiday Hosting Essentials from Walmart

Acacia Wood Serving Bowl

This stunning acacia wooden serving bowl is the perfect addition to your next dinner party. The beautiful acacia wood is not only durable, but it is also resistant to mold and mildew! An elegant and practical choice for your table or even as a nice piece of decor in your kitchen!

Porcelain Bakeware Serve Dish

This porcelain bakeware serving dish is another great find from Walmart. Take it straight from the oven right to your waiting guests at the table. This dish from Better Homes & Gardens is incredibly versatile as it is perfect for casseroles or delicious side dishes.

Porcelain Tiered Serve Set

Next up is another must-have from Better Homes and Gardens, the porcelain tiered serve set. This is certainly a handy option to have when hosting your amazing Christmas parties. It comes with three tiers, which can be easily broken down for storage purposes, and it’s dishwasher and microwave safe! Plus, it’s a great price at under $22!

Woven Cotton Table Runner

This woven cotton table runner is so beautiful and the perfect way to add that touch of elegance to your table setting. The grey and cream color combination is so lovely, and the neutral palette means that it will match the rest of your table decor. Plus, you can’t go wrong with the price point of only $11!

Plum Glass Tumblers

The holiday season is all about warm and comforting beverages. This means that these plum-colored glass tumblers are the perfect addition to your holiday glassware. Whether you’re drinking hot buttered rum, mulled wine, white Russians, or any other delicious Christmas cocktails, these glasses will do the job. Or for an extra elegant touch why not try these plum-colored glass goblets? I love using these for red wine, cranberry juice, or yummy sparkling wine.

Acacia Wood Serving Tray

Another beautiful acacia wooden piece is this serving tray from Better Homes & Gardens. Use this stunning tray for presenting appetizers, drinks, or any other holiday treat! I love the golden handles on this tray, it adds a lovely, elegant touch to the board that guests are sure to love.

 Porcelain Handled Serve Bowls

This set of porcelain-handled serving bowls is another hosting must-have! It comes in a set of 3 in large, medium and small sizes, for only $20! I love that they can be stacked so it saves on storage space and they’re dishwasher, microwave, and oven safe up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit!

6 Piece White Porcelain Grazing Board with Acacia Wood

This grazing board set from Better Homes & Gardens is both beautiful to look at and incredibly practical. I love the elegant look of this set and how durable the pieces are. The porcelain dishes are easy to clean, and they’re microwave and oven safe up to 450 degrees.

Round Porcelain All Occasion Cake Stand

Lastly, we have this beautiful porcelain cake stand. Talk about versatility, this piece can be used as a cake plate one way and as a chip and dip plate turned over the other way. This is a perfect two-in-one item that is a hostess’ dream, and it’s a steal of a deal for under $22!

walmart hosting and entertaining must haves

acacia wood bowl / bakeware serve dish / tiered serve set / plum glass tumblers / woven table runner

plum glass goblets / acacia wood serving tray / gravy boat / handled serve bowls / grazing board / chip dip cake stand

This post is sponsored by Walmart – all opinions and thoughts are my own.

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