Fling Bins, Outdoor Party Tips from Jeanne Benedict Style

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Jeanne Benedict is a nationally renowned event planner.  Her website is filled with fabulous recipes and ideas for parties of all kinds and every season. Jeanne Benedict has teamed up with Fling Bins to deliver tips on how to throw the perfect outdoor party.

  • Treat your guests to kabobs at your next BBQ, which are easy to prepare and require minimal time on the grill. Wrap the ends of the kabob skewers with aluminum foil so they do not char while cooking.
  • Create a condiment station with six to ten dipping sauces. The variety allows guests to choose their favorites and make each kabob distinctively their own!
  • Combine décor with the menu. Fresh fruit displays are not only beautiful to the eye but it offers a fresh, healthy treat for guests.
  • For an extra special gathering, place embellished glassware and place cards at each seating. You can find removable decals, stickers, craft paper and card stock at the local craft store to personalize each guest’s seat at the table.
  • Provide convenient trash and recycling containers on-site, so you  have less to worry about when clean up time comes around. Fling Bins encourages guests to separate items instead of combining the trash and recyclables. Your best summer option is Flings Pop-Up Trash and Recycling Bins. The attractive BBQ and Recycling designs are great for your outdoor get-together!

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You can buy Fling Bins on the Fling Bins website or click below to order on Amazon.com. They can be ordered in a single pack and larger quantities. Single packs are just $3.99 each.

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Updated: Sept 1, 2010 Winner Announced: Congratulations, Kyla G, entry #45 you won!

Fling Bins has generously offered one lucky winner a BBQ theme Pop Up Trash Bin and a Recycling Bin.

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69 thoughts on “Fling Bins, Outdoor Party Tips from Jeanne Benedict Style

  1. Diane Kiss says:

    Great tips on website……these would be perfect for tailgaters; paired w/kabobs (make sure and soak skewers in water b4 use) and cold drinks. : ) fun times and easy clean up.

  2. Nicole May says:

    If your party has favors, always get the same types for all the kids. No one feels bad and there’s no fighting.

  3. kyla g says:

    I like to always make sure I pick food that can be made in advance and heated up or is quick and easy to prepare on the grill, no spending the whole party in the kitchen!

  4. anna t. says:

    Picnic Blanket Station Ideas for Food, Drink, and Activities – Encourage guests to bring their creative best to this party with unique picnic blanket spreads that include Cold Soups, Patriotic Desserts, Red and Blue Sodas, and some fun Labor Day crafts.

  5. Chelsea says:

    Whenever we have a party we have several trash cans labeled for glass, plastic, etc. It helps some.

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