By Krissy Tiglias
Pulling off a bash is tough work. Now you need to think of a favor? Before you freak out, check out a few of our favorites.
It doesn't need to be Cinco de Mayo to shake things up. Whip up a batch of margaritas and send friends home with maracas. Ole!
Painted geometric maracas, $15 for set of 12, OrientalTrading.com
Game Night Get-Together
Just because the party's over doesn't mean you can't take the fun on the road.
GO magnetic checkers, $10, Amazon.com
Chapped lips? Not at this party. Go on and hand out your parting gifts as soon as friends arrive.
Beeswax lip balm, $3, BurtsBees.com
Sweet or spicy? Make it a savory sampler for grillin' on their own.
Cajun Foreplay spice rub, $3.50, DinosaurBarbeque.com
Pinot Grigio versus Merlot. Everyone gets a bottle for the road and a friendly reminder of what's in the bag.
Wine bottle gift bag, $14 for set of 6, BobsYourUncle.com
Now you're armed and ready for takeout with your own pair of proper utensils.
Japanese chopstick favors, $2.85, AmericanBridal.com
The gang brought dinner so dessert's on you! Come on, it's nice to hit the road with more than just those casserole plates.
Smores, $3.95, SweetandSara.com
Turning 29? Big deal! Hand out sweet treats for the ride home. After all, today is all about you.
Horoscope chocolate bars, $5, DylansCandyBar.com
Thank everyone for coming with something they won't forget. Trust us, it's a foolproof tactic for a return visit.
Blooms-in-a-Bag, $8, WishingFish.com
Got a new pup? Invite the crew (and their canines) to hit the yard for a little fun. Need a favor? Throw Fido a few bones for the road.
Organic Treats Lets Go for a Walk tins, $5, CallingAllDogs.com