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The Best Wines for Your BBQ, According to a Sommelier

Wondering what to serve with your summer BBQ? Taste of Home's sommelier offers delicious pairing recommendations for classic barbecue recipes.

10 Easy Ways to Keep Backyard Pests Away This Summer

Summertime and the living is...not so easy. At least it's not so easy when you have insect problems. Send these...


16 Outdoor Games to Play This Summer

No summer is complete without outdoor games. Enjoy the sun and have some fun out there!


10 Products That Keep Bugs Away from Your Outdoor Eats

Whether you're looking for mosquito repellent or wasp traps, we found the best way to keep your outdoor gathering bug-free.


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The Ultimate Guide to Backyard Camping

Sleep under the stars without going too far from home. Just use our backyard camping guide to get started!

20 Patio Furniture Pieces We’re Buying On Amazon This Month

Summer is almost here! Get prepared by snatching up these new Amazon items and hot deals.


10 Secrets for the Perfect Summer Cookout

These easy ideas will help you host a perfect summer cookout. You'll even be able to kick back, relax and...

10 Backyard Trends to Try This Season

Make your backyard a place you look forward to spending time in by adding these easy and trendy backyard enhancements.


Your American Summer: The Ultimate Party Guide

It’s the season everyone loves to celebrate—summer!


How to Host the Best Summer Grilling Get-Together

Gather up the crew—it’s time to grill!


How to Host a Backyard Bash That’ll Be the Talk of the Neighborhood

Need backyard party ideas for your casual shindig? We'll show you how to host your friends and neighbors with stress-free...

How to Host an Outdoor Movie Night in Your Backyard

Here's how to turn your outdoor space into the personalized movie theater of your dreams.


10 Products You Need to Create the Perfect Outdoor Movie Night

Who says movie night has to be an indoor affair? Take the theater outdoors with ease thanks to these handy...


10 Stellar Ideas For a Stargazing Party

Get ready for a party that's...out of this world!


11 Insanely Smart Ideas for Your Backyard Party

From the food you serve to the songs you play, we're sharing the best ideas for making sure your backyard...


11 Ways to Get Your Porch Party-Ready

Add curb appeal with these fun and festive porch decor ideas. Here are 11 tips for getting your porch party-ready...

9 Things You Need for a Perfect Backyard Barbecue

Put the finishing touch on your party with quick apps, the right music and a signature sauce.


12 Surprising Things to Add to Your S’mores

Get your 'mallows ready! You'll want to try all of these.


9 Secrets for Keeping Cold Food Fresh All Day Long

Keeping your potluck salads, sides and fresh vegetables cold during a picnic can be tricky. Here's how to keep even...