Bryan Paul Sullo

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How to Host a FUN Yankee Swap

In Life in General on 17 November 2014 at 4:24 pm

If you find yourself in charge of planning a holiday party, whether it be for kids or adults (or both), a fun activity to include is a Yankee swap. I say, “a fun activity,” but, done wrong, a Yankee swap can be boring or even contentious. If you’re not familiar with a Yankee swap, the basic structure is as follows: All participants bring a wrapped, unmarked gift. They then take turns either choosing a wrapped gift, which they may keep or swap with a gift someone else has already chosen. Here are a few guidelines to ensure your Yankee swap is fun for everyone. Read the rest of this entry »