31 No-Stress Holiday Entertaining Tips

No need to run yourself ragged over the holidays. Try these tips for simple, elegant holiday entertaining.
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Make phyllo your secret weapon

No holiday kitchen should be without phyllo dough or cups. The flaky dough can be whipped up into sweet or savory treats in no timeĀ—from cheese sticks to pizza crisps. Dietitian Frances Largeman-Roth turns to phyllo cups for quick holiday treats. "They are so easy to fill with a combo of goat cheese and fresh mango or a bit of Brie and cranberry chutney," she says. "You'll have a fabulous appetizer in minutes!"