Party By Mozaik: Poolside!

One of the best things about the season is the ability to move your parties outdoors! Inviting friends and family over for a pool party is a great way to squeeze in some more memories before the summer ends. Keep reading for tips on how to make a splash at your next pool party:

 

Prep Your Pool

Make sure your pool is in pristine condition! A week before your party make it a point to test everything in your pool from chemicals to the filter and even pool lights! This will help keep prep on the day of your actual party to a minimum!

 

Less Clean Up and More Fun

When you’re relaxing poolside the last things you want to worry about are your plates and glasses breaking and/or having to come inside to do the dishes! Mozaik’s offers a variety of shapes and sizes of plates, that you are sure to find something that fits your theme! We also carry wine glasses that are perfect for drinks by the pool due to the fact that they are shatterproof. Mozaik has you covered outdoors! Learn more about our products on Amazon and say goodbye to cleaning dishes!

 

Don’t Forget the Little Things

Make sure you have the essentials on hand! Sunscreen, extra towels, goggles and even first aid kids or life vests are all important things to have accessible so that you and your guests are safe while having fun.

How to Have a Stress Free Summer!

Long, sunny days call for adventures outside! Whether you’re lounging at the beach, going on a picnic or anything in between make sure to keep reading for tips on how to make your outings this summer stress free and fun:

Pack Like a Pro

Figuring out what to eat for your trip and how to pack it can be a pain. Forget multiple storage containers and consider using our All in One serving set.  With a place to hold plates, utensils and food, you have everything you need in one place! The plastic plates can be rewashed or thrown away while the utensils and container can be reused for countless of other occasions. Don’t leave home without it! Click here to buy it now!

Protect Your Skin

Make sure to pack the sunscreen and bug spray. Although these things are simple, sometimes they can be forgotten when you’re trying to rush out the door. Stash some in your car, backpack or beach bag so that they are always handy.

Be a Tourist in Your Own Town

Sometimes some of the best things to do are right in your own backyard. Look in your local paper or at travel and review websites to see some of the best things to do in your area. (Chances are you haven’t done everything there is to see!) Who knows? You might just come across something that will become the highlight of your summer.

Patriotic 4th of July Parfait Recipe

With the fourth of July right around the corner, there’s no sweeter way to celebrate the holiday than with an effortless dessert!

With just 3 ingredients and no baking required, you’ll be out enjoying a BBQ and fireworks with friends and family in no time. Read on to learn how to make our petite and patriotic red, white and blue mini parfaits!

You will need:
Mozaik’s 48 piece dessert set
Red Jell-O (3 oz package or pre made)
Container of Cool whip
Carton of Blueberries
Mint leaves (optional)

Step 1: If not using pre-made Jello, make sure to make and set beforehand. Layer red Jell-O into the bottom of the mini dessert cup.

Step 2: Add a layer of cool whip on top.

Step 3: Repeat steps one. Then add fresh blueberries for the finishing touch. If you’d like, you can also add mint leaves for extra garnish.

This recipe is a great activity to do with kids of all ages! If you make these during your festive fourth of July celebration, show us by using the hashtag #partybtmozaik or tagging us @mozaikparty on Instagram!

Congratulations Class of 2018: Ideas for a Graduate’s Party

The weather is getting warmer, days are getting longer and school is almost out for summer! For the class of 2018, this time of the year is a little bittersweet, but also very exciting!

Your graduate’s tassel was worth the hassle, so let us help you plan a celebration for them that’ll make top honors! Here are some party ideas:

Create a Photo Wall

For a fun walk down memory lane, consider printing out photos from past graduations- pre school, kindergarten, middle school, high school (if you’re celebrating a college grad!) and more. Place them around the party in frames or all together on a wall for sentimental gallery wall.

Set up A Dessert Bar

Set up a dessert bar with treats that are sure to please! With Mozaik’s mini dessert set, guests can make, easily mingle and walk around with any dessert imaginable- perfectly portioned ice cream sundaes, parfaits, mini cupcakes and more. Guests will love the convenience of having a taste of their desserts of choice!

Don’t Forget About Activities

Regardless if you’re throwing your party inside or outside, make sure to have stations ready for games. Karaoke, a makeshift photo booth or board games are sure to please guests inside. Corn hole, kick ball, a fire pit with s’mores are just some examples of outdoor activities that will keep guests entertained all day long. Don’t forget to consult with your gradate for ideas too!

Congratulations to the class of 2018! Best of luck on your next adventure!

Tips for a Memorable Memorial Day BBQ

Memorial Day Weekend is finally here and nothing completes the holiday more than a delicious BBQ! So, get ready to fire up the grill and spend the long weekend making memories with friends and family! Here’s some tips to help kick off your summer:

Tidy Up Your Grill

When you’re out getting groceries at the store make sure to pick up some extra charcoal or propane so that your grilling station is stocked. Don’t forget to do a deep cleaning of your grill before your BBQ; this will help prevent corrosion and kill any bacteria that may have built up since your last use.

Don’t Forget About Guests with Special Diets

Treat your guests with all the BBQ staples: hotdogs, corn on the cob, burgers and more! If you have any guests with allergies, make sure to buy a pack of gluten free buns or veggie burgers to accommodate them. Other dishes like mashed potatoes, grilled veggies or grilled fruits, such as pineapple and watermelon, are sure to please!

Stock Up On Disposable Products

When throwing an outdoor bash opt for disposable plates, platters, cups bowls and cutlery. Mozaik’s premium plastic products are durable and and they don’t sacrifice style. After your event you can either recycle or hand wash and store for future use, allowing you to spend more time with your guests and less time cleaning up!! Check out our products on Amazon!

We hope you have a safe and fun Memorial Day Weekend. Don’t forget to take time to remember those who served our country during this special time with friends and family!

Tips for a Successful Cinco De Mayo Party

You’ve got the chips, salsa and drinks covered, but let’s make your Cinco De Mayo party one to remember! By doing a bit of prep before your party, there will be less stress and more time for you to enjoy your friends and family! Here are our top Cinco De Mayo Tips:

Create A Playlist Beforehand
Music instantly sets the mood at any party so make sure your playlist isn’t just thrown together at the last minute. Whether it’s salsa, Latin or today’s hits, make a playlist in advance to devote time to other items on your to do list the day of the party.

Set up a Taco Bar
To streamline your food preparation, opt for one or two appetizers and a taco bar! Everything for the taco bar can be prepped beforehand and placed out the day of the party. On the day of, reheat certain items like Taco meat or beans. Then set out plates and let guests serve themselves!

Gift your Guests
Maybe it’s maracas or sombreros from a local party store; these ideas make for simple but memorable party favors. If you want to tie in activities from your party, consider buying small pots and soil so that your guests can plant and take home a baby cactus or pick up a good old fashioned piñata and fill it will all the fixings and hand out goodie bags!

Get Creative with Your Serving Ware
The way you present your food is just as important as how good it tastes! To elevate your appetizers, try our appetizer tasting set for a fun way to serve your food.

Now all that’s let to do is sit back, sip on a margarita and enjoy your party!

Tailgating Tips

Are you heading over to the stadium for the big game this weekend? Make sure you “gear up” for your tailgate party with Mozaїk! We have just the products you need to make your next tailgate party a success!

Here are a few things to keep in mind when preparing for a tailgate:

Beware of Wind:  Are you tired of chasing paper plates across the parking lot? Our premium, heavyweight plastic products won’t “hit the ground running” like other lightweight alternatives.

Watch the Snap: Glassware tends to break easily in the stadium parking lot, which is why choosing the Mozaїk Stemless Wine Glass is a winning play!  Our shatterproof glasses are durable enough to withstand the concrete, so there is no need to worry about dropping them.

Don’t forget your teammates: The last thing anyone wants at a tailgate is to run out of food.  Using our 128 oz. Square Serving Bowls and 14” Square Platters will ensure you have enough food for the whole team to snack on!

Kick off Summer in Style

Whether it’s outside or indoors, hosting a summer party can be stressful. When it comes to servingware our variety of products and value packs make preparing for your party as easy as 1,2 Mozaik!

  1. Start the Party: Everybody loves appetizers, so be sure to kick off your party right by offering a nice variety to your guests. Our range of appetizer products has you covered by offering a variety of serving sets, platters and mini tasting sets for the portion conscious party guest.
  2. Bend and Snap: Tired of trying to cut your food with inferior plastic utensils? Our Cutlery is made of durable plastic, so you won’t have to worry about your forks bending and snapping! Our cutlery sets come in a variety of different pack sizes to meet the needs of any party big or small!
  3. It’s 5 o’clock somewhere: It gets hot there, and your guests are sure to be thirsty. Our drinkware collection will help you serve a variety of Cocktails or Mocktails – from wine, champagne, soda, and frozen drinks – we’ve got you covered.

Having a few parties this summer? Our products can be reused so you can have them all summer long!

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3 tips to make your next BBQ one your guests won’t forget

Summer is heating up and so is the barbecue – bring the party outside and enjoy your friends, family & your beautiful backyard!  Entertaining in the summer has never been easier thanks to Mozaik.

Here are 3 tips to make your next BBQ one your guests won’t forget:

  1. Serve Snacks: Every party needs snacks – give your guests choices when it comes to dipping their chips! Our 12 piece serving set is a great way to make sure you have something for everyone! From Guacamole to French Onion to Spinach Dip, the possibilities are endless!
  2. Presentation is Key: You will want to make sure that your food looks just as good as it tastes!  We offer a variety of platters in different colors, shapes and sizes designed to meet the needs of your BBQ.
  3. Its Hip to be Square: For summer BBQ’s, we recommend using our stylish square plates.  Made from durable plastic, your guests can pile on all of the yummy food you have prepared without worrying about their plate breaking!

The best part about using Mozaik for your party is once the party ends so does the clean up, leaving you more time to kick back and relax with friends and family!

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Birthday Party Hosting Tips

Birthdays are about celebrating life, and what better way to celebrate a friend or family member’s birthday than by throwing by throwing a party in their honor! Since birthdays only come once a year, you need to make sure you spend as much time as possible celebrating. Using Mozaїk products will ensure that you spend more time with the guest of honor and less time doing dishes!

Here are few tips to help you host the perfect Birthday Party:

  1. Think outside the box: Get creative when using Mozaїk Serving Bowls – our round serving bowl makes for a great punch bowl! Your guests will enjoy a delicious adult beverage just as much as they would a salad, trust us :).
  2. Serve Finger Foods: Serving a variety of finger foods allows your guests to sample all of the tasty treats you have cooked up. Our Serving Platter range covers all shapes and sizes, making them the perfect compliment for your culinary creations!
  3. Don’t forget to decorate: Even the smallest touch of balloons and a banner can help bring your party to life!
  4. Don’t forget to serve cake: After all it is a birthday party! Who says you can’t have your cake and eat it too?  Our Pie Cutter will assist in cutting the perfect slice every time!