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Food & dining

10 ways to a better holiday

Sometimes the only thing your holiday needs to improve dramatically is a paid dishwasher. Or perhaps cloth napkins that throw themselves in the washing machine and then dry and fold themselves later. Or a perfect guest who can distract an unruly one.

Or a few simple menu tweaks.

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