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Jason Parks Jason Parks Plan the Perfect Super Bowl Party
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This article is brought to you by the Schottenstein Real Estate Group.

It’s hard to believe that football season is already coming to an end. This season has been filled with many surprises, unexpected comebacks, some amazing new players, and of course, even a few heartbreaks along the way. But now, it’s time for the Super Bowl. Nine out of ten people watch the Super Bowl at home, and while the final two teams are still up in the air, we’re guessing you know whether you’ll be the host of a Super Bowl party this year. If so, it’s time to start planning, and we have a few tips:

  1. Did you know that veggies are the top food eaten in homes during the Super Bowl (I know, we couldn’t believe it either)? It’s easy to add something a little healthy to your Super Bowl spread, especially when you have plenty of yummy items to dip them in (and 32% of people say they will have dip at their party)!
  2. Make a bet! You may not be ready to bet away a lot of money, but setting up a betting game with everyone at your Super Bowl party will make the game more exciting and give you someone to root for even if you’re favorite team didn’t make it all the way this year. Here’s a link with instructions to setting up one of our favorite betting games.
  3. Don’t feel like cooking for your guests? 48 million Americans feel the same and will order takeout or delivery food for the game, so don’t feel bad if you don’t bust out the pots and pans this year.
  4. Hit the gym the morning of. Not only will it help you de-stress before your big party, you’ll also feel better about all of the snacks and calories that are to come. The average fan will consume 1200 calories and 50 grams of fat just from snacks alone (yes, just snacks… that’s not including meals and drinks). The Super Bowl is the second highest day of food consumption in the US. Can you guess what the first is? (Thanksgiving!)
  5. Ask your guests for help. You’ve already offered up your house to host the party, so don’t feel bad asking your guests to bring a dip, a bag of chips, a case of beer, or some paper goods to help you out. They won’t mind at all and maybe you’ll even end up with something amazing like this:

Bottom line, if you have good friends, good food, and a big TV all in your comfy home, your Super Bowl party is sure to be a success! And, if you get stressed, just think about how all of those football players feel with millions of people watching them.

This article was brought to you by the Schottenstein Real Estate Group.

The Schottenstein Real Estate Group has the distinct honor of being the only three time Developer of the Year chosen by the Building Industry Association (BIA), SRE Group is respected as one of the leaders in the real estate industry. We are dedicated to creating exceptional communities for living, working, shopping and entertainment. Our key personnel have developed, marketed and managed more than 10,000 for sale homes or condominiums, more than 25,000 rental units and a variety of commercial, retail, land and office projects throughout the Midwest and Florida.

More information about The Schottenstein Real Estate Group can be found at www.sregroup.com.

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5 Responses to Plan the Perfect Super Bowl Party

  1. mrpoppinzs January 28, 2013 10:49 am at 10:49 am

    Wow…love the photo of Salmonella Stadium. ;)

  2. billbix January 28, 2013 12:05 pm at 12:05 pm

    The depth of this article reads like spam. Not even trying.

  3. arualpalm
    arualpalm January 28, 2013 1:23 pm at 1:23 pm

    Spam +1.

  4. susank January 28, 2013 2:01 pm at 2:01 pm

    Quality seems to be taking a major hit – maybe cull this kind of fluff from the front page?

  5. ToddAnders
    ToddAnders January 28, 2013 2:17 pm at 2:17 pm

    Their continued attempts at “marketing” is painful.

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