Thai Chicken and Coconut Soup Recipe on Food & Wine - We've deviated slightly from the classic version of a popular Thai soup by adding rice to make it more substantial. Serve it with lime wedges; a squirt at the table does wonders.
Best chicken tikka masala - restaurant quality, made from scratch, easy to make. Quick to make - most of the time is spent marinating the chicken and only 20 minutes is spent simmering the sauce on the stove.
If you are inviting kids. I like these ideas: -A kid drink for the toast (like cookies and milk) -Activity sheets/placemats/crayons -Legos/playdoh -Hire "babysitter" like a 13 yr old cousin -Kids open candy/snack bar