While the New Year is just a little more than a week away, I am not exactly sure what I am going to do. If you’re like me, you’re debating between attending an all-out bash and singing “Auld Lang Syne” from the comfort of the couch as you watch those daring individuals brave Times Square on your TV. If you haven’t the slightest idea as to how to ring in 2013, here are a few suggestions: Host an all-night pajama party (appropriate attire of course) – invite friends to come over wearing their most fashionable PJ’s. The night can be spent play various games or watching classic movies. Check out this website for great game ideas . Get reservations at restaurant where you have been dying to go- Get dressed up, spare no expense- What is better than ringing in the New Year with the one you love or can stand? Ringing in the New Year at a great restaurant, where you have dreamt about the cuisine. Check out Zagat.com to find the best of the best restaurants in your local area. Hold a murder mystery party- If you have seen the move Clue , you know exactly where I am going with this. Invite a few of your friends over, no more than 16 to hold a murder mystery party. This is a great way to get everyone engaged and excited—the goal could be to try to solve the mystery before you ring in the New Year. Visit this website to show you how to organize your murder mystery party. Food and Libations Check out these great dinner and cocktail recipes that will make your New Year’s, one to remember! Happy New Year! Erika Morant is a Washington, DC area based Event Planner. Tell us about you, Click Here .