The party is always the fun part. Cleaning up? Not so much.
The good news is that there are a lot of simple ways to prevent the party mess from piling up. Separate the clean up into two parts: the preparation and the aftermath. Before the party, make sure you have a few essentials like plastic cups, and that the dishwasher is empty. These are a few simple ways to make it easier on yourself after everyone's gone, but they aren't the only tricks.
Check out the slideshow above for more of the best party cleaning hacks.