Happy people playing in the kitchen?
Someone has got to chop the onion and cry... you know... but all the other will chat and smile.
Something different than a boaring cocktail party, where everybody stands with nice clothes on, afraid to get dirty, afraid to eat ( appearance.... ), with a glass in one hand and the other one doing nothing, at the desperade research of someone to exchange conventional words with.
Organize a Cooking Party, instead.
We know how to do it.
Have a look at: