Ah! There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort – Jane Austen Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others as I embark on this new … Continue reading
Posted in Reflections
Tagged barbecue, book club, clarity, cocktails, comfort, dinner party, dreams, entertaining, etiquette, faith, happy hour, holiday party, home, Home Decor, Hostess, Jane Austen, library books, manners, mediatation, naps, relaxation, sleeping
My job responsibilities have grown, and I find myself in more Zoom calls with senior colleagues I’ve never met. A lot of people find my name hard to pronounce, so I make a point to introduce myself clearly when I … Continue reading
Posted in Clinical Supervision, Reading
Tagged communication, conversation, etiquette, introduction, kindness, manners, name, name tag, Networking, Pronunciation, respect, visualization, What would you do ?
More than once, at different people’s homes, I have been served chocolates or wine I gave as host gifts months or even a year before. I know that once given, a gift is no longer under my control. But I … Continue reading
Posted in Reading
Tagged entertaining, entiltement, etiquette, flowers, gift, gift ideas, holiday party, Hospitality, Host gifts, Hostess, manners, party, regift, wine
What do I do if someone brings a guest who has a ton of dietary restrictions without giving me advanced warning? Alex answers this question as I would, “My house my rules.” I also found myself chuckling and rolling my … Continue reading
Posted in Kitchen Adventures
Tagged assumptions, comfortable, culinary challenge, dietary restrictions, dinner party, etiquette, Etiquette questions, friendships, guest, happy, Hostess, invitation, kindness, manners, plus one, plus one questions, realationships, RSVP, time management |, What would you do ?
My sister in law visits occasionally. As soon as she sees my couch or armchair, she takes off her shoes and curls up on the seat. I find it disgusting. I’m used to sitting properly.- I try to have good … Continue reading
Posted in DIY💭, Reading
Tagged comfortable, etiquette, family, house guest, house rules, manners, overreacting, Personal hygiene, problem solving, realationship, relaxing, sitting properly, uptight, welcome, What would you do ?