What exactly is Cocktail Attire?

What exactly is Cocktail Attire?

You are going to another wedding next month, and the invitation explicitly says “Cocktail Attire”. We love weddings, and know the biggest challenge women face is what exactly that description means? Yes, today the description for “Cocktail Attire” seems to...
The Importance of Good Table Manners

The Importance of Good Table Manners

How important are good table manners when you are dating and considering a potential mate for life? Proper table manners are important for most formal occasions. Attending business events or other social invitations in restaurants or venues are more rigid than when...
Smart phones at Weddings?

Smart phones at Weddings?

How do you feel about smart phones at weddings? Would you like your friends and family taking pictures of your wedding ceremony and posting them to Facebook and Twitter even before you say “I do?” Requesting  your guests to turn off their smart phones...
The Art of Writing a Thank You Note

The Art of Writing a Thank You Note

Today’s manners or lack of continually amaze me. Casual dressing has given way to flip flops and hats worn backwards in restaurants, not to mention wrinkled tee shirts at dinner. I don’t want to get on my bandwagon with seeing etiquette and manners declining in...