Last week was quite a week. A fair bit of time was given to supporting a grieving family who lost their mother, our neighbor. Her funeral brought out my contemplative side. The service was unique, in that the rabbi thought he was a stand up comedian. At first I braced myself: this was a train … Read moreMy Little Etiquette Shop: Lessons Learned at…a funeral?
In Chicago over the holiday weekend, while waiting for a table at Hyde Park‘s Original Pancake House, my family and I bumped into the wonderful and talented Julia Needlman, of Julia Needlman Custom Couture, the woman who made my custom wedding gown. It was wonderful to see her (and her mother – my nursery school … Read moreKarma, Fate, Destiny…with your wedding vendors. Embrace it!