Many are afraid of losing the Twinkie to history. But the word HOSTESS brings on fear of a kind unrelated to chemically enchanced spongecake. Let me be clear: there is no reason to fear having guests. At it’s most basic, entertaining is simple. Order take-out, and be entertaining. Guests today are not like those of … Read moreTwinkies? We don’t need no stinkin’ Twinkies! Easy Holdiay Party Hostess Success!
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?