hospitality, Lifestyle, Practical Hospitality

6 Items Every Host Should to Have at the Ready

My husband and I decided to adopt an open door policy when we moved into our home. Anyone is welcome, at any time, for any reason. It can be difficult to cope with this kind of life if you're never prepared for company. Over the years I've adapted, reorganized, came up tips and tricks, and… Continue reading 6 Items Every Host Should to Have at the Ready

Lifestyle, Practical Hospitality

5 Ways to Deal With Rudeness

We live in an ever changing world. One where rudeness is almost a quality of everyday life. With an increasing number of reality TV shows showing major meltdowns and praising rude behavior, it's now become a norm in our society. I refuse to accept this. We don't have to accept rudeness as a norm and… Continue reading 5 Ways to Deal With Rudeness

Etiquette, Lifestyle

Reclaiming Her Grace: Beauty of Etiquette

One of my passions is etiquette. I love reading vintage etiquette books, especially some of the really old etiquette from the 1800s. One of my many collections consists of old etiquette books. I was so pleased to find one entitles "A Manual of Etiquette with Hints on Politeness and Good Breeding" by Sophia Orne (Edwards)… Continue reading Reclaiming Her Grace: Beauty of Etiquette

Lifestyle

Reclaiming Her Grace: Beauty of Form

The current buzzword right now is COVID-19. Everything is centered around this pandemic. Articles, posts, advertisements, and almost all of the news. As a nurse, I've been caught up in the fight and have been worrying over the outcome of this crisis.¬† I haven't written anything, worked on any projects, or taught anything outside of… Continue reading Reclaiming Her Grace: Beauty of Form

Lifestyle

Reclaiming Her Grace: Beauty of Elegance

Good morning friends.¬†Sometimes you need to take a step back from a project to reevaluate and assess your goals. That's what I've been doing. I can't say I have it all figured out, but I have been inspired to share the origin of the name of this Blog/Company. I've been using the name Reclaiming Her… Continue reading Reclaiming Her Grace: Beauty of Elegance