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Party Planning, Practical Hospitality

3 Ways to Host Friendsgiving

A few years ago I was first introduced to the term "Friendsgiving". I fell in love with the idea. Our friends are often as close as family and should be celebrated. For those of you who are not familiar with the idea of Friendsgiving, allow me to explain. The concept was introduced in the early… Continue reading 3 Ways to Host Friendsgiving

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5 People That Need Your Hospitality

This world is full of people needing to be loved and ministered to, especially this year. This has been a rough season for so many with financial hardships, health scares, and social isolation. While everyone deserves our kindness and hospitality, I've realized that there are groups of people that sometimes need a little more than… Continue reading 5 People That Need Your Hospitality

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

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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

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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