Category Archives: Dining Etiquette

First Dates On Valentine’s Day

First Dates on Valentine's Day.

Are first dates on Valentine's Day come with added pressure and expectations?

Do you have a date for Valentine's Day?  Is it your first date? Does your date have high expectations?  Depending on the type of person you are dating, the demand to impress...
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Smelly Food At Work

Smelly Food At Work

Reheating food at work etiquette

Bad smells trigger bad moods, according to Pamela Dalton, an olfactory researcher at the Monell Chemical Senses Center in Philly.  She goes on to say, "Smelling others' lunches in the office can make people feel as it they have lost "control...
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Teaching Your Child Restaurant Manners

Teaching Your Child Restaurant Manners

My child's manners are fine--as long as we only eat at "Chuck E. Cheese"!

Q:  "I can barely keep our children seated when we go to a regular restaurant, how am I supposed to get them to learn and use proper table manners?"  --A dad A:  You...
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