Etiquette Question...

Etiquette Question: What Do You Do When Someone Proudly Tells You They ‘Shot Your Dinner?!’

I bet Miss Manners never got this question!! But this sticky etiquette issue actually came up for me over the Christmas holidays. That’s what happens when you leave the confines of your West Village neighborhood filled […]


"Have some manners, will ya?"

Do We Need Etiquette Lessons Here in New York City?!

You might have seen the signs on the subways and streets of New York City…urging you to “pull up your pants…no one wants to see your underwear” or “if you have to eat on the […]


Hey Ladies… If Another Woman Holds the Door Open for You, What's the Appropriate Response?

Ok, this seems like a no-brainer, right? But apparently not. I can’t tell you how many times I have held the door for another woman and she breezes through without saying a word or even […]