Thanksgiving is Thursday, which means hosts are preparing menus and polishing silver, and guests are anxiously awaiting the beloved autumn feast. Whether you’re attending dinner at your parents house, in-laws, or a friends, I wanted to share some quick modern manners tips to help you be a gracious guest. Wishing everyone safe travels and a happy Thanksgiving!
Modern Manners Tips•••
Be punctual – right on time please!
Offer to bring a dish – perhaps your famous apple pie.
Bring a hostess gift – a little something thoughtful.
Be helpful – offer to help the hostess in any way you can.
Be conversational – chat up your fellow dinner guests.
Be gracious – thank your hostess that night and also write a thank you note.