How To Be More Interesting: Part 1

When presenting business etiquette programs for corporations, I often recommend to get out and lead a “rich full life” for many reasons.   If you want to be more interesting, a great guest at a dinner party, or a better conversationalist, get out and...

My Evening with QVC

  Last week I had the opportunity to attend a meeting with the organization, Philadelphia SHRM at the QVC headquarters.  Did you know that QVC delivers over 132,422 packages to 12,000 customers within a 5 mile radius of Rodeo Drive?  Yes, the zip code is 90210. QVC,...

Afternoon Tea at Valley Forge Flowers

What a lovely day we had for afternoon tea in the cafe at Valley Forge Flowers.   The children learned all about eye contact, how to make an introduction, handshakes and how to set the table.  Everyone sat up straight, smiled and enjoyed being confident and charming....

Eloise at The Plaza: A Charming Event

I had a rawther extraordinary two days with Eloise at The Plaza in New York. Yes, afternoon tea was served along with lemonade and we talked about everything from how to hold a tea cup to how to eat a finger sandwich.  Families from Venezuela to Australia attended. I...

A Local Event: Valley Forge Flowers

Afternoon Tea at Valley Forge Flowers Sunday, April 22 from 3-4:30 Enjoy the afternoon at Cafe Fleur in the enchanting Valley Forge Flowers shop and celebrate the history and ritual of taking afternoon tea.  I will teach you everything you need to know about tea, how...

Charm School at The Plaza in New York

Join us for a lovely event at the Eloise Boutique on April 10 or 11 at 2pm.  Good manners never go out of style!  You will learn how to become polished and polite.  Learn how to sit like a lady, unfold your napkin, sip your tea and so much more. Reservations are a...