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etiquette

By: Erin Newkirk

Dear Erin, I have been loving your posts, but I can't help but think I'd love them more if I understood more about what etiquette really is. What is the history and your "take" on etiquette? Seems like the etiquette you...
Dear Erin, I love the idea of entertaining. It just seems so hard! I read so many blogs where people talk about it being second nature and it makes me yearn for that ease. Is there a recipe for a great...
Dear Erin, I love my job 99.9% of the time (which is rare, I know...) and it makes me not want to rock the boat, but I have a coworker who constantly delegates things to me that she should be doing....
Dear Erin, I very much enjoy your etiquette section and have a question of my own. I rent an apartment from a dear lady. I am very grateful for the location and size as it is perfect for a single girl....
Dear Erin, I have a very hard time being honest without feeling rude. But if I'm not honest, I feel like a fake and sometimes even annoyed at the person who asked the question! Horrible. How can I be true to...
Dear Erin, I am the classic overtalker. Meaning, I have a habit of sharing too much of my opinion in social situations and then realizing I've totally offended at least one person in the group. Sometimes I don't even really agree...
Dear Erin,I have been with my boyfriend for quite a long time, and have been best friends with him well before that. Everyone I know (including complete strangers) harass me about getting married. I am perfectly happy with where we are...