Never underestimate the power of dining together. Our dining table is the practice ground for good table manners and a place where we connect with our friends and family. As a mom and etiquette consultant I like to work magic: make a giant blackberry stain disappear from a sundress dress, help a client find their […]
To know me, is to know what my family means to me. Every summer I take the girls for a week to savor time with my most favorite people on the planet, my family. This dreamy week includes morning walks to coffee at my favorite French bakery, strolls along the lake, wine poolside with my […]
The talanted Patricia van Essche joins us to share her insights for Teaching Taste through artful living.
Today is a very busy day for the ladies of the Lockard household. Both Elle and Maggie are flower girls in my sister-in-law’s wedding tomorrow. So to prevent flower girlzilla from rearing her ugly head like she did at my brother’s wedding – yes it’s true, the child of an etiquette consultant nearly stopped the […]