It is with that spirit that I’m launching Modern Etiquette, where we’ll be sharing ideas and having discussions about what the modern interpretation of any given situation will be.From polite email and blogging techniques to clever and inexpensive ways to host a dinner party, I’ll be delving into these subjects with the goal of making all of us feel more confident about our day-to-day exchanges and our abilities to comfort, welcome and care for the people in our lives.After polling our editors and readers on Facebook and Twitter, the question that popped up the most revolved around house guests — how to welcome them and how to be a good one.So today I’m tackling this topic by sharing what I’ve learned (and experienced) so far and hoping that you’ll share your tips, too.Opt for something more casual, short, fun and unique. This date isn't about you rattling off your accomplishments.
Some guys kiss on the first date because they “feel a vibe.” Men can immediately tell if they're attracted to a woman and with loads more testosterone than women, guys are often ready and “in the mood.” Women, on the other hand, take more time to establish their attraction to a man. So it can take time and a patient consistent approach before she is hot for you too.
This goes for any gesture or movement that forms a barrier -- holding your hands together, crossing your legs, closing your knees, slouching, or holding anything that blocks your chest, heart and stomach. He turned his body toward me, made lots of eye contact, and directed most of the conversation to me.
#5 Our bodies point toward men we like and away from men we don't. Yet, for all those positive signs, I wasn't feeling the vibe.
This column is really about sharing perspectives, so I hope you’ll join me after the jump to offer your feedback.
Whether it’s a horrible guest experience or little things you noticed after a particularly welcoming stay at someone’s home, I hope you’ll share your insight so we can all learn from each other. Guest Toothbrushes .50 Being a gracious guest is all about cleaning up after yourself and helping your host whenever possible.
You don’t have to copy mine, what do YOU like about her?