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CPP #19 On Meeting New People

CPP #19 On Meeting New People

A few weeks ago, The Beau and I attended the annual Cherry Blossom Ball in DC with several of his school colleagues and friends. I should have been a charming, quiet and eloquent date–but instead I let my talkative nature get the best of me. Again. Links: Meeting & Greeting Dignitaries That Time I Talked About Flooring Properly Introduce Guests

CPP #0 It’s The Clean and Proper Podcast!

CPP #0 It’s The Clean and Proper Podcast!

Hi there! I’m Sarah Jane Dunaway and the host and writer of the etiquette and humor blog Clean & Proper. Each week I’m bringing you a new episode on social graces, and living with the everyday embarrassment that comes from failing to live up to the expectations for a proper life. I share real-life practical tips for everyday etiquette, friendly reminders on formal…

The Beau’s World-Famous Guacamole

The Beau’s World-Famous Guacamole

Though I don’t really share recipes anymore, I had to re-post The Beau’s World Famous Guacamole recipe. I’m seriously grateful he doesn’t keep this recipe a secret–and even more grateful he’s letting me share it again, with all of you AND just in time for Cinco de Mayo. Seriously. I recommend you run out now and buy up all the…