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The Superhuman Butler

Excelling in your job as a domestic worker means putting forth a sometimes superhuman effort, and understandably so.  Even though you’re not working a traditional desk job associated with a generous salary, most butlers earn a very decent living indeed and like any other job, there’s an ebb and flow of workload.  Some days, you’re [...]

The “Ghost” and The Dinner Party

Butlering at your employer’s dinner party is certainly more demanding (and yet more exciting!) than the usual slew of duties that you’re charged to look after.  As guests arrive, you may be called upon to take coats, help serve beverages and hors d’ouevres, to clear plates and stemware and to perform any number of other [...]

Addressing a Wedding Invitation to Unmarried Couples

Addressing a Wedding Invitation to Unmarried Couples

When getting bogged down in all those wedding etiquette issues, even before the blooming wedding (!), it is sometimes useful to remind oneself that most etiquette is based on common sense. Hence don’t over complicate the addressing of a wedding invitation to friends that have yet to march down the aisle themselves!

Top Cigar Humidor Tips

Top Cigar Humidor Tips

The most important tip to know and care about, when looking to choose a cigar from any humidor, is the time you have available in which to smoke it. In fact it’s downright rude to select a cigar badly…