Etiquette behind the RSVP
I'm beginning my table etiquette series with a post that has nothing to do with actual table etiquette. However, I feel the need to address the issue of the RSVP, mostly because people don’t do it anymore. They should.
What is an RSVP?
Over the years of teaching dining etiquette to youngsters, I have found less and less know what an RSVP is, let alone the etiquette surrounding one.
Have you ever received an invitation to a party … maybe a wedding … and seen “RSVP: ...