Table Etiquette: The Place Setting
Before we can dive into the finer points of dining etiquette, it’s important to know the tools of the trade: the place setting. While most of what I share with you will be for somewhat informal occasions, you should know that formal place settings have up to 13 pieces of flatware! Talk about confusing!
Casual Place Setting
The typical place setting at my weeknight dinner table looks like this one:
This is a simple place setting that kiddos can easily remember … and it’s great to ...