Answers.com says that a “hostess gift” is…
A gift given to your host or hostess as a sort of pre-thank you.
I like to think of it as…
A gift given to your host or hostess to say, “thanks for not making me cook or do dishes tonight.”
But what in the world DOES a hostess gift look like?! What what if you can’t think of anything to take?! And what if they HATE IT?!
On television or in commercials, you’ll see people standing at the door with a bottle of wine in hand to give over when the door is opened.
I imagine me, standing in the wine aisle, looking at all the different types of stuff and thinking, “Uhhhhhhhhhh?” #notawineperson [Read more…]