Hiking Etiquette

A quote from Lewis Carroll in my book, A Traveler’s Passport to Etiquette, says it all. “If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will lead you there.” When was the last time you stepped on a mountaintop? If recently, then you probably know the hiking drill. If...

The Game of Golf: The Rules of Etiquette

The much-anticipated U.S. Open comes to San Francisco June 11-17. As a non-golfer who grew with a golfing father and now husband, I have learned some of the rules of the game over the years. Words like fore and green were common around our house. A reminder of the...

Exercise Etiquette

Don’t Weight! The New Year is well on its way to springtime. If you haven’t bought into the infomercials about dropping two sizes in a week or taking diet pills, try the old-fashioned way: exercise. Here are some tips for exercising outdoors and in the gym: Outdoors •...