How To: Be A Great House Guest

Written by on June 27, 2012 in Lifestyle - 7 Comments
how to: be a great house guest

Hi ladies, it’s Mitchell here from Dear Marguerite. Summer has officially arrived and it is time to take that well-deserved vacation. As you head off to stay at a friend or family member’s home, show them your gratitude with a lovely, unique gift. Whether you are escaping the heat for a few days in the mountains, shopping in a bustling city, or relaxing at a waterfront retreat, here are 7 great ideas for spoiling your hosts and hostesses.

Delight all your hosts with a basket filled with their favorite food. Make it even more special by prepping it for something specific like “breakfast for two.” (image)

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  • ashley

    great gift ideas, but perhaps the title of the article should be “thoughtful hostess ideas”  :)

    • ashley

      “thoughtful hostess GIFT ideas”

  • Pat

    Great variety of hostess gifts!


  • Kat

    Anytime I go to my gf’s house, she always cooks! I always try to bring something to help contribute or give her something special to let her know that she’s not taken for granted!


  • GawgusThings

    What a lovely post and some great ideas here!

  • Carlene RD

    So sweet! My favorite gift to give is local food or a herb topiary for the kitchen.

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