Last year, our friend Sarah and her family invited another family for Friday dinner. Not long after they had clinked their glasses, my friend realized that there had been a misunderstanding: her guests thought they were staying all weekend. How hilarious/horrifying is that? She couldn’t figure out how to point out the mistake, so she ended up hosting the family of four for the next two days. But even the most epic mishaps make good stories, right? :)
So, when it comes to being a good houseguest, what are your go-to host gifts? Here are eight ideas:
Thoughts? What gifts do you usually bring? I also love Jenny’s argument for olive oil!
P.S. The #1 item you need for house guests.
(Photo of L.A. Case Study House by Julius Shulman, Time Magazine.)