Episodes

Flying the Flag at Half-Staff, Being the Perfect House Sitter, Using Charity Return Address Stickers, and More

May 17, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle flying the flag at half-staff on Memorial Day, being the perfect house sitter, using the free return address stickers from charities, and much more. Pleas…

Inviting Yourself To Other People's Vacations, Handling Unwanted Art, Wearing White to Weddings, and More

May 10, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about inviting yourself to other people's vacation, chewing on ice cubes, wearing white to weddings, and much more. Please follow…

Vacuuming in Germany, Turning Friends Into Third Wheels, Giving Gift Receipts, and More

May 3, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle vacuuming on Sundays in Germany, turning friends into third wheels without warning, including gift receipts with presents, and much more. Please follow us…

Adding Ice Cubes to Wine, Wiping Down Gym Equipment, Shouting in Supermarkets, and More

April 26, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about adding ice cubes to wine, wiping down equipment at the gym, shouting at employees in supermarkets, and much more. Please fo…

Being Late for Surprise Parties, Sending Provocative Selfies, Lighting Candles, and More

April 19, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle being late for surprise parties, sending provocative selfies, lighting candles, and much more. Please follow us! (We'd send you a hand-written thank you n…

Buying Engagement Rings, Eating Lunches on Zoom, Snapping at Waiters, and More

April 12, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about spending three months' salary on engagement rings, eating lunches during Zoom meetings, snapping at waiters to get their at…

Asking About Botox, Reaching for the Right Glass, Stealing Packages, and More

April 5, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle asking people if they've had Botox, reaching for the right glassware at dinner parties, stealing packages from mailboxes, and much more. Please follow us!…

Strip Mining Tarte Tatins, Paying What You Think Is Fair, Eating Quail With Your Hands, and More

March 29, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about strip mining Tarte Tatin, paying "whatever you think is fair," eating quail with your hands, and much more. Please follow …

Eating Kit Kat Bars, Wearing Perfumes, Forcing Cake Forks, and More

March 22, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle eating Kit Kat bars, wearing perfumes and colognes, forcing guests to use cake forks, and much more. Please follow us! (We'd send you a hand-written thank…

Burdening Friends with Cake, Ousting Toxic Club Members, Tidying Up Messy Schools, and More

March 15, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about burdening friends with chocolate cake, dealing with toxic club members, tidying up messy piano schools, and much more. Plea…

Enjoying Pho, Harassing Celebrities, Profiting Off Friends, and More

March 8, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle eating Vietnamese soups, spotting celebrities in public, profiting off friends, and much more. Please subscribe! (We'd write you a hand-written thank you …

Trespassing Nomads, Getting Loud in Hot Tubs, Receiving Unwanted Gifts, and More

March 1, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about sleeping in friends' houses without permission, enjoying hot tubs at night, thanking people for unwanted gifts, and much mo…

Saving Water in Japan, Smoking on Gondolas, Using Treadmill Desks, and More

Feb. 22, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle saving water in Japanese bathrooms, behaving properly on the ski slopes, using treadmill desks while on Zoom, and much more. Please subscribe! (We'd write…

Screaming Out of Limousines, Loading Dishwashers Properly, Keeping Unwanted Photos, and More

Feb. 15, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about screaming out of limousine sunroofs, loading dishwashers the right way, keeping unwanted photos from friends, and much more…

Eating King Cakes, Hijacking Vacations, Finding Surprises in the Trash, and More

Feb. 8, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle eating king cakes, hijacking vacation plans, finding surprises left in the trash, and much more. Please subscribe! (We'd write you a hand-written thank yo…

Eating Spaghetti, Avoiding Chatty Neighbors, Starving at Dinner Parties, and More

Feb. 1, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about eating spaghetti properly, avoiding chatty neighbors, attending dinner parties without enough food, and much more. Please s…

Showing Up Empty-Handed, Riding French Elevators, Having Nice Weekends, and More

Jan. 25, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle showing up at dinner parties empty-handed, riding elevators in France, being unapologetic about having nice weekends, and much more. Please subscribe! (We…

Wearing Sequins, Flirting Politely, Thanking Good Samaritans, and More

Jan. 18, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about wearing sequins during the day, commenting on appearances when flirting, thanking good Samaritans for their help, and much …

Paying for Party Crashers, Sharing Pregnancy News, Drinking Cappuccinos in Italy, and More

Jan. 11, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle paying for people who crash your dinner parties, congratulating friends who are pregnant, drinking cappuccinos in Italy after 11am, and much more. Please …

Stealing People's Spotlights, Tipping While Bartering, Leaving Negative Reviews, and More

Jan. 4, 2021

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about making major life announcements at other people's parties, tipping while bartering, leaving negative reviews, and much more…

Eating Caviar, Imagining Etiquette of the Future, Hiding During Video Conferences, and More

Dec. 28, 2020

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle eating caviar, imaging what etiquette might look like in 300 years, turning your camera off during video conferences, and much more. Please subscribe! (We…

Sharing Sonograms, Sending Company-wide Emails, Cleaning AirBNBs, and More

Dec. 21, 2020

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about declining to see people's sonograms, sending company-wide emails, cleaning AirBNBs before departure, and much more. Please …

Flying on Private Planes, Forgetting To Take Gum Out, Blowing Leaves Blindly, and More

Dec. 14, 2020

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this episode, Nick and Leah tackle traveling with VIPs on private planes, forgetting to take gum out at dinner parties, blowing leaves into neighbors' yards, and much more. Please subscribe…

Napping Without Permission, Removing Price Tags, Positioning Toilet Lids, and More

Dec. 7, 2020

Etiquette, manners, and beyond! In this bonus episode, Nick and Leah answer listener questions about napping guests, removing price tags on gifts, leaving toilet lids up, and much more. Please subscribe! (We'd send you a han…