Advice Columns

January 27, 2014

Visit leaves them stuffed and suffering

DEAR MISS MANNERS: While staying at my boyfriend’s family’s cabin for a long holiday weekend, we encountered a bit of a generation gap in diet styles. His parents, in their efforts to “treat” us, prepared three meat-and-potatoes-type meals each day, like bacon, pancakes and potatoes for breakfast, and dessert at each meal.

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