• 1. The host or hostess has the whole weekend to prep for the party, without actually giving up any of their weekend nights. If you choose a make-ahead menu (more on that this week) you could have practically the entire dinner ready ahead of time.
• 2. Emily also claims that it's easy to invite guests, because who has plans on a Monday night?
• 3. And finally, no one feels any pressure to stick around late. You can have a nice dinner at 7pm, a couple glasses of wine or a cocktail, and a relaxed dessert, but still be home and all finished by 10pm. Less pressure for guests, and for the host.
• Read more: To Do: Monday Nights at EmilyStyle
What do you think? Could Monday night be your new Friday?
(Image: Faith Durand)