Offbeat Bride has 5 tips to impress the asses off of your house guests #Entertaining#advice#house guests November 17 2015 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Offbeat Home & Life runs these advice questions as an opportunity for our readers to share personal experiences and anecdotes. Readers are responsible for doing their own research before following any advice given here... or anywhere else on the web, for that matter. "No admittance" sign by Oohhh Burn Related Post Unexpected party favors: What should I do with the things guests forget at my house? I've found myself with a growing collection of castaway sunglasses, casserole dishes, makeup, gifts from friends that were meant for other friends. What is the... Read more This post over on Offbeat Bride has some killer tips for making sure your house guests feel RAD about staying with you. You'll look like a hosting pro with these ideas. Here's one to get you started, but head over to Offbeat Bride for the full list: Have essentials available Having essentials available to your guests will make them feel at home and welcomed, and will prevent you having to run out and grab missing items. * Make room in a closet or dresser to hang clothes * A luggage rack for suitcases * Toothpaste * Spare toothbrush * Mini bottles of body wash, shampoo, conditioner, and lotion * Cotton swabs * Something to read: books or magazines * Bottled water or a pitcher * Snacks * Extra blankets and towels * Spare rolls of toilet paper * Feminine hygiene products Extra credit (only if you're over-achieving here): * Slippers * Robe * Candy (chocolates on the pillow — oo la la!) * TV in their room * A lint roller * Portable steamer Go get the rest of the tips! Need more tips for hosting guests? How can I release my inner neat-freak and enjoy having people over? My guy and I work from home -- well, I work from home, he works from the shop in the barn behind our house, and it's SUPER awesome. People drop… Read More Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS My mother walked out of my life and never looked back: How to move on from parental abandonment NEXT Beds for every style — on the cheap and awesome! — from the UK's Bedsos Show/Hide comments [ 1 ] Yes to the portable steamer! Not all items can be ironed, and usually you don't find out your shirt is wrinkled until after that steamy shower. This is one of those small little things people might not think about unless they are a frequent traveler. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Subscribe me to your mailing list No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.