in one's good graces

[in one's good graces] or [in one's good books] {adv. phr.}Approved of by you; liked by someone.

Ruth is in her mother's goodgraces because she ate all her supper.

Bill is back in the goodgraces of his girlfriend because he gave her a box of candy.

Compare:IN GOOD. Contrast: IN ONE'S BAD GRACES.