Etiquette and Advice

Beyond just please and thank you, here are etiquette tips for your home, family, friends and work life.

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Empty green dog bed in middle of living space
What to Say When Someone Loses a Pet
person writing a Christmas card
8 Tips for Sending Christmas Cards
Homemade loaf given to neighbor as welcoming gift
The Best Tips for Being a Good Neighbor
writing a sympathy letter
Sympathy Etiquette for the Loss of a Father
Female friends making breakfast in kitchen
How to Be a Good Roommate
Thank you card and bottle of wine
Proper Way to Ask a Favor
Wreath and grave decorations in a gardener shop
Proper Etiquette for Sending Funeral Flowers
13 Things a House Guest Should Not Do
writing a sympathy letter
Sympathy Etiquette for the Loss of a Mother
Social etiquette tips
Proper Etiquette for All Occasions
Wedding gifts
What Sort of Gift Is Appropriate for a Second Marriage?
Decorations, cups and utensils for an engagement party
Engagement Party Gift Etiquette
bridal shower gifts
How Much to Spend for a Bridal Shower Gift
black dress on a hanger
What Not to Wear to a Funeral
writing out a memorialization letter
Memorializing With a Donation
Child holding present
How to Select a Gift for Your Child's Teacher
Three people toasting glasses together
45 Best Toasts for All Occasions
Friends sitting at a long table sharing a meal outside
10 Outdoor Entertaining Mistakes to Avoid
afternoon tea party
How to Throw a Proper English Tea Party
Formal dinner table
Table Manners and Dining Etiquette
graduation party invitation and rsvp
How to Politely Decline an Invitation
teddy bear, muffins, flowers, and a card
6 Things to Consider When Sending a Sympathy Gift
hostess gifts arranged on a table
How to Give a Proper Gift to a Host or Hostess
Baby baptism
Baptism and Christening Etiquette
A home with an Open House sign out on the front lawn
How to Host an Open House Party
People having tea
Tea Party Etiquette and Planning
flower bouquet
The Best Flowers for All Occasions
overhead of a formal dinner table
How to Use Utensils at a Formal Dinner
Preparing care package, seasonal gift box with coffee, cookies, candles, spices and cups
How to Make Unique Gift Baskets
Black and white party etiquette
Black and White Party Etiquette
Neatly folded napkins on elegant table with wine glasses
Napkins at the Dinner Table
Two pairs of feet with semi-formal dress
Semiformal Attire Guidelines
Formal dinner table setting
How to Set a Table for a Formal Dinner
RSVP on an invitation
What Does RSVP Mean on an Invitation?
addressing and mailing party invitations
Party Invitation Etiquette

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