Etiquette tips for various social gatherings. Includes Funerals, Weddings, and Graduations among others.
Lots of irritations can arise at airports and on a plane. When traveling, it's always considerate to look around you and make sure you aren't the problem.
All About Spas [offsite link]
This article gives concise advise on what to expect and how to behave when at a spa. It gives great advice for the novice spa-goer on tips and behavior.
Arriving at a Party Early
When your schedule puts you ahead minutes-wise, your good fortune will look like an imposition to your host if you knock on the door before you’re expected
It's all about the shoes...or lack thereof.
Being a Guest at Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a day, but really it launches the Holidays. How you approach it will determine how the next month goes for you and those around you.
Bringing a Plus One at the Last Minute
The Holidays are an occasion when relatives gather for religious reasons, friends sequester to toast special moments and everyone wants to create memories worthy of gathering again next year. So when does adding a stranger to the mix work?
Bringing an Uninvited Guest to A Party
You're invited to a soiree but you have some hanger's on. Do you bring them along?
Cancelling a Special Event
Even when it's a special occasion, sometimes it just has to be cancelled. Here's how.
Classroom Help on Halloween
The classroom party is on its way. Are you attending and in what capacity?
Dressing Your Child For Halloween
What your child wants to dress up as isn't always what you had in mind. Halloween presents a great opportunity to get to know your child and his or her likes and dislikes.
Fireworks are an American tradition. They are beautiful. They Dazzle. And they are dangerous. Proper etiquette when using fireworks is essential for a great time.
Funeral Etiquette [offsite link]
This is a very informative page that gives advice on funeral etiquette and how sympathy should be extended by guests and received by the family.
Funeral FAQ´s from About.com [offsite link]
The Death and Dying guide at About.com answers many of the questions that are asked during times of bereavement.
Gifts for the Hostess
You´ve been invited to a great Holiday party. Now what? Begin with a fab hostess gift
Attending a Graduation Party Requires a Little Foresight From the Guest
Graduation Etiquette [offsite link]
This site is primarily directed towards graduation announcements and Thank You notes. Yet, it provides wonderful direction on how graduations should be handled.
Graduation Gifts & Being a Good Guest
Gift Decisions Can be Daunting. Here Are Suggestions and Help When Attending a Graduation Party.
Graduation Party Planning Etiquette
Considering Your Graduate & Guests Will Ensure a Memorable Event
Guests at a Wedding
Good guests can be a tough commodity when so many are inclined to critique a wedding event.
Halloween Exhibitionists on Parade
Costume Party at Work - Oh My!!
Halloween Party Etiquette
You're invited to a Halloween party - Now what?
Happy Valentine's Day
The media will have us believe we need to be romantically involved in order to rock Valentine's Day. Cupid must have a broader idea
Have A Scrooge Free Christmas
Are you Tiny Tim or are you Scrooge? How do you want to be remembered during the Holiday Season?
Holiday Travel Packing Guide
Deflate your stress level when packing by following these tips
Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner
"Yippee" or "Oh No" Your mindset when hosting Thanksgiving will determine if your guests enjoy themselves
Make it a Great Party. Beginning
Your soiree is going to begin at any moment. Your ability to meet and greet is essential.
Make it a Great Party. Music
If ever there was a given at a party, background music is one of them
More Have a Scrooge Free Christmas
Are you Scrooge? Or do you lean more toward Tiny Tim? Which would you prefer to have in your company during this Christmas Season?
Anyone can throw a party – just plan ahead - even before you begin to make your party plans.
When invited to dinner, did you really think your pet was included?
Planning a Party
You don’t have to be Martha Stewart to pull off a great soiree. Here are a few tips
Questions To Consider and Ask When Deciding on a Spa
The Gracious Graduate
This article is from the Emily Post Institute
Theatre Etiquette [offsite link]
Going to the Theatre soon? This article will answer many of your questions, even letting you know when children should attend the theatre.
Theme Park Etiquette
We all love the opportunity to celebrate at a theme park. Although there are many reasons to attend, some will stay away just because of the questionable crowds. Don't be the one to ruin a fellow patron's celebration.
Theme Parks and Children
When deciding to embark on a theme park outing, make the decision to have an enjoyable day before you arrive.
Wearing Black to a Wedding
Since black is everyone's signature color, can you wear it to a wedding?
What to do After a Funeral
Attending a funeral or memorial service can be extremely difficult. Your presence, however, is important to those who knew the deceased. Here are some recommendations to make this time a little easier.
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