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Is Throwing Your Own Birthday Party Rude?

So here’s the thing. Technically, according to Miss Manners and other old school etiquette experts, throwing or organizing your own birthday celebration is rude. This is one of those rare areas where I fundamentally disagree (even though I see where they are coming from) and think it is one of those sections of etiquette that are changing due to different social norms. 607 more words

How To

Monday's Thought of the Day

“It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.”

~ Miss Manners

Thought Of The Day

Letters from Camp: Miss Manners

I am a thorough teacher. I plan curriculum, triple check materials and show up early. What I CAN’T plan for is when a kids asks a difficult questions…and you have to answer on the spot. 279 more words

Early Childhood Education

Don't Murder Manners...Please.

“Good manners reflect something from inside – an innate sense of consideration for others and respect for self.” – Emily Post

I love this quote, and I think manners are important.   306 more words

Home Ec

Manners Matter!

Singles sometimes forget their manners. It’s true that some people were not brought up well to begin with and may have never learned any, but even the ones who were brought up by fastidious and mannerly parents often forget their manners from years of living alone, from hanging out with others who do not have manners, or from deciding not to care. 2,117 more words

Daily Life

Save $ by Hiring a Pro !

Weddings can cost a small fortune! However, if you work with wedding professionals they can direct you to the best values, which will ultimately save you money. 511 more words