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"Whimper" Box

I had the gym to myself the other day—at least, for the first half hour. At that point, another guy came in, grabbed a pair of dumbbells, and set up the spot where he intended to begin his routine. 696 more words


Leave the Tupperware at Home

Autumn is a perfect time for many things.

It is a perfect time for cozy fleece throws, pumpkin spiced warm beverages and mulled anything.  Autumn is a perfect season for apple picking, rides in hay, petting zoos and bonfires.   622 more words



“Your child will follow your example not your advice, so be the best example posssible”

I visited a fine dining restaurant recently and was shocked to see the behaviour of some 5 year olds. 298 more words


Cutlery, Elbows and Gift

5 Rules to avoid mistakes

”Saying ”bon appetit” is a formula exclusively commercial, and therefore wrongly used when one is at home with friends. The only person with an interest in wishing to have bon appetit is the server at the restaurant, because it must express its hope that clients always consume more food, explains the manners expert Louise Masson. 457 more words


I put up with a lot of stuff during college, but there’s just one thing that I couldn’t stand: bad bathroom etiquette. I didn’t think that this was something people would have a hard time grasping at a college level but then again, maybe my standards are too high. 534 more words


Japanese Etiquette 101- Mobile phones and Trains.

The very first thing I noticed about Japanese trains, apart from how cool they look, was how quiet they are. This is very interesting given they are usually busy with many, many people on board. 157 more words