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How Do I Address a Former President?

In the United States, when one leaves an office where they have had a title, such as President of the United States, it often becomes a protocol dilemma on how to refer to them afterwards. 156 more words

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Befuddled by the Flatware at a Formal Dinner?

Miss Meredith Sweetpea loves to attend a formal dinner. All the courses, with their delightful tastes, are just a pleasure to enjoy.

Attending a formal dinner, however, can befuddle some who are not familiar with the array of flatware (a.k.a. 332 more words

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This Pageant Family Really Blew It

Miss Meredith Sweetpea was sitting at a Little Miss and Mister pageant at the local county fair recently behind a family whose son was entered in the age 2-4 category. 353 more words

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Gratitude is Like a Magnet | Manners Quotes


“Gratitude is like a magnet; the more grateful you are,
the more you will receive and be grateful for.”

–Iyanla Vanzant

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Expressing Gratitude | Meredith Sweetpea

Growing up, I don’t remember being forced to write thank you notes, but I did anyway. Now, as an adult, Miss Meredith Sweetpea finds that it is more important than ever to graciously express gratitude. 565 more words

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Pitcher with Flowers

22″ x 30″ Oil, $700

This painting evolved as I added texture and touches of

brightness to finish it off.

I  hope it finds its forever home. 17 more words