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Dining Stories: Tell us about your dining out experiences

Share your favorite dining stories and how etiquette or lack there of, had a role in the outcome.

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Funeral Flower Etiquette: Expressing your condolences

Learning funeral flower etiquette enables you to find the best, right way to express sympathy after a death.

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Gift Giving Etiquette: Picking the Perfect Gift

Not sure what to give? Be guided by these simple gift giving etiquette rules.

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Wedding Planning Etiquette: Resources to Simplify Your Planning

Wedding planning etiquette will help keep that very big day manageable. Here are additional books and resources.

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Wedding Ring Etiquette: What you need to know

Wedding ring etiquette ties into engagement ring etiquette and wedding customs, often with strong cultural overtones.

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Engagement Party Etiquette: How to put it together

Engagement Party Etiquette will help set the proper tone for the impending wedding.

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Etiquette Books: Additional Resources

Practical Etiquette covers a broad range within the etiquette and manners sphere. Here are additional etiquette books and resources.

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Cigar Smoking Etiquette: Consider others while enjoying a good smoke.

Beginners to the world of cigars may not realize that there's an entire world of cigar smoking etiquette.

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Bridal Shower Gift Etiquette: Help in determining gift selection

Wedding on the way? Be aware of bridal shower gift etiquette.

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How to Show Respect

Examine some simple techniques on how to show respect.

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Baptism Etiquette: Understanding the Christening

Knowing baptism etiquette can make you feel much more at ease at an event in which many people have little experience.

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Baptism Gift Etiquette: Options and selection guide

You may already be familiar with traditional baptism gift etiquette if you know the phrase "born with a silver spoon in his mouth."

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Is this rude and inconsiderate?

I was planning a 50th birthday party for a friend (girl) with mutual friends, at MY HOUSE. She then texted me asking if she could bring her sister in-law,

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Who to be buried with

My late wife died 10 years ago, and we got adjoining burial plots and a double name head stone. I’ve since married again, to a younger woman, 40 years

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Valentine Etiquettes

I have given my son (an only child) a Valentines Day card for almost 30 years. He got married this year and I want to keep that tradition up but not sure

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Dumbfounded Daughter

My father remarried several years ago. I called my dad to invite him and his new wife to an informal dinner at my house. He called back to say his wife

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Bride to be

Is it ok to invite my deceased husband's siblings to my wedding? He has been deceased for over 3 years.

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My Sisters Cold Heart

My sister neglected to come tell me about my moms injury that ended moms life in a short few weeks . Then the message I received from her son telling

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Baby Shower Gift Etiquette: How to Find the Perfect Gift

Baby shower gift etiquette celebrates the happy event with gifts and traditions that family, friends, and parents-to-be will remember for years to come.

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Baby Shower Etiquette: What is expected? Here is your guidance

If you are throwing a baby shower you may be wondering about what baby shower etiquette exists.

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Wedding Guest Etiquette: Expectations of the guest

When family or friends invite you to a wedding there are many wedding guest etiquette guidelines that people just expect you to somehow naturally know and follow.

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Travel Etiquette: Protocol on different travel mediums

As we move about for business or pleasure, Travel Etiquette addresses the different modes of transportation.

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Table Manners: What others expect

Table manners are essential in properly presenting yourself.

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Rudeness: How to Turn a Negative into A Positive

Rudeness is never acceptable, but how do you address the situation to turn it into a positive experience?

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Online Dating: What to Consider

With the proliferation of online dating sites, here are some things to consider.

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