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Archive for the gift giving and receiving Category

What Your Birthday Greeting Says About You

I just had to share this funny birthday card with all of you!  With today’s technology, there are so many different ways to be reminded about friends and family member’s […]

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Graduation Graces

This blog post was originally published two years ago, but due to a recent awesome question asked by a friend, I’m sharing it again. “If I receive a graduation announcement, […]

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Why I Want To Be Santa

Even as a mid-lifer, I think about my answer for the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” I want to be Santa. And here’s why:

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Guilt and the Thank You Note

Nothing makes my day more than writing a blog post about a real-life etiquette situation because it means that it’s REAL. I love  keeping it real with our interactions. None […]

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Gift Giving Dilemma

Kristin shared her recent holiday gift situation: A friend recently stopped by and dropped off a beautiful Christmas gift for our family. I didn’t get her family a present and can’t afford to match […]

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Gift Registry for Children’s Birthdays?

I love hearing from all of you. Thank you for sharing what you have experienced or seen in the manner world. There is always plenty of fodder for etiquette blogging. […]

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Nothing's Finer Than A Fine Young Diner

Use these table manners tips to turn your child into a delightful diner!  Read Kelly’s article as featured in Eastern Home and Travel Magazine.

fine young diner article

Pack Your Manners

Traveling with kids? Read Kelly’s article as published in Eastern Home & Travel

Networking Etiquette: What Do You Know?

Thank you to Team Network for having me as their guest speaker at their Netfast in Rockville, MD. Click on the link to watch our netiquette discussion.

Team Network Netfast

Manners Schmanners! Read Kelly’s Interview in FindIt Frederick!