Author Archives: Maralee McKee

Maralee McKee

About Maralee McKee

Maralee McKee is the founder of Manners Mentor. With her best-friend style, sense of humor, and knack for updating etiquette to meet our modern sensibilities, she has been referred to as "Sandra Bullock meets Emily Post!" Maralee shows you how to become the best version of yourself. No fluff. No pretense. Just you at your authentic best! The person you were always meant to be! To learn more about Maralee click on the "Meet Maralee" or "New? Start Here" links at the top of this page.
Outdated Etiquette You No Longer Want to Use

10 Outdated Etiquette Rules You No Longer Want to Use

Using outdated etiquette rules can make us seem stuffy and out-of-sync with the expected norms of today. Here are ten old-school etiquette rules you'l...

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Can You Pass This Modern Manners Quiz?

Do You Know Your Etiquette I.Q.? Find Out Here!

Etiquette and manners best practices are often not what our first instincts tell us. Take this fun modern manners and etiquette quiz and put your kno...

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5 Traits of Great Friends

5 Traits of Great Friends

Are you head cheerleader for your best friend's life? Are you and she much more alike than different? Those are among the five traits below that you c...

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10 Unique Habits of Remarkably Gracious Ladies

10 Unique Habits of Remarkably Gracious Ladies

Let's sand down our rough edges and polish up our manners. Here are ten habits of gracious ladies that not only will keep us gracious but will make us...

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The Etiquette of Brining Meals to Friends

Ten Savvy Tips for Providing Meals for Your Friends

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Providing meals for your friends is a gracious gift. When done right, it's one that lasts long in their memor...

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How to Instill a Heart for Manners in Your Child

How to Instill a Heart for Manners In Your Child

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor As moms and dads we want to raise our children in a way that helps them grow up into great adults. ...

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Links to Love from Around the Web!

Links to Love from Around the Web!

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Our once-a-week curation of manners posts and so much more from around the web! Take a look at the ...

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How to Graciously End All Your Conversations

How to Graciously End Conversations

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor How can you conclude every conversation on a high note? How can you confirm for others that you'...

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Links to Love! Beauty and The Beast Edition

Links to Love from Around the Web!

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor A weekly curation of links I love and thought you might, too! I'm excited to see the new Beauty and The B...

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How a Lady Handles Texting

How a Lady Handles Texting — The 10 Best Practices for Texting

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor (A note before we begin: What's good for the goose is good for the gander. The best practices below...

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