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.
The 7 Manners of Mother's Day for Mom's & Everyone

The 7 Manners of Mother’s Day for Moms and Everyone

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Mother's Day is one that brings up different emotions for us depending on our situation and stage in life. ...

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mother's day gift guide and what mom really wants

Mother’s Day Gift Guide and What Mom Really Wants

Here's a Mother's Day Gift Guide that shares great gifts. And even better, it helps us understand what can make every day feel like Mother's Day for m...

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graduation gift and party etiquette and ideas, too

Graduation Party and Gift Etiquette Plus Ideas

Are you planning a graduation party? Here's your complete guide to the most often asked graduation party, graduation dinner, and graduation gift etiqu...

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Graduation Etiquette — The Top Eleven Manners for Grads, Guests, & Families

Graduation etiquette — whether you're a high school grad or a college grad, a proud parent, or a friend or family member who has received a graduati...

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Q & A Day: The Role of Godparents & Applying Makeup in Public

Q & A: The Roles of Godparents & Applying Make-up in Public

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Hello and welcome to Q&A Day! This week there's a special question about the role of godparents as th...

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How to Graciously End All Your Conversations

How to Graciously End Conversations

We all enjoy great conversations with others. We enjoy them even more when we end conversations on a high note, with the other person(s) thinking well...

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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 5 Manners of Valentine’s Day Everyone Should Know

Valentine's Day stirs emotions. Sometimes great ones, and sometimes not-so-great ones. Here are 5 manners of Valentine's Day that will make it special...

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Simple, Savvy, Sincere Ways to Show Your Love

5 Simple, Savvy, Sincere Ways to Show Your Love

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor You've probably heard the much quoted joke about the couple that's been married for decades. The wi...

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How to Make This Your Best Year Ever

How to Make This Your Best Year Ever

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor You can make this your best year ever. No New Year's resolutions required! That's a good thing, because while...

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