Are you hosting Christmas Eve or Christmas Day? Discover the best hostess tips for hosting guests during the holidays and the important etiquette tips that both hosts and guests will want to follow.

The Top 10 Manners for Hosts and Guests on Christmas Day

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor It's 10 AM Christmas morning, and you're already asking yourself, "Why in the world did I agree to this?" You...


Manners and More From Around the Web (Week 12)

  By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Here's your weekly gathering of links to love from around the web. Enjoy, and Merry Christmas week!...

Do you use re-gifting to give gifts to others? Explore these re-gifting etiquette tips to help you give presents your friends and family will love.

The Etiquette of Re-gifting You Don’t Want to Ignore

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Sometimes re-gifting is perfectly fine, and sometimes it's not. Because of this, there's an etiquette of re-gifti...

Teach your kids manners and how to live thankful. These simple etiquette rules for kids will help them learn to say thankful and live grateful.

5 Tips for Getting Your Child to Say Thank You at Christmas and Always

Getting our children to say thank you and actually mean it isn't easy, but it's more than possible! Here are the five most important tips for how ...


Be The Gift You’d Like to Receive

  By: Deb Weaver, The Word Weaver A note: I'd like to introduce to you....Deb Weaver, author of this guest post and the poetic, lyrical...


Manners & More From Around the Web (Week 11)

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor In this edition of Manners and More From Around the Web, you'll find links to helpful, inspiring, and fascina...

Do you know how to open gifts with grace and poise? Discover how the etiquette of gift giving to help you gracefully accept gifts from others.

The 7 Manners of Opening Every Gift

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor You've just been handed a gift and are about to open it. All eyes are on you. If what's in the box isn'...

What are the manners of opening gifts and how to be gracious while opening presents? Let these gift opening etiquette tips help you show gratitude and kindness when receiving gifts this holiday.

The 5 Manners of Opening Christmas Gifts and The #1 Don’t

  Often times all eyes are on us when we open our Christmas gifts, and it can be nerve-wracking! Here you'll find the 5 manners of opening...


Simple Guide to Christmas Tipping

Here's your simple and complete guide to holiday and Christmas tipping etiquette. You'll find who is usually tipped and suggested tip amounts based on...


The Five Manners of Great Christmas Party Conversations

By: Maralee McKee, Manners Mentor Whether you have ten parties on your calendar or just one or two, Christmas is in full swing, and now's the t...