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The Dinner Plate

Scene:  While eating supper I noticed that everyone at the table has their own unique way of placing food on their plate, the order in which they eat the food and a specific way they handle utensils. 334 more words

The art of the "Thank You Note"

For those of you who know me, you’ve heard me talk about this before, and you’ll probably hear it again and again. I’m a huge advocate of Thank You Notes. 502 more words


Practice It Right-Let's Be Polite (93)

Manners to mind-

When you are waiting and standing in line.



Etiquette with Shances: Salt and Pepper

1.            Salt and pepper – In the USA you always pass the salt and pepper together even if the person only ask for one of the seasonings.   41 more words


Yes Sir, Yes Ma'am

Adults seem shocked when my two- and four-year old kids say “yes ma’am” or “yes sir”. I think adding “sir” or “ma’am” has become less common among adults nowadays, but I think it’s very polite. 141 more words


What is it with cats?

So as you may have realised by now, I’ve done a fair amount of internet dating. Mostly disastrous it has to be said, but at least I can laugh about it. 1,014 more words


Low Gear

So. The BBC has fired Jeremy Clarkson from Top Gear. The BBC’s Lord Hall said:

 “I have always personally been a great fan of his work and Top Gear. 289 more words