Group of diverse friends laughing at a dinner party
Group of diverse friends laughing at a dinner party
Divide & Delegate

What to Ask Guests to Bring to a Dinner Party

Etiquette experts suggest 5 low-pressure items.

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man holding tablet with tipping screen
Off the Tablet

Shoppers Slam Tablet Tipping Culture

"I'm not getting peer pressured."

Maybe you could help me...
Maybe you could help me...
Consumer Complaints

17 Rudest Shopping Habits

Don't let yourself be that customer.

empty tip jar on a bar counter
empty tip jar on a bar counter
Fierce Fight

"People I'm Not Tipping" List Sparks Debate

A TikToker is weighing in on tipping culture.

tip jar on a restaurant counter
tip jar on a restaurant counter
Tip Trouble

The 3 Biggest Tipping Mistakes You're Making

According to a restaurant server.

Holding books with bow
Holding books with bow
Gift Alert

5 Most Practical Presents

Forget random knick knacks.

Welcome. Portrait of cheerful woman standing in doorway of modern apartment, greeting visitor and inviting guest to enter her home, happy smiling young lady holding door looking out flat
Welcome. Portrait of cheerful woman standing in doorway of modern apartment, greeting visitor and inviting guest to enter her home, happy smiling young lady holding door looking out flat
Host With the Most

5 Things to Always Put Out for Houseguests

A hospitality expert shares her top tips.

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winter holidays and people concept - happy friends with sparklers celebrating christmas at home feast over snow
Party Faux Pas

7 Rude Things You're Doing at Holiday Parties

Help your host stay stress-free.

Directly above shot of unrecognizable creative young man wrapping and tying a decorative red and white twine around a cute rustic Christmas gift box that he is decorating.
Directly above shot of unrecognizable creative young man wrapping and tying a decorative red and white twine around a cute rustic Christmas gift box that he is decorating.
Gift Hits

6 Gifts for Those Who "Don't Want Anything"

A gifting expert shares her best insights.

US currency money as a gift with a bow.
US currency money as a gift with a bow.
Holiday Handouts

"Polite" Holiday Tipping Habits That Are Rude

Avoid these mistakes this giving season.

7 Worst Things to Write in a Holiday Card
7 Worst Things to Write in a Holiday Card
Festive Faux Pas

7 Worst Things to Write in a Holiday Card

Don't send a greeting card gone wrong.

Stuffed Turkey for Thanksgiving Holidays with Pumpkin, Peas, Pecan, Berry Pie, Cheese Variations and Other Ingredient
Stuffed Turkey for Thanksgiving Holidays with Pumpkin, Peas, Pecan, Berry Pie, Cheese Variations and Other Ingredient
Friendly Faces

How to Make Friendsgiving Extra Special

Make it feel like a family gathering this year.

disneyland california adventure at night
disneyland california adventure at night
Pin This

Disney Is Cracking Down on Guest Behavior

There are new rules for pin traders.

Hotel receptionist talking customers at lobby
Hotel receptionist talking customers at lobby
Travel Taboos

8 Things You Should Never Do at a Hotel

Etiquette experts share what to avoid.

mature adult female friends meet at a coffee shop to visit together.
mature adult female friends meet at a coffee shop to visit together.
Keep Calm

7 Ways to Respond to Advice You Don't Want

Try these polite responses to annoying guidance.

You're Eating Pasta and Burgers Wrong
You're Eating Pasta and Burgers Wrong
Mind Your Manners

You're Eating Pasta and Burgers Wrong

An etiquette expert sets the record straight.

Two beautiful ladies smiling to the friendly air hostess
Two beautiful ladies smiling to the friendly air hostess
Polite In Flight

7 Offensive Things You’re Doing on Airplanes

Etiquette experts offer some air-travel insight.

The 6 Worst Birthday Presents
The 6 Worst Birthday Presents
Gift Better

The 6 Worst Birthday Presents

A gifting expert shares what not to give.

Couple with bank card buying food at grocery store or supermarket self-checkout
Couple with bank card buying food at grocery store or supermarket self-checkout
Self-Sabotage

7 Rudest Things You’re Doing at Self-Checkout

Etiquette experts share your biggest mistakes.

7 Offensive Things You Shouldn't Say on Social
7 Offensive Things You Shouldn't Say on Social
Think First

7 Offensive Things You Shouldn't Say on Social

... especially during war times.