Does Having Good Manners Make Me A B*tch? (Published in The Huffington Post)

The day was young and I’d already been called a bitch twice. Why is it that when others act inappropriately, I react and then I look like the bitch? Where’s the justice in that? Perhaps not reacting is the answer, Continue reading Does Having Good Manners Make Me A B*tch? (Published in The Huffington Post)

Put Your Phone Down! (Emily Post Rant – Part II)

It’s been awhile since I lamented the deterioration of basic manners, and although this is nothing new, today I’m fired up about cell phone use.   Arguably, the advent of the cellular device has made our world smaller. Grandparents can Continue reading Put Your Phone Down! (Emily Post Rant – Part II)

Emily Post Rant: Part I

For years I’ve lamented the endemic lack of manners that I’m faced with on a daily basis. My friends joke that I am the modern Emily Post. While I’m sure I would be expelled from Finishing School by the end Continue reading Emily Post Rant: Part I