Social Graces Saturday

Social Graces Saturday – Christmas Etiquette Gift Giving Edition

Welcome to another Social Graces Saturday.  Today we are going to discuss some of the etiquette of Christmas.  Specifically, we are going to address Christmas gift giving.  I decided to write this after seeing so many people stressed and broke after what should be the most joy filled, special, time of the year.  I follow… Read More Social Graces Saturday – Christmas Etiquette Gift Giving Edition

Social Graces Saturday

Social Graces Saturday – American Flag Edition

Welcome to another Social Graces Saturday.  Today our subject is Patriotism etiquette, specifically when displaying the American flag. Unfortunately, it seems like there are a lot more reasons nowadays to have to fly the flag at half-staff. Every time that we go through a time where we fly the flag at half-staff I always wonder if they… Read More Social Graces Saturday – American Flag Edition

Social Graces Saturday

Social Graces Saturday – Tending Your Relationship Garden

When most people think about social graces they think of interacting with strangers and friends (like in this post  Social Graces Saturday – Grace is for Giving ) but how often do we think of interacting with our partners?  Probably not a lot.  Today we are going to talk about relationships and how important it is… Read More Social Graces Saturday – Tending Your Relationship Garden

Social Graces Saturday

Social Graces Saturday – Grace is for Giving

Social Graces Saturday – Grace is for Giving It is interesting how varied a word’s connotation can become in different geographical regions. Having grown up in the Midwest, for example, the word grace has always conjured up two very distinct and stereotypical definitions for me. First, there’s the sacrificial grace that is discussed in every… Read More Social Graces Saturday – Grace is for Giving