I consider every thank-you card I receive, especially those handwritten, as a gift. I have a few that I've had for years and one of those twas from the Hotel Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Naples. After I taught my Mimi's Manners class at the resort he placed a handwritten note on my desk the next morning letting me know that he thought my class was … [Read more...] about Too Late for a Thank You Note?
by Debra Kirkham From the beginning of English royalty, to the novels of Jane Austen, to a classical ballet performance or even at a Magic Kingdom, we will find the beauty of a curtsey. This form of greeting is traditional while resonating with respect and acknowledgement for another person and their presence. A lady will bend her knee and … [Read more...] about All it takes is a little Curtsey