Learning good table manners is an essential part of children's social confidence. I'm here to help!
My Everyday Etiquette after-school students love learning table manners (and it's one of my … [Read More...]
Is family time at the dining table important (and realistic?) in today's fast-paced world?
Yes, it is...but it may look different than you expect.
Researchers at Columbia University have found a … [Read More...]
Teaching children about friendship (how to make and keep friends in a healthy, positive way) is a passion of mine.
It's no surprise that research has found that friendship is a key ingredient to a … [Read More...]
Let’s discuss a challenging parenting topic- teaching your children cell phone manners.
You can find a lot of information on the internet about which phone is the right choice for your child, which … [Read More...]
Confidence, kindness & consideration begin at the family table!
Be sure to sign up for your free Family Table Manners Checklist. It's a handy list of the table manners your children need to … [Read More...]
Confidence, kindness, and consideration begin at the family dining table!
As a loving and responsible parent, you're always looking for ways to equip your children with the skills and habits they … [Read More...]
No one is perfect, so let's talk about apologies.
We have all been on the receiving side of a flip, insincere apology...and well, it just feels crummy to be apologized to in that way.
We've all … [Read More...]
Good manners and social confidence begin at the family table.
Why are table manners so important?
Think about all the important events that take place while dining- celebrations, meetings, … [Read More...]
I believe in the power of family dinners.
Eating together is about so much more than getting food on the table and feeding hungry stomachs.
Dinnertime can be a refreshing pause in the hustle and … [Read More...]
How are your children's meeting and greeting skills? Introducing yourself with confidence is a foundational social skill that children of all ages can master.
Many young people feel nervous … [Read More...]
Did you know that pizza has its own day? National Pizza Day is February 9th! ?
My family loves pizza!
How do you eat pizza with good manners?
Is it even possible?
You simply do your best, … [Read More...]
When my kids were young, they watched Barney, that big purple dinosaur, every morning on PBS.
One Barney song still lingers in my mind. Odd, I know, but it's a really catchy tune. :)
Please and … [Read More...]