Communication

3 Ways to Write the Perfect Note

At a loss for words? These tips―and examples―will help you write a heartfelt message.

8 Baby Shower Etiquette Issues, Solved

As the host of a shower, you face a unique challenge: To make the honoree happy without making yourself crazy. The good news: It’s actually doable.

The Most Popular Chocolate Desserts on Pinterest

Chocolate and Valentine’s Day are in a long-established romance. This February 14, why not enjoy one of the chocolate recipes that seduced our Pinterest readers?

How to Deal With Your In-Laws When They’re Driving You Crazy

Real Simple’s etiquette expert offers her best advice for dealing with your partner’s family.

How to (Finally!) Stop Getting All of Those Annoying Calls

Your name is on the Do Not Call list, but you're still getting robocalls? Here's how to stop them for good. 

9 Back-to-School Apps That’ll Make Your Life Easier

Heading back to school? There’s an app for that! Streamline the fall chaos with these nine lifesaver tools, all available on your smartphone.

5 Steps to Giving a Touching Toast

Steve Faber, the screenwriter of the movies “Wedding Crashers” and “We’re the Millers,” shares his top toasting points.

Easy Ways to Exit Awkward Conversations

Learn how to gracefully and painlessly remove yourself from sticky social scenarios.