These Are the Most Annoying Passengers on Your Flight
You know, the ones who kick the back of your seat.
6 Party Questions You’ve Always Had (But Didn’t Want to Ask)
Answers to everything you’ve been secretly wondering about.
5 Awkward Party Situations and How to Deal With Them
How to avoid a party foul—and how to recover when you make one.
Common RSVP Traps (and How to Avoid Them)
The bottom line for responding to a party invitation politely is this: RSVP ASAP—as in within a day or two. But when your answer isn’t a clear-cut yes or no—well, that’s when things get sticky. Jodi R. R. Smith, the founder of Mannersmith Etiquette Consulting, demystifies murky scenarios.
6 Tips for Sharing Spaces Courteously
Real Simple's modern manners columnists Catherine Newman (etiquette expert and author of the parenting memoir Waiting for Birdy) and Michelle Slatalla (professor at the Columbia University School of Journalism and former columnist for the New York Times) give you the most mannerly moves for situations where there's little space to move at all.
Your Frustration-Free Guide to Dealing with a Flaky Friend
Save your disappointment and follow these expert tips.