Holiday Etiquette

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Women reveal how they define success, how much importance they attach to it, and the risks they’ve taken to achieve it.

24 Wedding Etiquette Questions, Answered

Planning a wedding can lead to dozens, if not hundreds of wedding etiquette questions. Be prepared with our expert advice.

4 Secrets to Setting a Table the Right Way, According to Etiquette Experts

Pull off a polished place setting with a refresher from etiquette and event pros.

The Gifts People Are Most Likely to Get Rid of, According to a New Report

Think about avoiding giving friends and loved ones these gifts this year—they may end up getting consigned or sold.

Living in Close Quarters with My Neighbors Taught Me These Important Lessons About Getting Along With Others

When you live in a cohousing complex, you choose to share space. One member reflects on what she’s learned about being a good neighbor.

A Pastry Chef’s Simple Trick to Always Save Room for Dessert During the Holidays

Enjoy all the desserts you want (within reason, of course) with this expert tip.

The 17 Genius Hacks That Will Make Your Holidays Easier Than Ever This Year

The holiday struggle is real—but it doesn’t have to be. Try these clever tricks to simplify everything from decorating to shopping.

5 Things You Need to Do Before Hosting Guests

Easy ideas for prepping your place ahead of time, so visitors feel at home.

7 Ways to Handle Embarrassment

Everyone agrees embarrassment can be excruciating. But is the emotion all bad? Discover its surprising upside—and learn how to get over it more easily—with this expert advice for kids and adults.

12 Top Entertaining Questions, Answered

With some easy planning, you can host a party and keep your cool.