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  • How To Enjoy the Sopranos' Final Season Premiere

    It was a bittersweet moment for fans of the Sopranos when HBO announced the final 9 episodes of the 6th season. Over the last 9 years (Madonn, has it been that...
  • How To Discuss Politics

    The 2008 presidential election is still many months away, and yet the campaign seems to be in full swing already. Clearly, the next couple years promise to be a true...
  • How To Plan an Oscar Party

    Planning that 'Oscar party to end all Oscar parties'? The arrival. Doesn't the Red Carpet segment of Oscar night entertain us just as much as the awards...
  • How To Teach Your Children Proper Manners

    Do you, like me, think that proper manners are going the way of the dinosaur? Do you think it's too late to teach your children proper manners? It's not! Follow the...
  • How To Create a Place Setting

    You've made all the necessary preparations for a soiree to remember - Cornish game hens, a peat fire burning unobtrusively in the fireplace, and the finest Washington...
  • How To Host a Chocolate Tasting

    A chocolate tasting is much like a wine tasting minus the hangover. Well, that's not completely true. You get the kind of hangover whose symptoms include lying...
  • How To Throw a Super Bowl Party

    The Super Bowl is one of the most-watched events every year. Football fans spend all season cheering their teams on in the hopes that their team will play in (and win)...
  • How To Host a Person with a Food Allergy

    For a person with allergies, the hardest place to eat is other people's homes. As a host you can make it a little easier by following these simple steps. ...
  • How To Make a Disco Ball

    Have you ever been to a party and seen a disco ball hanging from the ceiling? You might have thought to yourself, I can't believe there's a disco ball here! It must...
  • How To Decorate for a New Year's Eve Party

    Are you intimidated by the prospect of decorating for the holidays? Does the thought of decorating your home for a New Year's Eve party so soon after Christmas have...
  • How To Create Corporate Christmas Cards

    With all sorts of desktop publishing options these days, many smaller businesses are jumping on the bandwagon by designing and printing their own customized Christmas...
  • How To Find a Thanksgiving Centerpiece

    Few occasions call for a fuller table than Thanksgiving. Many times, there's barely enough room for all the food, let alone a centerpiece. But before the dinner is...
  • How To Make a Pirate Costume: Male and Female Costumes

    So you are looking to dress up like a pirate!? It isn't any surprise with all the recent success of pirate movies and memorabilia! Creating a pirate costume is fun and...
  • How To Use Wedding Reception Etiquette

    The wedding reception of a friend or relative is a very special day. Because it is easy to get caught up in the moment at a social function such as this, it helps to...
  • How Much to Tip: Tipping Guide and Suggestions

    Tipping is a normal -- and often expected -- part of today's service industries. But as a consumer you may not always be sure who to tip and how much to tip, due to...
  • How To Use Proper Etiquette: Social Etiquette

    Volumes of books have been written on the subject of etiquette. There are proper ways to conduct oneself when attending a social function, religious ceremony, event or...
  • How To Use Table Manners

    Using good table manners shows a respect for your fellow diners. Even in today's typically casual dining atmosphere, displaying good basic manners is necessary. Most...
  • Proper Etiquette for Funerals: Messages of Sympathy and Gifts

    Funerals call for tact and sensitivity. It's especially important to be on one's best behavior and not act in a manner upsetting to the bereaved. People assume you...
  • How To Use Dating Etiquette

    These days it's not uncommon for couples to go out in groups or for dating to simply be casual. Still, you may find yourself sweating bullets when it comes to the do's...
  • Planning a Housewarming Party: Invitations, Gifts and Themes

    Moving into a new and larger home can often give the new occupants an empty feeling. The house literally feels empty. Hosting a housewarming party will fill the house...
  • How To Use Wedding Invitation Etiquette

    Wedding invitations might seem like simple little things, but how they are crafted can set the tone for the whole event. In fact, there are text books and manuals...
  • Proper Wedding Etiquette: Attire, Invitations and Gifts

    At no time is etiquette more necessary than at a wedding. Because of all of the people involved, it's best to follow the proper protocol so toes don't get stepped on...
  • How To Use Office Etiquette

    Etiquette refers to the conventional requirements of social behavior. Or in more simple terms, it means knowing how to act. Different situations require different...
  • How To Use Telephone Etiquette

    Manners aren't outdated or old-fashioned. Having good manners allows people to see you in a positive light, which is desirable for all of us. Whether at work or in our...
  • How To Play Kids' Party Games

    Everybody loves a party, and kids are no exception. Festive decorations, yummy food, tons of balloons and of course, fun party games, help to make the day memorable....
  • How To Buy Children's Party Supplies and Decorations

    Planning a party for children? You'll need kid-friendly food, a few games to play and festive decorations. Are you also hosting the party? In that case, you'll...
  • How To Observe Flag Etiquette

    As Americans, we're proud to hang our flags in front of our homes. It's not enough to raise and lower them, however. Did you know there is certain protocol to follow...
  • How To Throw a Great Hawaiian Luau Party

    In Hawaii, the word luau means feast. Luaus are typically large parties where groups of family and friends gather to share good food and good fun. Hawaiian luau themes...
  • How To Observe Email Etiquette

    Email has rapidly become one of the most popular ways for people to communicate. Because some people are still learning the ropes when it comes to email, proper email...
  • How To Throw a Great First Birthday: Party Ideas

    A baby's first birthday is a momentous occasion and so a wise parent will know how to throw a great first birthday. Your child has gone from not being able to hold up...
  • How To Set Up Outdoor Halloween Decorations

    Halloween is a great opportunity to go all out and set up outdoor decorations in front of your home. From glowing ghosts to scary ghouls, this is the perfect time to...
  • How To Choose and Buy Party Decorations

    If you're throwing a party, it just takes one trip to the party supply store, or one visit to an online merchant to quickly figure out that there is an astounding...
  • How To Prepare a Thanksgiving Dinner: Dinner on Thanksgiving Day

    Planning a traditional Thanksgiving dinner for a small family gathering or a large crowd can be intimidating, especially if you've never hosted such a feast before....
  • Throwing Slumber Parties for Your Teen: Fun Sleepover Party Ideas

    When you're a teen, nothing is more exiting than inviting a group of your closest friends over to spend the night at a slumber party. Of course, as a parent, the mere...
  • How To Host a Weekly Tea Party

    You can take turns with your friends hosting informal tea parties. They are best around 7 or 8 in the evening, right after dinner. It's an especially nice ritual...
  • Host a Kid's Ice Cream Dessert Party: Flavors, Toppings, Supplies

    Most kids and adults love ice cream. It's cold, delicately surprising, and absolutely delicious. So why not host an ice cream party in honor of this tasty dessert?...
  • How To Start a Movie Club

    Once a month it's nice to have a no rules, no fuss Movie Club gathering. Everyone meets for a movie at a host's place (preferably somewhere with a good home...
  • How To Host a Weekly Get Together

    Ingredients: Small group of close friends who want to get together and catch up - remember Notting Hill? Simple hearty dinner recipes that won't cause you to tear...
  • Planning a Romantic Dinner for Two: Romantic Meals

    Do you want to create a romantic evening for your special someone? Try creating a four-star romantic dinner right in your own home! Set the mood. Surround the dining...
  • How To Start a Book Club

    If you love reading, learning, and sharing, a Book Club's perfect club for you. There is plenty to talk about in every book. Having bi-weekly or monthly meetings...