Do You Know How Much to Tip? Test Your Tipping Etiquette
See if you can answer these tricky questions on tipping and find out if you've been giving the right amount...
Here’s How Much to Tip Your Hairdresser
Have a hair appointment coming up? Find out how much to tip your hairdresser and the assistant stylists—and how much...
14 Obscure Etiquette Rules You Probably Break All the Time
When it comes to eating, talking on the phone, or even introducing people, you're probably guilty of these not-etiquette-sanctioned behaviors.
16 Forgotten Manners Every Parent Should Teach Their Child
Saying "please" and "thank you" is just the tip of the iceberg.
Dining Out with Your Dog: 15 Etiquette Tips to Always Follow
Just because they can sit on your lap, it doesn't mean they should!
14 Zoom Etiquette Rules You Need to Follow
Making eye contact is important—so look directly into the camera, not at the person you're talking to. (Oops.)
This Is Why You Shouldn’t Order a Pizza in a Snowstorm
Consensus among Taste of Home staffers says ordering pizza delivery in a blizzard is a mistake. Here's why.
13 Habits That Untrustworthy People Have in Common
From a lack of integrity to dominating the conversation, here's what you should know about untrustworthy people.
11 Polite Habits Most People Secretly Dislike
These well-intentioned behaviors could actually be bothering and confusing the people in your life.
16 Questions Polite People Never Ask
While your intentions may come from the right place, you need to think about how a question will make the...
15 Polite Habits Retail Workers Secretly Dislike
While you may think you're lending a helping hand, your good deed could get us fired.
8 Polite Habits McDonald’s Employees Secretly Dislike
Here's a closer look at the friendly things that McDonald's employees wish we'd all stop doing.
8 Etiquette Mistakes Everyone Makes at a Steakhouse
Steakhouse etiquette is designed to create a formal-but-friendly experience, but all those stuffy rules can make you feel uncomfortable. Warm...
If You See These 11 Behaviors, Your Dog Might Need Obedience Training
A little help can go a long way with everything from poor leash manners to general nervousness—and ensure that your...
10 Etiquette Rules to Follow Whenever You Wear a Face Mask
There's a right and wrong way to wear, handle, and care for your COVID-19 face covering. Commit these dos and...
How to Handle Social Distancing Rule Breakers, According to Etiquette Experts
Faced with a rampant rule breaker? Don't worry, these tips will keep both your safety (and your dignity) covered.
14 Rude Habits Dog Owners Need to Stop ASAP
Number one is not picking up your doggo's poop—here's what you need to know beyond the basics.
14 Etiquette Rules to Follow When Visiting Friends During a Pandemic
At a time when a social misstep could get someone sick, there are a few things you need to know...
Tourists, Stop Ignoring the Ethics of Travel Photography
Traveling responsibly means a lot more than keeping a low carbon footprint and avoiding plastic water bottles.
Black or African American: Which Term You Should Be Using
The answer may be less important than the question itself.
Please Stop Asking People of Color Where They’re From
This seemingly innocent question has racist overtones.
15 Signs You’re Actually Too Polite
You can take politeness too far—it's time to stop apologizing for everything!
20 Everyday Acts of Racism That Don’t Get Talked About Enough
Just because you didn’t realize it was happening doesn’t mean that it’s not actually happening.