History of Calling Card Etiquette | Golden Rules Gal

It might seem like an insignificant piece of card stock, but in the 19th and early 20th century, social interaction was a well-mannered affair. The tool that facilitated these interactions was the calling card; they streamlined introductions and helped remind people of new acquaintances and needed visits. The calling card also served as a way to brand…

Beyond Manners: 20 Ways A Child Can Impress an Adult | Golden Rules Gal

Say, “Thank you.” Make eye contact. Answer the telephone with your first name. Hold the door open. Write thank you notes. Be respectful. Be polite. Offer to help clean the table after dinner. Be helpful without being asked. Choose your words carefully. Say, “I’m sorry.” Clean up after yourself. Care for your appearance; a first…