Where to Hide your Elf on a Shelf

It’s that time of year again…time to find hiding places around the house for Santa’s spy, the Elf on a Shelf. Most of us know by now that this little guy (or gal) is how Santa really knows who’s been naughty or nice. At the start of Christmas season every year, the Elf appears to…

What to say in a Christmas card

The most wonderful time of the year is here! Since Christmas is just around the corner, we thought it would be the perfect time for the next in our series of “What to say in a card” posts. Christmas cards are a great way to stay in touch during the end of the year and…

10 Last Minute Stocking-Stuffers

It’s Christmas time! Time to shop, bake cookies, wrap presents and stuff stockings. Are you ready? In case you have all the big presents thought through but are stuck on what to do with the stockings (without spending more than you must), we have some ideas that just might make your stocking-stuffing easier and less…

Holiday Tipping Etiquette

Have you ever wondered how much is enough when it comes to tipping? Should you tip even when service is bad? While there are no hard and fast rules that can’t be amended to your situation, we do have some guidelines to help you with your holiday tipping this year. From the Protocol School of…

Things to Say in a Housewarming Card

Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and an occasion where a greeting card and/or housewarming present is appropriate. Here are some suggestions of what to say in a housewarming card that we hope will give you the inspiration to go beyond “Congratulations”. Home sweet home – now you have your very own!…