• Etiquette That Still Matters

                    Being that we are in the twenty-first century now, it seems to me that our manners have kind of died off… along with ponchos and tie dye shirts. While I am quite okay with seeing these fashion statements turn into fashion no-no’s, I do hope that proper etiquette can be kept alive and reinforced in society. Here’s a few bits of etiquette that should still be followed: 1.       Table manners. PLEASE, for the love of God, chew with your mouth closed. I really don’t want to see the chewed up matter in your mouth, much less listen to you smacking as you chew on it. I remember a rhyme that I learned as…

  • Facebook 101: Relationship Etiquette

      Let’s be honest, social networking can either make or break a relationship. “OMG, we’re Facebook Official?” Admit it, that’s a big deal in today’s technologically formulated society, and the way we conduct ourselves in the realms of social media gives our friends and followers a chance to make perceptions about our personalities and personal lives. With this being said, we should lay down some loose guidelines for Facebook relationship etiquette, which we will refer to from now on as FRE. The first rule of FRE: Refrain from posting intimate pictures of make out sessions or obnoxious statuses of affection. NO kissing pictures, the last thing people want to see when they…