Modern Manners for This Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is Thursday, which means hosts are preparing menus and polishing silver, and guests are anxiously awaiting the beloved autumn feast. Whether you’re attending dinner at your parents house, in-laws, or a friends, I wanted to share some quick modern manners tips to help you be a gracious guest. Wishing everyone safe travels and a happy Thanksgiving!

Quick Tips

Modern Manners Tips


Be punctual – right on time please!

Offer to bring a dish – perhaps your famous apple pie.

Bring a hostess gift – a little something thoughtful.

Be helpful – offer to help the hostess in any way you can.

Be conversational – chat up your fellow dinner guests.

Be gracious – thank your hostess that night and also write a thank you note.

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