Modern Manners for This Thanksgiving

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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

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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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