Manners: Please

I opened one of my online news sources and the headline stated that Hugh Jackman, who stars with Daniel Craig in the Broadway play Steady Rain, stopped the performance when someone’s cell phone rang. Perhaps this is not earth shattering news but it can serve as a good story to enforce “no cell phones” during […]

Where Are Your Manners?

On June 4, 2009 the entire eighth grade of my older daughter’s school will descend upon our house, specifically our backyard, for a graduation dance. When I grew up, we had a seventh grade activity known as “Fortnightly.”  Don’t ask me why this series of eight dance lesson and good manners classes was called “Fortnightly,” but it […]