Christine Wright

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Miss Manners: Electronic invitation takes on a life of its own

<i>Dear Miss Manners: I sent out an electronic invitation for a casual dinner party. To my horror, Evite added a link (it was an advertisement attached to the invitation) to be clicked, saying “Send a gift immediately.’’</i><p><i>I can understand (although not approve of) gift information for something like a</i> …

5 of the Best iPhone 7 Cases You Can Buy Right Now

With Apple’s iPhone 7 flagships set to hit store shelves in less than 24 hours time, most expectant early adopters are likely already at work trying …

iOS 10 Security and Privacy Features Explained

Apple's iOS 10 includes numerous security features on your iPhone and iPad. Here's a look at the many security and privacy features iOS 10 offers.

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​iPhone owners can recoup their costs with 500px camera app

A top-end iPhone 7 Plus, with its fancy new dual-camera setup, costs nearly $1,000. Now photo-sharing site 500px wants to help you make some of that money back with its new camera app.<p>500px on Thursday launched its first camera app, called Raw. It lets you take photos, upload them to 500px, and if …

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Here's how to use apps with Siri in iOS 10

With all of iOS 10's new messaging features, you'd be forgiven for forgetting that Siri support for third-party apps was one of the biggest new …

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Beauty 101: Equate Vs. Clinique Skincare Products | shopswell

I used Clinque face wash, toner, and lotion for years. About 3 months ago, I was in Walmart, and saw these on the shelf. Needless to say I was …

8 Cozy Minimalist Ideas for your Work Space

Love the idea of minimalism but think it's too extreme? Designing a clean and serene work space can inspire and increase productivity. Minimalism is …

I flew on an all-business-class airline I had never heard of, and it was one of the best travel experiences I've ever had

And this was the only big trip most of us would be taking this year, so we were willing to spend a bit more.<p>The next day, he sent over a few options. We could fly economy from New York to Heathrow for about $800 per person, premium economy for $1,500, or business class on a big-name airline for …

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Make your own Magic Eraser for 10 cents

Whenever I need to deep clean anything around the house, I usually grab a pack of Magic Erasers. They're known for their effectiveness -- they're great at getting rid of stains or cleaning things other sponges or cleaners can't.<p>However, even at just roughly $1 or £1 each, they're not exactly cheap, …

7 Ways to Decorate Your Home If You Think You Have No Talent

Decorating your home can sometimes be frustrating, especially if you have your eye on some interior design blogger and their picture perfect home. …

90 HD colorful vintage art posters for your backgrounds

Art and advertisements went hand in hand pre-1950’s. Some of the coolest art collected today are posters from a time when there were no cell phones, …

The One Online Tool You Need to Make Life Easier (And How to Use It)

If you haven’t tried it already, it’s time to check out If This Then That, better known as IFTTT. It’s an online tool that allows you to connect two …

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Home Improvements That Cost Under $1,000 and Can Make Your Home More Liveable

You don’t have to spend a lot of money upgrading your home. If you’ve got $1,000—or even less—you can revamp your home to make it more aesthetically …

'Archer' reviews every James Bond film

<b>[Read Archer’s 24 Bond movie reviews below]</b> We asked FX’s superspy Sterling Archer to take a break from saving the world and nuking his liver to work …

Rehearsal Dinner Etiquette, Bridal Shower Etiquette: New Rules to Follow

<i>Can you really register for a mortgage? Send digital invites? Say no to a bridal shower? Many of the old wedding rules have gone the way of the dowry. No longer is Emily Post dictating every step of your journey to the altar. In fact, engaged gals around the country are re-writing the rule book</i> …

DIY Home Decor Projects - 267 Easy and Crafty Ideas

DIY home decor crafts are fun but making something that will actually have decor value may be a bigger challenge than you’ve anticipated. Indeed, …

The Ultimate Wedding Gift Etiquette Guide for 2016

Given the hot, swampy summers we have here in the South, "June" doesn't really hold true as the busy wedding season for us. Fall weddings are popular here and the busy season lasts well into January and February, when the more financially conscious brides and grooms snag the best deals. Really, …

Basic Food-Sharing Etiquette For All You Damn Heathens

We live in a SOCIETY, for crying out loud.<p>In the interest of saving relationships, here are some simple guidelines to follow when you're sharing a meal with loved ones:<p>You need to at least <i>pretend</i> you want to get to know their meal before you start sending it dick pics. ("MY EYES ARE UP HERE!" …

5 Crucial Wedding Appointment Etiquette Guidelines

I was having a rather heated conversation with an industry friend the other night, and a few cocktails later, we came to the conclusion that brides are just fucking rude when it comes to the unwritten rules of wedding planning. It's a touchy subject for the industry because we are really tired of …

Wedding Dress Shopping Etiquette Rules Every Bride Should Follow | Brides

<i>You already know not to shop for a wedding dress before you have a venue, to show up with gown ideas and inspiration, and to have a strapless bra (and maybe some Spanx) in your bag. But what about what to do once you're actually in the bridal salon? Our experts have a few pieces of dress-shopping</i> …

29 Dining Etiquette Tips You Need to Know Before Your Next Vacation

Here's how not to be a rude tourist.<p>If you've clicked on this article, chances are you're a savvy world traveler. But unless you're a savvy world traveler <i>and</i> an etiquette expert, you likely don't know, say, where it's appropriate to add a tip to your bill in Europe or that it's rude to bring your …

Flying with kids: What should etiquette expectations be?

Lizzie Post, the great-great granddaughter of Emily Post, author, and co-host of <i>The Awesome Etiquette Podcast</i><i>,</i> has agreed to weigh in on a few travel …

10 Facebook Etiquette Rules

The convenience and immediacy of social networking can easily allow us to forget our manners. Follow these ten essential steps to good Facebook etiquette to ensure you socialise without offending others or regretting your actions.<p><b>1. Think before you post</b><p>Every post should be considered carefully. A …

Miss Manners: Misdirected emails are cause for anger

<i>Dear Miss Manners: My email address is apparently very similar to that of a woman who doesn’t remember hers very well. I periodically get emails that are intended for her from her various friends and relatives.</i><p><i>Even reading the subject lines of these emails tends to make me fume — they are racist,</i> …