Gift Etiquette: How To Receive A Gift The Right Way

How to receive a gift well

Gift etiquette can seem tricky, but it really is not so. If you are going to give a gift, it all boils down to thinking about the recipient. I wrote a whole big long post about gift giving etiquette with 15 tips, but all the little rules and guidelines are just ways to help you think about things from the other person’s perspective. Ultimately, it is all about the other person. It’s about the recipient.

Well, the same thing goes when receiving a gift. How do you receive a gift the right way? Just think about how would you like the recipient to react when you give them a present. That’s how you should react when you receive a gift. Continue reading

31 Commendable Movie Role Models

Commendable Movie Role Models

Looking for some commendable movie role models? Films with strong and faithful characters of outstanding moral fiber, individuals that can be admired and emulated… this type of role model is rare in our contemporary age of the ‘flawed antihero.’ But not to worry. There are some wonderful role model movie characters out there, you just need to look for them. Continue reading

16 Creative Coffee Bar Decor Ideas

Decorating a home coffee bar requires a deft touch. You’ll want to have unique and creative coffee bar decor ideas, but they’ll also need to go with your existing decor and your personal sense of style.

But don’t worry, we have you covered! Whether it’s personalized, modern, vintage, or humorous, we’ve searched far and wide for the most creative accents to your coffee nook or shop. Continue reading

How to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day as a Christian Holiday

As Christians, how do we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?

Nowadays it seems the green-themed Irish holiday is simply a time for corned beef and cabbage followed by drunken revelry. But as Christians, we know there is much more to life than that, and we have even better reasons to celebrate.

In fact, we have a blank check for celebrating, and should be ready to party at just about any excuse. Continue reading

The 27 Best Olympics Movies

27 Best Olympics Movies

So the Olympics are over, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop watching the great Olympic stories or dreaming Olympic-sized dreams.

There are plenty of excellent Olympics movies about the amazing triumphs of gutsy, inspiring athletes from throughout the ages of the modern pinnacle of sports competitions. These films make wonderful gifts for people who just can’t get enough of the Olympics. Continue reading