PSA – May Is Melanoma Awareness Month

May 8, 2017

Etiquettehell.com LLC has, for years, been very supportive of various health awareness issues and charities.    Very often the issues we support have a personal connection to me or someone within my family or circle of friends. I was diagnosed with malignant melanoma in September 2009 resulting in surgery for wide local excision of the melanoma […]

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Using Those Rude Interactions To Influence Better Behavior

May 4, 2017

First of all I want to warn people that this story contains the (non-graphic) death of an animal.  If you find that upsetting, please don’t read on. My husband and I are avid animal people, and among our many pets we have several reptiles.  At one point, among those reptiles was a young bullsnake, only […]

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Wedding Wednesday – Engagement Jealousy

May 3, 2017

I found your website after wondering if other people ever experienced the same thing I had to go through during preparations for my wedding. My fiance proposed to me just before I was leaving for a year abroad to do a Master’s degree (we happily set the wedding date for the year after my degree’s […]

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Feel Good Friday – The Joy of Reading Made Possible By Ehellions!

April 28, 2017

One of EHell’s perennial charitable activities is to raise funds/donations for books to stock three libraries in the town of Chimaltenango, Guatemala.   You can read more about our latest book drive in October 2016 HERE and how your donations of books change lives for years to come. Etiquette Hell.com and EHellions have donated over 140 […]

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Row, Row, Row That Boat Gently Off My Land

April 27, 2017

I have a coworker, “Linda,” with whom I’ve socialized outside of work many times. Her husband and the man I’m dating get along well, and we’ve always enjoyed our get-togethers, although both of us have noticed a tendency to under-contribute on their part. As an example, if we are having dinner together, they will bring […]

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Wedding Wednesday – Breast Pumping Photographer

April 26, 2017

I have a wedding planning business and have an etiquette dilemma. I would love some advice, please! As a wedding planner, I find that having good vendor contacts are everything in the business. I am very careful about the vendors that I refer to clients because ultimately, their performance can look good (or bad) on […]

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Comment Moderation

April 26, 2017

I notice that there are several new commenters on recent threads.   As newbies you may wonder about the moderation of comments and why your comment may have failed to be approved. There are not posted rules for this blog, unlike the community forum which does.   I tend to prefer a free for all approach […]

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Wedding Wednesday – OH Boy! An Iconic Bridezilla Story

April 26, 2017

I’m writing to share the story of the last time I will EVER photograph a wedding for a friend. Ever. I’ve been a professional wedding photographer for about 10 years. In that time I’ve seen my share of bridezillas like you would not believe – couples fighting on their wedding day, having people snap their […]

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