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Taking our relationship to the next level!

by Mindy Lockard on March 16, 2010

So, I think it’s time we move our relationship to the next level.  Since we’ve been together for some time now, I feel I can now be completely open about a fetish of mine… and I’m leaving town for ten days also making it easy to be totally honest. So, back to my fetish.  Okay. Are you ready?  […]


Keeping the Winter Blues Away!

by Mindy Lockard on January 14, 2010

The middle of January brings some dark days and cold nights.  There are a few things that are helping to keep my winter blues away… First, the January/February issue of is now officially available.  I am so excited about this issue.  I honestly think it’s one of the best issues we’ve produced.  There are […]


Q&A Wednesday: What is

by Mindy Lockard on January 12, 2010

Question: I’m a little confused.  I’ve read your tweets and I’m a member of the facebook group but I’m still not sure if I’m a member of Manner of the Month?  Is it different from your blog? Answer: Great question, I’m so happy to help sort it out! Our blog is a place where I […]


Q&A Wednesday: What are your tricks for treating?

by Mindy Lockard on October 21, 2009

Hey, subscribers! Don’t forget in this month’s Manner Tricks for Treating: simple reminders for treating others well we are asking you to share your tricks for treating others well or ways you’ve been treated well! Yes, ladies, this is your etiquette consultant saying flaunt the little tricks you have up your sleeve. One lucky contributing subscriber’s name […]


A Family Favorite with a twist!

by Mindy Lockard on October 4, 2009

Of all the seasons, autumn truly makes my heart sing. While I enjoy cozy winter nights, spring blossoms, and bright summer mornings with open windows, autumn warms my soul. What I love most, though, is how the cooler temperatures inspire me to pull out my cookbooks, step away from the grill, and settle into my […]