IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR DISH SUBSCRIBERS – SERVICE INTERRUPTION – CLICK HERE

How to avoid family feuds during summer gatherings

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

manners

Summer fun is right around the corner and with it, a litany of family gatherings. Whether you’re planning the annual family reunion, booking a vacation with your siblings and all their kids, or simply welcoming a few relatives to your home for a graduation party, how can you keep sibling rivalries (and other family feuds) from spoiling summer fun?

Daniel Post Senning, great-great-grandson of etiquette pioneer Emily Post, continues her legacy with tips for a modern family. Dan is the author of “Manners in a Digital World – Living Well Online” and has a few ground rules to help you keep your cool around kinfolk this summer.