Some good words to use in any thank-you note include "Thank you" and "Your kindness is very much appreciated." No matter the gift or favor, be gracious. More » Holidays & Celebrations

A thank you note should include a greeting, a description of the item given and a reason the recipient is thankful to have the item. Using at least one exclamation point will help to indicate the recipient's excitement o... More » Holidays & Celebrations

An example of a thoughtful, personal thank you note is: "Wow! We are so touched by your generous wedding gift. The place settings will be used and enjoyed often—and we'll think of you every time." It is especially import... More » Holidays & Celebrations
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