CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – Experts say, giving gifts to friends and family is more about the thought than anything else. The act is about showing that you’re thinking of others, which is the most important reason.

We spoke with etiquette expert, Valerie Sokolosky, to get some tips on how to respond when you receive a gift, that might not have been top of your list! For more on Valerie and all thing etiquette, click HERE!