Manspreading… It’s A Thing.

Manspreading… It’s A Thing.

By Lisa Sugarman It’s not easy keeping track of what’s trending in the world. In fact, even keeping a shallow pulse on all the social phenomena out there could easily be a full-time job. But I try my best. Occasionally, though, stuff gets by me—stuff that’s maybe been...
A Simple ‘Hello’ Can Be A Game-Changer

A Simple ‘Hello’ Can Be A Game-Changer

By Lisa Sugarman How many times have you been the stranger in the room, feeling vulnerable and isolated and self-conscious? You know, the one standing in the corner, trying desperately to hide behind your glass of seltzer water. Probably a lot over the course of your...
And Just Like That, College Is Half Over

And Just Like That, College Is Half Over

By Lisa Sugarman She’s home. She’s finally home. After eight months, a crap ton of care packages, and more daily reminders than I care to admit to check her bank account balance, our oldest daughter is back under our roof. And that means one beautiful and long-awaited...
When Your College Kid Finally Reaches Back

When Your College Kid Finally Reaches Back

By Lisa Sugarman College. It’s out there. Looming. A big, fat, scary uncharted world. A world with soooo many unknowns. As many for us as for our kids. The biggest unknown, though, has got be whether or not we’re ever gonna hear from our kids again once they leave for...
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