About the Author

Lisa Sugarman lives just north of Boston, Massachusetts. Read and discuss all her columns at www.lisasugarman.com. She is also the author of LIFE: It Is What It Is and Untying Parent Anxiety: 18 Myths That Have You in Knots—And How to Get Free available on Amazon.com and at select bookstores.Visit lisasugarman.com
 

How To Crush Another School Year, A Parent Pep Talk – You Got This!

Summer’s over. There, I said it. And while I know it stings to hear the truth, you needed to hear…

The Secret To Squeezing More Time Into Your Day

How To Squeeze More Time Into Your Day We all know that time is quite possibly the world’s most elusive and…

An Appeal To My More-Or-Less-Adult Daughters

A Letter To My “Adult” Daughters Dear Girls, I want you to think back. Waaaaay back. Back to a time…

In The End, Love Is All You Need

In The End, Love Is All You Need I want to talk about something that you’re probably not going to…

When Kids Get A Bad Rap Just Because They’re Kids

Kids Getting A Bad Rap Just Because They’re Kids Kids do stupid sh*t. They just do. They’re notorious for it….

Manspreading… It’s A Thing

Manspreading It’s not easy keeping track of what’s trending in the world. In fact, even keeping a shallow pulse on…

Having The Talk With Our Kids—It Doesn’t Have To Be That Bad

Talking Sex With Our Kids If you’re the parent of a kid who’s old enough to use and understand words,…

Teaching Our Kids The Art Of Saying ‘Hello’

The Art Of Saying ‘Hello’ How many times have you been the stranger in the room, feeling vulnerable and isolated…

And Just Like That, College Is Half Over

  College Is Half Over She’s home. She’s finally home. After eight months, a crap ton of care packages, and…

When Your College Kid Finally Reaches Back

When Your College Kid Finally Reaches Back College. It’s out there. Looming. A big, fat, scary uncharted world. A world…

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