Love and Miscommunication by Elyssa Friedland – Review, 5 stars

This unforgettable debut novel asks us to look up from our screens and out at the world…and to imagine what life would be like with no searches, no status updates, no texts, no Tweets, no pins, and no posts Evie Rosen has had enough. She’s tired of the partners at her law firm e-mailing her at all hours of the night. The thought of another online date makes her break out in a cold sweat.…

"Love and Miscommunication by Elyssa Friedland – Review, 5 stars"

5 Ways to Deal With Dinner Party Guests Who Won't Put Down Their Phones

It’s hard to think about dinner parties before the age of smartphones and social media without a bit of nostalgic wonder. Did we really all sit around tables looking at each other rather than our tiny screens? We just ate the food instead of Instagramming it first? As we have become more accustomed to being constantly connected, the etiquette around cell phone use in social situations has relaxed, which means it’s not unheard of to invite friends over for…

"5 Ways to Deal With Dinner Party Guests Who Won't Put Down Their Phones"