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Unrealistic Expectations

Diminishing Expectations: For Whom?

Sheila D. Collins | Posted 03.03.2016 | Politics
Sheila D. Collins

Why would Senator Bernie Sanders' proposals for basic rights -- to health care, paid family leave, and a college education -- seem too far out for the world's economic powerhouse?

From the Ivory Tower Kitchen: Unrealistic Expectations?

Hari Pulapaka, Ph.D., C.E.C. | Posted 08.25.2016 | Taste
Hari Pulapaka, Ph.D., C.E.C.

As if it isn't enough that we have to not only ensure that the restaurant functions to the high standards of quality, ethics, and philanthropy we have set for ourselves, there is the obvious challenge of always keeping it profitable.

8 Unrealistic Expectations Parents Have For Their Kids

Kimanzi Constable | Posted 11.15.2014 | Parents
Kimanzi Constable

Our children mess up. They lie to us, they're sneaky, they don't listen and they know how to push all the wrong buttons. I'm not telling you something you don't already know. However, despite what our kids do to make us mad at times, we do things that are probably just as irritating.

5 Reasons The Men You Date Aren't Meeting Your Expectations

Ivy Allen | Posted 09.27.2014 | Women
Ivy Allen

Very few men are going to know what you want, when you want it and how you want it. My grandmother used to say, "You must summer and winter, and summer and winter, with a man to truly know him," and for him to truly know you. Give a man the chance to know you.

From Dreadful to Delightful: Valentine's Day for Singles

Deanna Brann, Ph.D. | Posted 04.13.2013 | Women
Deanna Brann, Ph.D.

If you're single, it's natural to feel a bit left out with all the commercial hype about the holiday out there. But the truth is you don't have to ignore the meaning behind the day -- showing love and appreciation for someone you love.

6 Tips for Having Your Hands-Down Best Valentine's Day Ever

Deanna Brann, Ph.D. | Posted 04.08.2013 | Women
Deanna Brann, Ph.D.

Valentine's Day is almost here. All the commercial hype creates a lot of unrealistic expectations, not to mention enormous amounts of pressure to buy the perfect present, find the exact right card, plan the most romantic dinner and manage to look beautiful for the celebration itself.