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Why Size Doesn’t Really Matter

How two very different generations are teaching me the same lesson

Photo by Brian Wangenheim on Unsplash

Something struck me this past weekend as I moved my 25-year-old daughter into a New York City apartment — 800 square feet with a monthly rental rate higher than my mortgage payment.

At first glance, I panicked. I couldn’t help thinking the place was too small and wondering…

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Susan Poole

Susan Poole

Mother, lawyer, nonprofit executive, breast cancer survivor, and aspiring author. Recently left her day-job to write about topics that she’s passionate about.