Lauren Beckham Falcone

Those Oversized Inflatables Can Be DANGEROUS! - LBF

When inflatables go wrong! Chisago Co Sheriff on Twitter Driving by a local lake we observed a bunch of women in a ???????? stuck in the weeds...Yes a rainbow unicorn... With a handful of laughs and some mad rescue roping skills they were pulled back to the dock! #wherestheglitter https://t.co/qCyhfJqAa9 Actually, this blow up swans…

You've Come a Long Way, UMASS! - LBF

Wow. When I went to UMass-Amherst back in the 90s, the best thing I could say about their food was that it was....available? I subsisted on bagels and the coldest milk imaginable. Other than than, a meal at the DC was as memorable as Econ 101. But CONGRATS, UMass-Amherst! You've come so far! The school…

She IS Loved. And It IS Everything. - LBF

This is my mother Beverly Beckham's Boston Globe column about my daughter, Lucy, who graduated from the Galvin Middle School last week. She is loved. And isn’t that everything? I wasn’t there. Only the parents had tickets. Schools aren’t big enough to accommodate all the grandparents and aunts and uncles and friends who would like…