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Parlay From Away

Parlay From Away is a digital conversation series by Parlay House. Our inclusive live video events bring intimate conversations online and ignite meaningful bonds between strangers across the globe. By creating a universally accessible community to connect authentically, we create a deeper sense of belonging.

Parlay From Away

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HOW DO YOU MEASURE YOUR VALUE?

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HOW DO YOU MOVE AND MEDITATE?

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THRIVE IN YOUR OWN SKIN

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THE STORIES OUR MOTHERS TELL

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STAR POWER

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WHAT TO SAY (AND NOT SAY)

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PRODUCTIVE ISN’T GOOD

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PARTING WITH PERFECTIONISM

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WOMEN AND WILLS: ESTATE PLANNING 101

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HOW TO NEUTRALIZE YOUR KRYPTONITE

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Building Confidence & Emotional Intelligence

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Breaking the Cycle

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The Skinny on Skincare

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Food Relationships

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Matchmaker Matchmaker

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Finding a New “Normal”

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Toxic Families: Is There a Treatment or Cure?

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Talkin’ Bout My Generation

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From Shame to Celebration

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The Science of Dreams

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Pain & Possibility: Losing My Religion

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Reaching Radical Empathy

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The Lost Art of Connecting

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410 Days of Isolation

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The Perpetual Pivot

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Is Social Making You Antisocial?

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Resilience to Gold

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Writing Women Back into Cocktail History

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A Woman’s Best Friend

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Finding Power From Life Transitions

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Taking Control of Your Health(Care)

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Commanding Respect

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Cook Along: Food with Founders

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25 Years of Silence

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Understanding the Empath

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Learning Femininity

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Child of The Moonies

 Most of us have had “a-ha” moments when we realize that the parents and institutions that shaped us are far from perfect. Our speaker Cara Jones is no exception.…
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Wisdom From Our Younger Selves

 You see Emily, but do you SEE Emily? We were thrilled to welcome our youngest ever speaker to the Parlay House stage. Her name is Emily Amador and at…
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Money Changes Everything

 Let's say you come into a ton of money. Sounds great right? Not always so great. The minute it hits your bank account, it hits your relationships, it hits…
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How Patriarchal Bullshit is Policing Our Sexuality

 Cindy Gallop is the founder and CEO of MakeLoveNotPorn - 'Pro-sex. Pro-porn. Pro-knowing the difference.' She's coming to talk with Parlay House about how dating younger men led her…
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Black Womanhood, Universal Sisterhood

 How do we best change our perspective of the experiences of those who are different? Tune in for an all-important conversation with two members of the Parlay House community,…
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HerMoney, Your Money

 You asked, and we listened. Tune in for round two of exploring financial wellness – this time with the CEO of HerMoney, New York Times & Wall Street Journal…
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Unstoppable

 Unstoppable. Many of us try to power through the obstacles life throws our way. But our guest speaker Jessica Oliveira-Haddad, takes unstoppability to a whole new level. Born to…
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A Boy Named Penelope

 “Mom, everyone thinks I’m a girl and I’m not. I’m a boy. I don’t feel like a boy, I am a boy, mama.” These are the words Jodie Patterson’s…
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Sweet Home Alabama

 Being a strong, successful Black woman and working mother means you break through a lot of barriers to get to where you are. Doing it in the Deep South…
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Life Lessons From a Civil Rights Icon

 Want to make a difference in the world but don’t know how to start? While all transformation happens by taking a small step, very few people have walked the…
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From Fear to Fearless

 Growing up in Afghanistan under Taliban rule, Shabana Basij-Rasikh and her family risked their lives to send her and her sister to underground schools. At that time, educating women…
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The D Word: Money & Divorce

 Let’s talk about Divorce – and more specifically, how to manage our finances before, during, and after this difficult life transition. We welcomed financial superstar and two-time Parlay House…
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Privilege Through The Looking Glass

 There are many privileges beyond skin color – access to resources, wealth, geography, age, religion, attractiveness, body type, and more. Sometimes we openly accept certain privileges to cope with…
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The Thing About Death & Aging

 When we gathered for this talk, many of us were reeling from the death of someone who we likely didn’t even know: #NotoriousRBG. Because she was an icon, a…
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The Power of Pause

 When we learned that only 36% of women say they feel like they’re following their dreams, and over 60% of women are rethinking their lives during the pandemic, we…
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Accompliceship: Disrupting the Legal System

 Let’s talk about JUSTICE. Imagine a world in which a single mistake could cost you everything and continue following you like a dark cloud, for the rest of your…
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Embracing the Unexpected

 **TRIGGER WARNING** The following Parlay From Away conversation discusses sexual child abuse, incest, and other related potentially triggering subjects. Please put your mental safety and comfort first before moving…
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Unapologetically Ambitious

 It’s a time when “doing it all” feels harder than ever. While there is no right answer for everyone, our speaker, Shellye Archambeau, has written a highly-acclaimed new book…
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Moving Mountains

   We all have mountains in life that seem impossible to climb. The longer we avoid taking our first step, the higher each peak seems to become. This week’s…
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Dealing with A Narcissist

 Narcissists. For some of us, their daily presence in our lives wears us down and tears us apart. For others, we watch them from afar and are completely confounded…
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Design Thinking to Save Lives

Many students are given assignments in school that encourage them to innovate. Very few come up with ideas that become life-saving solutions worldwide. In our desire to feature women at…
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Lessons From Rock Bottom

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Still I Rise

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Leading From A Distance

Leadership has become increasingly complicated for all of us. “Leading from a distance” is our new normal, and those of us with responsibility are having to be exceptionally creative as…
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New Year, New Heights

 How many of you have seen the Oscar-winning movie Free Solo? It’s a National Geographic documentary about professional rock climber Alex Honnold as he attempts to conquer the first…
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Beating Burnout

Let’s face it. It’s only January and we’re already burned out. Actually, we are still burned out from 2020… After nearly a year of remote work, we’ve settled into new…
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Women, Language & Power

 Since childhood, women have been told to sit quietly, lower our voices, wait our turn, avoid attracting attention, and many other orders that men simply weren’t. Cut to adulthood…
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Taking Up Space

 Celebrate Black History Month, Loud and Proud! What better way to kick-off Black History Month than a conversation with Wanda Holland Greene? A renowned expert in K-12 education, innovation,…
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The Science of Happiness

Who doesn’t want a big dose of happiness? While happiness is obviously a fluctuating emotion, we want to maximize it as much as possible. If you do too, we hope…
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Artificial Intelligence as a Force for Good

 For many of us, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a loaded term. Whether it’s tied to science fiction or tainted by fears of machines replacing humans, many of us don’t…
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A New Framework for Female Sexuality

 Thinking about ourselves as sexual beings can feel awkward and uncomfortable in the best of times and the idea of talking about our sexuality in the middle of a…
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The Art of Negotiation

Good negotiators are aggressive, stubborn, and unemotional, right? Wrong, says author, Wharton Business School Faculty Member, and this week’s Parlay House speaker Mori Taheripour. Join us to hear her radically…
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To Thine Own Self Be True

 We live in a world full of judgment, discord and anger. Relationships are strained, lines are drawn and the issues that divide us seem to be more heated than…
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A Work in Progress: Body Image & Control

For most of us, there is often a disconnect between how we look and how we feel. Being “thin” is admired, and considered the definition of health and beauty. It’s…
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No Wrong Answer

Let’s say someone asks you to read a poem or tell them about your reaction to a work of art. How do you feel about it? If you are like…
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Spotlight The Allies

We’re all about finding ways to lift each other. But we can’t always do it alone. Tune in as we spotlight three important allies: men who are lifting the women…
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IT’S OKAY TO LAUGH

Joy can be a powerful healer during scary moments in time. It can relieve stress in an instant – even if only temporarily – and bond us to others who…
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Redesigning Self Love

For our first event of 2021, let's start off with a bang: strengthening our foundation of self-love. But we’re not talking about self-love in a traditional way. Our speaker, Board…
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Challenging Conversations & Confrontations

Communication is tough enough on a good day. Add in the stress of a global pandemic and the relationship strains that come with quarantining for weeks on end and it…
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View From a Cult

Most of us feel trapped by the restrictions that are keeping us tight in our homes. Many of us feel afraid of the unfamiliar new world and now though the…
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Be Heard in A Digital World

“Speak your truth” – “Have your voice.” We hear these bits of advice all the time. But what on earth does it mean exactly, and how do we do it,…
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Behind Frenemy Lines: Rising Above Female Rivalry

Women don’t always support each other. There, we said it. While Parlay House is all about connecting authentically and uplifting each other, we know that outside of our safe space,…
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Hypnotic Success Habits

You’ve probably learned that it’s the language we tell ourselves on the inside that dictates the output we experience on the outside, but did you know that you have the…
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Centering Through Overwhelming Emotions

Enjoy this meditation to turn the table on overwhelming emotions. In this time of isolation, many of us feel alone and disconnected. But what if we find a way to…
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Tales From a Non-Conformist

Let's get the inside scoop on how one woman took “being different” and turned it into a global beauty empire. Tune in to hear Leslie Blodgett, Founder of the bareMinerals…
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Financial Wellness in a Crisis

 With an uncertain future looming for all of us, Parlay House wants to make sure that our members are as well-equipped as possible to make it through the transition.…
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Accessing the Full American Dream

 Is college still a path to the American Dream? While there are 1.2 million low-income or first-generation college graduates each year, only one in four will receive a strong…
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