Real Life Karate Kid… She’s 9 Years Old And As Fierce As They Come

Real Life Karate Kid… She’s 9 Years Old And As Fierce As Warriors Come

June 8, 2015 by

Move over Ralph Macchio... and Hilary Swank... and Jaden Smith (can they stop remaking the same movie already?). There's a new "karate kid" in town, but she's the real deal. Meet Jesse-Jane McParland, a soft-spoken 9-year-old from Ireland's County Armagh, who's ready to give the legendary Jackie Chan a run for his martial arts money. Jesse recently took ... [Read More]

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Photographer Candace Karch And Her 97-Year-Old Muse, Marie Ulmer

June 8, 2015 by

At the age of eight, Candace Karch discovered the camera, and it’s been a lifelong love affair ever since. The Philadelphia-based photographer’s unique perspective shines through all of her work, but particularly in her images of people. “I photograph people in moments. ... [Read More]

Bloody Hilarious: When Tampons Go Rolling On The Tube And The Most Insane Period Myths From History

Bloody Hilarious: When Tampons Go Rolling On The Tube And The Most Insane Period Myths From History

June 8, 2015 by

From taxes and taboos, to mastering the art of hiding sanitary items up our sleeves on our way to the restroom, there is still way too much embarrassment and stigma swirling around a woman's period. So the folks at V.Point, a London based news site, decided it was time to blow the lid off all things period with an ... [Read More]

Break The Box: A PSA About Gender Stereotypes

Break The Box: A Powerful PSA About Breaking Free From Gender Stereotypes

June 5, 2015 by

The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA), an organization committed to ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy, released Break the Box, a PSA about "identifying and breaking free from gender stereotypes that can lead to sexual violence." ... [Read More]

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Girl Wonder: My Unforgettable (And Intimidating) Conversation With An 11-Year-Old High School Valedictorian

June 5, 2015 by

"Inspiration motivates you to reach your destination." In the middle of our casual chat, this beautifully profound statement so effortlessly rolled off her tongue that, after reminding myself I was speaking with an 11-year-old, and then picking my jaw up off the floor, I had to ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: 10 Interesting Things You Should Know About Norma Vally… Our Toolbelt Diva

June 5, 2015 by

This Woman You Should Know is so many things... a seasoned veteran of home repair and improvement, the former host of Discovery Home Channel’s series "Toolbelt Diva" and a show on Sirius Satellite Radio by the same name, an acclaimed author, a proud aunt, a mom to rescue kitty Dexter, an accomplished cook, ... [Read More]

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“Women Can Build” Photo Series Honors Modern Day Rosies

June 4, 2015 by

The Jobs to Move America coalition and the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy are hosting a wonderful exhibit called, Women Can Build: Re-envisioning Rosie, at Los Angeles’ Union Station that highlights the images and stories of “modern day Rosies.” ... [Read More]

A Social Experiment: How Easy Is It To Drug A Woman At A Bar?

A Social Experiment: How Easy Is It To Drug A Woman At A Bar?

June 4, 2015 by

This is a wake-up call and warning for all women... On the heels of his viral Child Abduction - Are Your Kids Safe? video, JoeySalads, a YouTube personality who films pranks and social experiments, just released his latest - Roofied Drink - to prove just how easy it is to drug a woman at a bar. Frankly, we would not have believed it had we not seen it. ... [Read More]