They captivated us as Huntress and Power Girl in 2012. They wowed us as Squirrel Girl and Captain Marvel in 2013. And this year, our favorite superhero-crazy sisters, Anya (age 9) and Stella (age 7), have just blown us away with the debut of their amazing Halloween costumes for the official launch of #iamaheroicgirl. ... [Read More]
“What would happen if Disney characters had Instagram accounts?” That’s what Italian freelance illustrator and graphic artist Simona Bonafini asked herself, and what inspired her hilarious “Selfie Fables” series. The results? Well, it looks like the fairy tale world is as selfie obsessed and vain as the rest of us.
So far, the artist has created ... [Read More]
We’re big fans of cross-stich and embroidery. We particularly love it when the traditional techniques are paired with bold, modern statements like Brooklyn artist Elana Adler is doing with her You Are My Duchess collection. The samplers represent the many harassing catcalls the artist has heard while living in New York. ... [Read More]
The 20 finalists for this year’s National Book Awards in fiction, nonfiction, poetry and young people's literature were announced yesterday. Many regard the National Book Awards as the most prestigious literary prize, and equally, if not more influential than the Pulitzer!
This illustrious group of finalists includes some of the most critically ... [Read More]
Back in June, we very proudly introduced you to British born actor/writer Angela Dee, the creative force behind Rack & Ruin, a binge-worthy web comedy series that made its streaming debut this summer on WYSKTV, the entertainment programming arm of Women You Should Know. Today, Huff Post Women aptly declared this very talented WYSK an Agent of Change ... [Read More]
The dark body. The rich flavor. The distinct aroma. The luscious crema. The delightful buzz. If you're one of those people who can't go without your daily espresso, now you can have it exactly when you want it, wherever you are - no cafe, no barista required - thanks to the Minipresso, a new hand powered portable espresso machine.
Imagine you're scaling ... [Read More]
Barbara Demorest had been healthy her whole life, so she was shocked when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011. Unfortunately, her biggest fear - having a mastectomy - became part of her new reality. Due to complications, immediate reconstruction was not an option. She thought about a breast prosthetic ... [Read More]
Picture this... you’re in a public restroom and spot someone come out of a stall and head straight to the exit without washing her hands, as she palms the doorknob you're just about to grab next. Mouth agape in utter disbelief, you summon your internal voice to silently cry out, “GROSS!!!” Sound familiar? Well, based on the results of ... [Read More]