Thunder Thighs: Where My Strong Legs Have Carried Me, And How I Learned To Love Them

“When I was riding, I felt like I was flying. I found a new way to dance, balanced on two slick wheels, swerving and swirling downhill.”

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Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women In STEM And His Top Secret Code Breaking Mom

“I would remind us that half of the humans are girls or women. So then why don’t we have all half of the scientists be women? What the heck?”

Bill Nye The Science Guy On Women In STEM And His Top Secret Code Breaking Mom

This 5th Grader’s Science Project About Stuffed Animals And Germs Was Published In A Medical Journal

Because of Gaby’s science project, kids are able to bring their stuffed animals into the O.R. for comfort, minus the health risk.

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What Would You Do If You Weren’t Afraid? This Woman Is Challenging Herself To 100 Days Without Fear

“Not doing something you want to do because you’re afraid is the scariest thing of all.”

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

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One Of The Most Famous Women In The World Gets A Caffeinated Makeover

June 30, 2015 by

Commercial artist, illustrator, cake designer and avid coffee drinker, Maria A. Aristidou spilled coffee on a canvas while working one day. What turned out to be an unfortunate accident has turned into her latest passion… coffee painting. Mixing five different blends and brands of coffee to get just the right shade, ... [Read More]

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We’re Psyched And You’re Invited…

June 29, 2015 by

Who is in? Click here to register for what will be a most awesome adventure for the mind, body and spirit. Larger version of the invite here. ... [Read More]

Two Raging Grannies Fighting For A Better Future For Their Grandchildren

Two Raging Grannies Fighting For A Better Future For Their Grandchildren

June 29, 2015 by

Two Raging Grannies is a touching and thought-provoking documentary that follows lifelong activists Shirley Morrison, 92, and Hinda Kipnis, 85, as they set out on a road-trip questioning leaders and experts on the sustainability of continued economic growth, while simultaneously showing us that it's never too late to try and change the world. ... [Read More]

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Win It: Signed Copy Of “In The Unlikely Event” By Judy Blume

June 29, 2015 by

Earlier this month, our co-founder Cynthia Hornig had the great pleasure of meeting one of America’s most beloved and best-selling authors, THE Judy Blume, and she left with a piece of the special experience to share with WYSK readers. So now's your chance to win a signed copy of the newly released, In the Unlikely Event, Judy's first book for adults in over 15 years. ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: 6 Non-Toxic Ways To Keep Bugs Out Of Your Garden

Somebody’s been eating in my rose bed…and I’m pissed! Being away for a couple of weeks and knowing how quickly things grow this time of year, I was excited to come home and see the progress of my garden. As I peeked out at my precious petunias, to my horror, I found pests had used my garden as a buffet station! Leaves ravaged, buds denuded, stems holding on to their shoots ... [Read More]

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How Disney Pixar’s Inside Out Forever Changed My Relationship With My Child

June 26, 2015 by

By Mackenzie Smith - This past weekend, my relationship with my daughter was forever changed by a MOVIE! Wait… WHAT?!? Yep, you read that right. My relationship with my incredibly smart and spunky 3.5 year old daughter has been forever changed by Disney Pixar’s Inside Out!!! I decided to take my daughter to her first movie this past weekend, even though ... [Read More]

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Forgiveness Day: 10 Awesome Quotes To Inspire You To Forgive Someone (Or Yourself)

June 26, 2015 by

June 26 is Forgiveness Day, a designated 24 hour period in which to forgive and/or be forgiven. We know it's hard (often near impossible) to let go of the anger, free yourself of the resentment or guilt, grant that pardon, or accept that "I'm sorry." But considering what these 10 women you should know have to say ... [Read More]

Amy Poehler And Seth Meyers Reunite For A New “Really!?!” Thanks To Andy Benoit And His Idiotic Take On Women’s Sports

Amy Poehler And Seth Meyers Reunite For A New “Really!?!” Thanks To Andy Benoit And His Idiotic Take On Women’s Sports

June 25, 2015 by

"Really, Andy Benoit? There’s nothing in women's sports worth watching?" On last night's Late Night, Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers reunited for a new "Really!?!", and had a few choice words for the NFL analyst for Sports Illustrated. ... [Read More]