This Girl’s Birthday Celebration Included Wrapping Street Poles With Winter Gear For Those In Need

It warms our hearts to see this group of young girls tying coats and other winter accessories to street poles to help those in need.


It’s Not Rude to Say No: A PSA to Nice Girls

“You don’t have to smile all the time. Bitterness is a symptom of invalidated feelings. Your feelings are valid. And so are you.”


The Extraordinary Life Of Frida Kahlo Illustrated

“Instead of settling into her depression, Frida used her personal tragedies to create art, humor, and pleasure for all of those around her. I try to live by her example daily…”


5-Year-Old Eduarda Henklein Rocks Like A Boss With Jaw Dropping Drum Cover

This pint-sized baterista (or drummer) with killer talent has been playing drums since age 4!

5-Year-Old Eduarda Henklein Rocks Like A Boss With Jaw Dropping Drum Cover

Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally


Trailblazing Women: Turner Classics Movies Month Long Celebration Of Women In The Film Industry

October 13, 2015 by

As part of an initiative with Women In Film, Turner Classic Movies presents Trailblazing Women, a month-long programming event featuring films made by women directors, created to raise awareness about the historical contributions of women working behind the camera. Statistics continue to prove a lack ... [Read More]


Happy Ada Lovelace Day!

October 13, 2015 by

Today is Ada Lovelace Day, a global celebration designed to shine a giant, deserving spotlight on the achievements of inspiring women in science, technology, engineering and math... past and present! Held every year since 2009 on the second Tuesday of October, the aim of this day is to create new role models for girls and women in these male-dominated fields by raising the profile of other women in STEM. It ... [Read More]

This Is What It Looks Like When Men Are Taken Out Of The Picture. #MoreWomen

This Is What It Looks Like When Men Are Taken Out Of The Picture. #MoreWomen

October 12, 2015 by

“There are too many instances where women are represented by a single female. In business, music, art and media, women rarely outnumber men.” To illustrate the lack of women leaders on the world stage, Elle UK has produced this powerful video as part of #MoreWomen, a new ... [Read More]


Jane Austen Meets The Walking Dead In Big Screen Adaptation Of “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies”

October 12, 2015 by

Jane Austen penned Pride and Prejudice in 1796 and it was first published in 1813. Almost 200 years later, to the delight (or horror) of her fans, New York Times Best Selling author Seth Grahame-Smith gave the modern world Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, his version of Jane’s beloved novel with a flesh-eating zombie ... [Read More]

Thirteen Girls, Eight Countries, One Powerful Message On International Day Of The Girl

Thirteen Girls, Eight Countries, One Powerful Message On International Day Of The Girl

October 11, 2015 by

Today, October 11th, marks the fourth annual International Day of the Girl, a special resolution proclaimed by the United Nations in 2011 to encourage an important worldwide conversation about advancing girls' lives across the globe. To honor the day this year, Keisha Thompson, a 25-year-old British writer, ... [Read More]


Artist Powerfully Illustrates The Connection Between A Girl’s Personal Safety And Her Self-Worth

October 9, 2015 by

We recently introduced you to talented illustrator and comic-maker Colleen Clark through her “Feminist Barbie Collection.” In checking out some of her other work, we fell in love with this awesome piece, which Colleen told us she was inspired to draw after learning about Girls Educational & Mentoring Services (GEMS), ... [Read More]


16-year-old Joanna Wirażka Creates Gorgeous Works Of Art Using Fallen Leaves As A Canvas

October 9, 2015 by

16-year-old Polish artist Joanna Wirażka uses autumn’s fallen leaves as canvases to compose her beautifully colored masterpieces. Once the leaves are collected, Joanna presses them in books to create the surface she needs for her incredible land and cityscapes. She starts by painting the entire leaf black and then adds blasts of color ... [Read More]


Fix-It Friday: How To Use A Pizza Stone… A Delicious DIY Fix For National Pizza Month

"When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore"... sung by beloved Dean Martin, I’d sooner say, "When a pizza pie hits your mouth, that’s amore!" For me, amore, love, isn’t quite strong enough a word to describe my feelings towards pizza. A better description would be adore, crave, an addiction - simply put, ... [Read More]