Thanksgiving Recipe Round-Up Featuring Four Pioneering Chefs

Modern twists on classic holiday dishes from Stephanie Izard, Lidia Bastianich, Karen DeMasco and Alice Waters


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…”


Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally


Thrash Guitarist Gisele Marie Rocha Challenges Stereotypes About Muslim Women

October 1, 2015 by

It’s not often that when we think of heavy metal music we think of a Burqa-wearing Muslim woman shredding it up, but thrash guitarist Gisele Marie Rocha is doing just that. For this 42-year-old from Sao Paulo, Brazil, playing heavy metal music isn’t just a hobby, it’s her passion and career. ... [Read More]


Andrea Kuchinski Is Disrupting The Retail World With All-Inclusive Athletic Apparel Line

October 1, 2015 by

Feeling discouraged and frustrated by the fact that far too many retailers continue to make excuses for not manufacturing or offering clothes in larger sizes, one woman set out on a mission to change that. Her name is Andrea Kuchinski and she is the founder of From Thick to Thin, an all-inclusive athletic apparel line designed ... [Read More]

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On Our Reading List… Me, My Hair, And I: Twenty-Seven Women Untangle An Obsession

September 30, 2015 by

"Ask a woman about her hair, and she just might tell you the story of her life. Ask a whole bunch of women about their hair, and you could get a history of the world.” So best-selling novelist and journalist Elizabeth Benedict did just that for her latest book ... [Read More]


92-Year-Old Millie Meets Her 2-day-old Great-Granddaughter Penelope For The Very First Time

September 30, 2015 by

Scott Martin, a proud new dad from Washington State, captured this beautiful and touching photo of his 92-year-old grandmother Millie meeting his 2-day-old daughter Penelope for the very first time. In his post on Reddit, Scott says, “I think my grandmother here has been ... [Read More]

Dove Tackles Girls’ Self-Esteem In New Video; Clean & Clear Did Same A Month Ago… And Better

Dove Tackles Girls’ Self-Esteem In New Video; Clean & Clear Did Same A Month Ago… And Better

September 30, 2015 by

One month ago Clean & Clear debuted a great "Acceptance Speeches" commercial during the MTV VMAs that featured "real" girls vs. cast actors delivering heartfelt declarations of what they accept and like about themselves. Yesterday, Dove released its latest Real Beauty campaign video, which features ... [Read More]


The Coxless Crew: One Boat, One Ocean, Four Women On A Mission To Inspire

September 29, 2015 by

In April 2015, four women from the UK came together to attempt what no one before them has… to become the first in the world to row unsupported across the Pacific Ocean. Calling themselves the Coxless Crew, Laura Penhaul, 31, Natalia Cohen, 40, Isabel Burnham, 30, and Emma Mitchell, 29, ... [Read More]


Sister Act 2: Dynamic Duo Hosts Second Annual #WearYourSuperheroes Day Oct. 1

September 29, 2015 by

Last year, we introduced you to then 5-year-old Leanna, a die-hard superhero fan whose kindergarten classmates would tease her, saying “Superheroes are for boys!”, whenever she wore her beloved superhero apparel to school. So her awesome big sister, Adalina, then 7 years old, swooped in to the rescue ... [Read More]

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England Rugby Launches New Campaign To Inspire Women And Girls To Play The Game

September 28, 2015 by

England is leading the way when it comes to marketing sport to women. Last year we featured the This Girl Can campaign, which was developed by Sport England to encourage women to be more active. ... [Read More]