Selfie Fables: What if Disney Characters Had Instagram Accounts?

That’s what artist Simona Bonafini asked herself, and what inspired this hilarious image series.


Harassing Catcalls Transformed Into Provocative Needlepoint

“The physically delicate, traditionally feminine, form of the piece engages the viewer and confronts him/ her with a sweetness that may mask its crassness and vulgarity.”


Fix-It Friday Tip: A Flexible Way To Prop Power At The Perfect Level

No more climbing up/down ladders or ducking under and around furniture when you need to swap out and plug in a different power tool or gadget mid-chore.

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Meet The 9 Women Named National Book Awards Finalists

Winners or not, we are looking forward to adding several of these books to our growing must read list.


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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally


Thoughts On The Leaked Nude Celeb Photos: The Motivation & The Victim Blaming

September 2, 2014 by

By John Marcotte - Over the weekend, hundreds of naked photos of famous women celebrities were leaked onto the Internet. Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Ariana Grande and dozens more. The photos were reportedly stolen from the celebrities’ own cell phones and cloud accounts by hackers ... [Read More]


Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever

September 2, 2014 by

Women have left their mark on the world, at times changing the course of history and at other times influencing small but significant spheres of life. These fearless and pioneering women you should know are just a few who made an indelible mark by being strong, brave, and human, regardless of society’s expectations for them. ... [Read More]

Labor Of Love, Chapter Two: Discovering A New Passion… After Retirement

Labor Of Love, Chapter Two: Discovering A New Passion… After Retirement

September 1, 2014 by

Woman You Should Know Brenda Berkman was one of the first female firefighters in NYC. Now, as a retired captain, she's one of the last people keeping the art of lithography alive. This pioneering firefighter turned artist, proves that retiring from a career you thoroughly enjoyed doesn’t mean you won’t discover a new labor of love to pursue in the next chapter of your life. ... [Read More]

Labor Day


September 1, 2014 by

If a task is once begun, Never leave it till it's done. Be the labor great or small, Do it well or not at all. ~ Anonymous ... [Read More]

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We’re Off To The Beach…

August 29, 2014 by

Enjoy the last official beach weekend of summer 2014. See you in September! ... [Read More]

The Most Important “Sexy” Model Video Ever

The Most Important “Sexy” Model Video Ever

August 29, 2014 by

New York City fashion models came prepared to shoot a sexy commercial. Then they were asked to do the impossible... According to NPR, "A [Save The Children] staffer lamented, 'Moms and kids dying is just not a sexy issue.' And from those words a sexy ad was born." Their point: the issues facing mothers and children aren't "sexy," but they deserve everyone's attention. ... [Read More]

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L’Oréal USA Becomes First Company in U.S. to Receive EDGE Gender Equality Certification, But What About #TruthInAds

August 28, 2014 by

Earlier this week, on Women’s Equality Day, mega beauty brand L’Oréal USA announced that it is the first company in the U.S. to be certified with the EDGE (Economic Dividends for Gender Equality) global standard for workplace gender equality. ... [Read More]


14-Year-Old Meghan LaPlante Catches Rare Blue Lobster

August 28, 2014 by

Fourteen-year-old Meghan LaPlante may have one of the coolest summer jobs we’ve heard about. For the last eight years, along with her dad and brother, Meaghan catches lobsters off the coast of Maine and sells them to customers through her home business, Miss Meghan’s Lobster Catch. Meghan currently has a student lobstering license ... [Read More]