Fix-It Friday: 3 Ways To Protect Your Kitchen Cabinets From Steam And Heat Damage

“Is there anything I can buy to put on my kitchen cabinets above the stove to prevent steam damage?” Asked and answered…

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She Played Alice And This Is How Disney Animated Her For “Alice In Wonderland” (1951)

Kathryn Beaumont was not only the voice of Alice, she played her on film for a special animation process as captured by these archival images.

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

“As I stood in the store, I could feel the tears coming. I felt weak and not good enough.”


Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally


Once Stalked As A Civilian, APD Sgt. Now Empowers Other Women To Protect Themselves Against Crime

September 9, 2015 by

When you hear Trish Hoffman’s extraordinary story, it’s as if she was meant to be a police officer, a vocation she has devoted her life to for the past 20 years with the Albuquerque Police Department (APD). Motivated, in part, by a terrifying ordeal she experienced in her own pre-law enforcement life, her ... [Read More]


How My Bucket List Has Changed My Life

September 9, 2015 by

By Laura Lawson - It was 2013, I was 23 years old and wasting my life away. At nearly 200 lbs I didn’t even recognise my own reflection. The last five years were spent drinking every weekend, eating anything I could get my hands on and spending every evening locked in my room playing the Xbox. I tried to figure what had happened to me, how I ended up here. Blaming ... [Read More]

Woman With Alzheimer’s Gets Tattoo To Keep From Forgetting The Son She’s Already Lost

Woman With Alzheimer’s Gets Tattoo To Keep From Forgetting The Son She’s Already Lost

September 8, 2015 by

Nine years ago, Rita Stonecipher, a former nurse with an eidetic memory, found herself forgetting words in the middle of conversations and where she parked her car. She would get lost, and couldn’t figure out why she put saltines in the toaster. She was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease, ... [Read More]


Young Woman Leads Movement To Help Acid Attack Survivors, Takes On Heinous Crime With True Beauty

September 8, 2015 by

Last August, we introduced you to a young woman named Rupa, a survivor turned activist, who, at age 16, was the victim of an acid attack at the hands of her own stepmother. Typically an act of revenge, this heinous crime is committed over 1,000 times a year ... [Read More]


We Love Rachel Ignotofsky’s “Women Who Kick Ass” Movie Poster

September 8, 2015 by

Rachel Ignotofsky, a graphic designer, illustrator and Woman You Should Know, was recently asked by Fandango to design a poster of her favorite movie for their "I Love Movies" pop up gallery at the Santa Monica Pier in California, and it's just awesome. "Movies have always been a huge inspiration for me. Some of my favorite ... [Read More]

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Labor Day Mash-Up: Rosie The Riveter Meets Wonder Woman

September 7, 2015 by

Labor Day... it’s a celebration of the achievements of American workers (past, present and future). We’re honoring the holiday by showcasing animator Catherine Satrun's newfangled version of Rosie the Riveter, a cultural icon who represents the 6 million American women who went to work in factories and in the service sector during World War II ... [Read More]


Maxim Korea Apologizes, Recalls Deplorable September Issue, Pledges To Donate Profits

September 4, 2015 by

Earlier this week we broke the story about Maxim Korea magazine’s September 2015 cover, which glorifies violence against women. The information was brought to us by a WYSK reader in Korea who expressed concern over the image’s “abusive notion towards women,” and asked for our help in getting ... [Read More]


A Jacket Fit For A Modern Day Amazonian Warrior Or Straight Up Wonder Woman Fan

September 4, 2015 by

"Wonder Woman! Wonder Woman! All the world is waiting for you, and the powers you possess, in your satin tights leather jacket, fighting for your rights, and the old red, white and blue..." In time for fall, the act of jacket wearing just got a little more, shall we say, superheroic with this slick number fit for any modern ... [Read More]