Fix-It Friday: When A LITTLE Missing Grout Creates A BIG Leaking Problem

Missing grout is more than an eyesore in your tub and shower walls… and there’s a simple fix for fending off the tile damage, mold & leaks it can cause.

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“Give A Dad-Do”… NFL Players Challenged To Style Daughters’ Hair

The goal… to promote the idea that “girls who spend quality time with their dads grow up to be stronger women.”

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The Media Isn’t To Blame For The Ruthlessness Of Eating Disorders

“To say that eating disorders are caused by the media would be simplifying an incredibly complex situation. It’s just not that easy.”

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Rebecca Campbell’s “You Are Here” Project Shines A Spotlight On Women Artists

“I’m painting the portraits of every woman artist I know. I’m painting them so they will not disappear.”

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

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Embroidery Artist Gives Old Racquets A Stunning Makeover

January 14, 2016 by

Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, multi-disciplinary artist Danielle Clough combines her interests in visual art, music and South African street culture to create spectacular embroidered artworks. When she isn’t working on digital design projects for local companies, Danielle is stitching flowers, portraits, and other ... [Read More]

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On Stock Photography Alone, We’re Calling BS On “Ladyball” That Has Social Media In A Tizzy

January 14, 2016 by

Yesterday, a high gloss pink soccer ball "produced" in the UK bounced into social media feeds, and quickly became a trending topic in Ireland. Called the Ladyball, it’s said to be "specially designed for a lady’s game." The sheer absurdity of the marketing promotion, which includes sexist clichés, hacky innuendo, and a ... [Read More]

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Old Bags: A Project Exploring The Lives Of Middle-Aged Women

January 14, 2016 by

Four years ago, friends Faith Baum, an architect in Lexington, MA and Lori Petchers, a documentary filmmaker from New York City, were chatting about their experiences of being middle-aged American woman and how society sees them, or rather how society doesn’t see them at all. With similar conversations being had among their circle ... [Read More]

Woman With Hair Pulling Disorder Trichotillomania Shaves Head In Emotionally Charged Video

Woman With Hair Pulling Disorder Trichotillomania Shaves Head In Emotionally Charged Video

January 13, 2016 by

Twenty-three year old Rebecca Brown struggles with the impulse control disorder trichotillomania, which causes a compulsive urge to pull out one’s hair. Despite only receiving an official diagnosis at the age of 18, Rebecca has been dealing with the disorder since she was a young girl. ... [Read More]

Millennial Women Are Holding Out For A Hero… Who Drinks Responsibly, According To Heineken

Millennial Women Are Holding Out For A Hero… Who Drinks Responsibly, According To Heineken

January 13, 2016 by

In this new 1-minute spot from Heineken, throngs of seemingly frustrated millennial women are seen leaving bars and clubs, while belting out the 30 year old lyrics to Bonnie Tyler’s "Holding Out For A Hero." The source of their angst? Well, it sounds and appears to stem from them not being able to find any sober ... [Read More]

“This Is A Man’s Car You Know”… With One Test Drive Leona Chin Makes Him Regret His Words

“This Is A Man’s Car You Know”… With One Test Drive Leona Chin Makes Him Regret His Words

January 13, 2016 by

A guy walks into a car showroom… That’s the set-up for this gender-role based social experiment orchestrated by digital entertainment pranksters MaxMan.TV. They pull it off with the help and skill of Professional Motorsport athlete Leona Chin posing as “Cheryl,” a car salesperson who is stumbling through ... [Read More]

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Dani Fernandez Calls Out TODAY Show For Ridiculous “Who Is Younger?” Segment

January 12, 2016 by

In this latest installment of a special, ongoing WYSK series we call "Major Media Outlets Who Still Think It's OK To Play The Let's Pit Women Against Women Comparison Game," we introduce you to Dani Fernandez. The writer and comedian took to Twitter yesterday to call out a TODAY Show segment that asked "Who Is Younger?" while running side by side photos ... [Read More]

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#52FilmsByWomen Campaign Highlights Talented Women Filmmakers

January 12, 2016 by

When it comes to women and film, the news really hasn’t changed much over the past decade. Women are still significantly underrepresented in the film industry, particularly behind the camera. But this gender disparity isn’t due to a shortage of women filmmakers, it’s due to a perception problem. In their latest round ... [Read More]