Rad American Women A-Z: A New Alphabet Book You’ll Want To Own

An illustrated book for children and their parents, teachers, and cool grown-up friends who like ABCs, social justice and women who rock!

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Fix-It Friday: How To Clean Jewelry Using Common Household Items

There really are dozens of DIY jewelry cleaning techniques. DIY expert, Norma “Toolbelt Diva” Vally, gives us her top 3 – what are yours?

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If Our Sons Were Treated Like Our Daughters

Educational Psychologist, Lori Day takes us on an eye-opening journey as she shows us the childhood of one baby boy, born into a parallel universe, where gender roles are flipped.

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Watch These Young Girls Recite Maya Angelou’s “Phenomenal Woman”… It’s Awesome

Nickelodeon has partnered with the Because of Them, We Can™ initiative to commemorate Black History Month.

Watch These Young Girls Recite Maya Angelou’s “Phenomenal Woman”… It’s Awesome

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

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Breast Cancer Warriors Immortalized As Superheroes

February 2, 2015 by

Superheroes possess extraordinary powers, display courage and are fierce opponents of evil; you can actually say the same thing about those fighting against breast cancer. Inspired by a portrait that she painted of her young son dressed as Spider-man, Minnesota based artist Barbara Porwit created The Breast Cancer Superhero Portrait Project, where she paints breast cancer ... [Read More]

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Breaking News: LEGO Hipsters Have Invaded Copenhagen

February 2, 2015 by

Complete with oversized earphones, burly beads, and funky glasses, a gang of LEGO Hipsters (3 men, 2 women) rode in on their bikes and made a grand, but "effortless urban cool" entrance on the streets of Copenhagen last week. But before you get too excited at the thought of adding this hip, motley crew to your own collection, you should know that LEGO, ... [Read More]

The Key To A Happy Life, From 102 Year Old Golfer Ida Pieracci

The Key To A Happy Life, From 102 Year Old Golfer Ida Pieracci

February 2, 2015 by

Ida Pieracci is a San Jose Country Club legend. At 102 years of age, she holds the course record with eleven holes-in-one and is still regularly playing golf today. What’s the key to a long, happy life? “Just being a good kid!”   Film by Dustin Cohen, a NYC base portrait photographer and director. ... [Read More]

Don’t Call Me A Female Boxer. I’m A Boxer.

Don’t Call Me A Female Boxer. I’m A Boxer.

January 30, 2015 by

"Don't call me a female boxer. I'm a boxer." That’s a line from a new, powerful commercial “I’m a Boxer,” made by Everlast. The ad tackles the ongoing sexism that is faced by women in athletics, and brings attention to the trend of women’s career titles being unnecessarily genderized. Director Claire Edmondson, a Toronto-based filmmaker, was inspired to write the script from her own personal experiences ... [Read More]

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Meet Real Life Superhero Lauren Galley… She’s Only 19 And A Defender Of Girls Everywhere

January 30, 2015 by

Best-selling author, brand ambassador, lecturer, editor-in-chief, TEDx speaker, mentor, radio show and web series host. These are just a few of the impressive titles that Lauren Galley has already racked up for herself by age 19. And, as the Founder and President of Girls Above Society, she does it all in the name of defending girls ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday New Year’s Resolution Series: Week 4… Bedroom Improvements

This week’s my 4th and final installment of the Top 15 Ways to Get Your Home in Shape for 2015! I’d like to culminate this series where we end each day... in the BEDROOM. Think about this statistic... we spend 1/3 of our lives sleeping. That means approximately 33.3% of the time spent in our home is in the bedroom! It’s there that we dress, sleep, dream, cuddle, have sex, and ... [Read More]

12-Year-Old Defies The Odds Associated With Down Syndrome And Singing. Be Prepared To Be Inspired.

12-Year-Old Defies The Odds Associated With Down Syndrome And Singing. Be Prepared To Be Inspired.

January 29, 2015 by

“Very few people with Down syndrome will ever be able to sing.” - Down Syndrome Education International. Well, this 12-year old girl won’t let those challenges get in the way of her dreams. Madison Tevlin loves to sing. Her commitment to learning vocal techniques and improving her skills ... [Read More]

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A Cheat Sheet For The Real-Life Women Featured In Lumberjanes Comic Series

January 29, 2015 by

By John Marcotte - Lumberjanes is easily one of the best all-ages books to come to comic-book stores in ages. And while anyone can read it, it has special importance for young girls. It shows girls that they can be the hero of the story and that it is OK to be different — without ever getting ... [Read More]