Is Your Handbag Hurting You?

Ouch. Your neck hurts. Your shoulder throbs. Girl, it might be your handbag. It may be too heavy. Big bags can be a source of jokes, but also a Read...
Contributed by Kelli H. Clevenger | 05.25.15

Your Slut-Shaming Dress Code Is Distracting My Daughter From Learning 

After sorting through all of the reasons why people claim that dress codes are needed, I can't find a single one that holds any weight or that isn't Read...
Contributed by Jody Allard | 05.24.15
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Tess Holliday Shows Us That Short Girls Are Sexy Too

Can we petite women follow Holliday's lead using the hashtag #effyourheightstandards? Read...
by Amanda Lauren | 05.24.15

Traveling As A Feminist 

Traveling is good for your soul, or at least that’s what those motivational images of beautiful sunsets on Facebook say. I don’t know for sure how Read...
Contributed by Nicole Froio | 05.24.15

Ladies We Love: Deborah Kass

Inspirational Artist. Passionately Cultural. Read...
by Amanda Lauren | 05.25.15

Nikki: Manager 

Spotted: Hayes Valley, San Francisco Read...
Contributed by Erika Pino | 05.23.15

Off The Cuff: Goth Style

Dear Winona, I love the goth look on other people, but my personal style is more frilly and girly. How can I incorporate a little bit of goth style Read...
Contributed by Winona Dimeo-Ediger | 05.22.15
5 Kids. FIVE.

5 Things Friday: 5 Kids Edition. A View Inside My Big Family — Not Duggar Big. But Big.

Oh HOLY NIGHT. Can you even imagine how much laundry five children and two adults (and three dogs and a cat) create? The answer is: No. You cannot. Read...
by joni edelman | 05.22.15

The Difference Between Bipolar and Borderline Personality Disorders

The symptoms of borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder can often overlap. Understanding the difference is a first step in getting Read...
Contributed by Tamar Shtrambrand | 05.22.15

May Is Masturbation Month And I'm The 2%

You may have heard the old joke that 98% of people masturbate, and the other two percent are lying. Well, I guess that makes me a Read...
Contributed by Melissa Petro | 05.21.15
the beach!

Confession: Bio-Friendly Hotels are Hell!

I know it’s not a politically correct one, but I’ve got a confession to make: earth-friendly hotels stink. There, I said it. Read...
Contributed by Catherine Gigante-Brown | 05.21.15

A Tale of Ten Tummies: Stretchmarked, Saggy, Wrinkled, Toned, Taut

We spend a lot of time thinking about our bodies; our faces, our fat, our bellies. We wish they were tighter, flatter, firmer, anything-er. We love Read...
by joni edelman | 05.21.15

Losing My MDMA Virginity Was Better Than Losing My Actual Virginity

Both virginities were lost to friends and I wore needless belts on both occasions, but that's where the similarities ended. Read...
| 05.21.15

Domestic Violence: Not Just A Female Issue

This doesn't mean that the outcomes of domestic violence are always equal; men tend to be bigger and stronger than women, and therefore are more Read...
Contributed by Noah Berlatsky | 05.21.15

WAIT? Being A Working Mom Might Help My Kids? Staying At Home Might ALSO Help My Kids?

Working as a stay-at-home mom benefits your kids. Working out of the home benefits your kids. In other words: you’re doing it right. Yes, you. All of Read...
Contributed by Amanda Jo Greep | 05.20.15
Jenni Berrett

One Week Of College And The Mental Break That Sent Me Home

"I had always pictured myself spending afternoons studying there. I instead found myself curled up on one of those benches at five in the morning, Read...
Contributed by Jenni Berrett | 05.20.15

10 Reasons You're A S.L.O.T.: Single Life Over 30 

S.L.U.T. (single life under thirty) is officially over and you’re still banging your vibrator. Well, doesn't this suck? Who was prepared for your 30s Read...
Contributed by Ms. Fox | 05.20.15
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Happy Birthday, Malcolm X—What Can We Learn From His Legacy? 

Malcolm X left this world with compassion, as well as a desire for equality and peace between folks of all ethnicities. Read...
by Giana Ciapponi | 05.19.15

5 Parenting Conversations I Am So Done With

"If I am holding an amber beer in my hand, I am not talking about naptimes. If I hear shop from your lips, I am ordering you three more martinis and Read...
Contributed by Tamarah Rockwood | 05.19.15

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