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What You're Really Doing When You Refer To Women As Girls

One slip up is all of our own doing, and has been called out by actress and neuroscientist, Mayim Bialik: Stop calling women ‘girls.' Read...
Maggie Kelly of Mamamia    |   05.24.17   |   SHARE
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Bachelorette Recap: The Colorblind Bachelorette

Fortunately, the first episode isn't as overtly terrible as I had initially anticipated. Read...
Jagger Blaec    |   05.23.17   |   SHARE
"That’s the great thing about books where the world ends: you can close them and look up to see a world that miraculously managed not to end while you were busy reading."
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Apocalypse Not Yet: Books About The End Of The World That Make It Feel Worth Saving

That’s the great thing about books where the world ends: you can close them and look up to see a world that miraculously managed not to end while you Read...
Jenni Berrett   |   05.19.17   |   SHARE
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Mother's Day Fatshion

Need a bit of inspiration? Check out these amazingly stylish moms and their little ones. Read...
Laurel Dickman    |   05.12.17   |   SHARE
Do they not realize that there’s a person on the receiving end of those words?
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What It Feels Like Getting Bullied On Social Media 

Last month, I received the cruelest, most demeaning form of hate to date, on Twitter. Read...
Melissa Blake    |   05.11.17   |   SHARE
Confidence can be faked, but healing takes time, energy, and work. But it's worth it. (Image Credit: Instagram/virgietovar)
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Take The Cake: The Confidence-Industrial Complex

Like many women and girls, I was taught that confidence is a commodity that we can use to attain romantic and sexual attention from men. We spend a Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   05.11.17   |   SHARE
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How Binge-Watching The Golden Girls Brought Me Closer To My Mom

Thanks to The Golden Girls, I was able to see those mother/daughter dynamics play out between two adults. Read...
Melissa Blake    |   05.10.17   |   SHARE
Sometimes it’s refreshing and vital to remember that our bodies have other roles. (Photo courtesy of the author.)
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Getting In Touch With My Body Through Mermaid Lessons

When we heard that mermaid classes were coming to our local pool, we knew we had to try it out. Read...
Fiona Tapp    |   05.9.17   |   SHARE