2015/12/16
Christmas cards, peace on earth, domestic violence, awkward holiday card, hannah hawkes photography

Why the Peace on Earth Holiday Photo Doesn’t Infuriate Me

When you think of peace on earth does your mind immediately go to women should be seen and not heard? Do you think the above photo […]
2015/08/18
school uniforms, little girls, body image, private school, self-esteem,

School Uniforms Destroy Girls’ Body Image

Have you ever thought about how our daughters’ self-esteem and body image could be affected by the school uniforms or dress code policy? Sounds crazy, right? I […]
2015/08/13
tampons, free bleeding, kiran Gandhi, feminism, periods without tampons, patriarchy

I Am Feminist, Watch Me Free Bleeding

Cause she’s free, free bleeding! Sorry, I just can’t get that damn Tom Petty song out of my head ever since I read that article about the woman […]
2014/11/13
feminist, feminism, Time Magazine, Feminist movement, women's rights, equality

Being a Feminist is a Movement NOT a Bad Word #IAMAFEMINIST

Feminist: A person ( a man or woman) who advocates or supports the social, political, legal and economic rights and equality of women to men. According […]
2014/10/24
Renee Zellweger, plastic surgery, aging, beauty in hollywood

Yes, Renée Zellweger Looks Different, so What?

Like the rest of the world, I noticed that when Renée Zellweger appeared on the red carpet for the Elle Women in Hollywood Awards on Monday night, she […]
2014/06/11
#YesAllWomen, marriage, misogyny, abuse, The Washington Post, women's issues

Does the Washington Post Hate Women? #YesAllWomen

Oh look, the Washington Post thinks that for women to protect themselves from being victims of violence and rape we should all get married or live with […]
2014/05/28
Maya Angelou, Poet, Civil Rights advocate, amazing woman, hero, deceased

Maya Angelou Phenomenal Woman

I am having a hard time gathering my thoughts about the news that Maya Angelou  has died. She was a great poet, writer and woman. My […]
2014/05/26
#yesAllWomen, Elliot Rodger, women's issues, misogyny, sexism, rape, shooting spree

#YesAllWomen Matter

I had no idea that #YesAllWomen movement began this weekend. I spent the weekend with my family, celebrating my daughter’s 7th birthday. Her birthday was Wednesday and we […]
2014/03/12
Bossy, Sheryl Sandberg, #BanBossy, Bossy, Raising Girls, Strong girls, leaders

Bossy, My Ass, Calling Little Girls the B-Word is Fine

Of all the things I get up in arms about concerning women’s issues, being called bossy is not one of them. In fact, I don’t find […]