Monthly Archive: June, 2015

Angelina Jolie Gives Powerful Speech On Violence Against Women at African Union Summit

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On June 11, 2015, Angelina Jolie Pitt gave a powerful speech at the African Union Summit regarding violence against women across the globe. At this particular AU Summit, held in Johannesburg and Pretoria,… Continue reading

Get to Know the Women Behind Hillary’s Campaign

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Hillary Clinton has hedged her bid for the democratic nomination much less afraid of the word “feminism” than she was in ‘08. During the former Secretary of State’s last campaign, Hillary shied away from… Continue reading

Equal Under the Sun

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I remember when even the possibility of legalizing civil unions sparked national debates. I remember learning what a hate crime was the week that Matthew Shepard was beaten, tortured and left to die in Wyoming.… Continue reading

There’s Something Called a Passion Planner and You Need To Buy One Now

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What is your favorite way to organize your schedule? Do you use the calendar feature on your smart phone or do you have a traditional planner tucked in your bag? Maybe you just… Continue reading

Recipe Alert: Garlic & Herb Cauliflower Rice

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    I am excited to share a new favorite and EASY recipe I have been making ever since Trader Joe’s released their new frozen cauliflower rice. Cauliflower rice is simply cauliflower food… Continue reading

5 Great Brunch Spots in New York City

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Weekends in the summer mean sunshine, beaches, rooftop bars, and the famous New York City brunch. Brunch promises a good time with your girlfriends or the perfect place for a weekend party. After… Continue reading

See the ads nominated for a new award dedicated to busting gender stereotypes

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Take a minute to watch some of the ads nominated for the Cannes Glass Lion, a new award celebrating work that tackles sexism in advertising. To sell stuff, advertising campaigns have historically preyed… Continue reading

Nobel Laureate’s Controversial Remarks Underscore the need for more Women in STEM

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Late last week, Tim Hunt, a Nobel Laureate scientist, made international headlines after his sexist remarks regarding the “problem” with “girl” scientists went viral. He resigned from his post as honorary professor at… Continue reading

Zoe Saldana’s Husband Takes Her Last Name

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Zoe Saldana made waves earlier this June when she was interviewed for Instyle Magazine and shared that her husband Marco Perego decided to become Mr. Saldana. Saldana stated in the interview that she… Continue reading

How Keeping a Diary of Your Business Journey Can Help Your Brand

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When you start out on your business venture, there is nothing like the feeling of knowing that you are creating something that is so special and true to who you are. In the… Continue reading