• Why Slut Shame?

    April 21, 2016

    Recently I had the privilege of speaking to Emily Linden, Founder of “The Unslut Project.” I learned about Emily’s work from my teenage daughter who came running home from “Consent Day” enraged about some of the conversations that took place over the course of the day, determined to take aRead more

  • The Modern Day “F-Bomb”

    April 7, 2016

      Let’s face it, calling yourself a feminist elicits the same reaction as if you starting screaming “F *^#*” on Madison Avenue. I would argue cursing publicly in New York City would be considered much more acceptable (and maybe even admirable.) What is it about this particular “F bomRead more

  • Looking Back: Where Are the Women?

    March 11, 2016

    In honor of women's history month there was a quiz on Facebook that said "name these historical women..only one of 50 can name them all."
    I challenged myself to take the quiz, fearing it would be so hard and maybe if I didn't score well I couldn't call myself a Read more

  • My Brave Girl, Jordyn

    February 26, 2016

    "March is women's history month and in anticipation of honoring many great women and girls, I am kicking it off by honoring a very special girl, my own Brave Girl, Jordyn. From the time she was tiny she was a force to reckon with, shaking up our entire household, always walking to the beat of her owRead more