10 Single Girl Activities for the Winter Months

Let’s be honest: it can suck to be single when the temperature drops and everyone seems to be pairing off to cuddle and do fun winter activities together. This is commonly referred to as “cuffing season.” In stark comparison to the carefree days of summer, the winter months make people just want to stay inside … Continue Reading

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Creating Safe Writing Spaces for Girls and Women

This article is a part of the #ShareWhatMatters campaign, a movement dedicated to sharing positivity, gratitude, activism and the stories that really matter.  As girls who later become women, our first serious encounters with writing start in nursery school. After more or less grasping A-Z, with some discrepancies on what’s a lowercase “b” versus a … Continue Reading

9 Things I’ve Learned About Being A Big Sister

Coming from a family of all girls and being the oldest has taught me a lot. As the oldest, you are expected to set an example and lead your younger siblings. With two little sisters, I was especially responsible for leading by example when it came to behavior, curfews, the way I dressed and the … Continue Reading

11 Decisions That Will Change a Girl’s Life

The word decision can often be misinterpreted. A decision is not a single entity, but rather a series of building blocks consisting of actions and considerations. Every single day we make decisions of all sizes. We decide on perceptions of others, and of life and purpose. We also decide what makes us laugh, what inspires … Continue Reading

10 Annoying Assumptions College Girls Are Totally Sick Of

“No, I don’t want you to do a body shot off of me….ever.”   1. We just party, all of the time. We don’t study. We don’t have jobs. We don’t read books. Just lots and lots of cheap alcohol funneling down our throats. False. Just because a girl is in college and may decide … Continue Reading

35 Thank-You Messages For Your True Best Friends

“Friends are the family you choose.” – Jess C. Scott Thank you for being there for me when I call you and need someone to just listen. It doesn’t matter where we are in this world or in our lives, I know you will always pick up. Thank you for always being my biggest fan … Continue Reading

70 Little Tips That Can Change A Girl’s Life

“A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.”- Coco Chanel Understand that being fabulous also means having a fabulous mind. Eat bananas when you have cramps, because they are the perfect cure. So is chocolate ice cream, in my opinion. Go a few days without wearing an ounce of make up, and it will … Continue Reading

18 Things Women Need To Stop Doing To Each Other

Seriously, we are on the same team. Slut-shaming. Let women make their own decisions and stop feeling like it’s your given right to express your disapproval. Here’s a motto to live by: Not your vagina, not your business. Making comments about other women’s bodies. All comments go straight to the heart and they’re really unnecessary. … Continue Reading

How I Learned To Love Myself Without Make-up

I can remember when I first started wearing makeup. My mom, aunt and grandma were always very nicely put together with flattering makeup and accessories, and I remember that giddy feeling in my stomach when I looked in the mirror and felt like I was starting to look like them when I added a little … Continue Reading

45 Things That Are Way Better Than Having a Boyfriend

All the single ladies, put ya hands up. Having a rock star career. Queso Dip. Happy Hour. Getting to travel or move anywhere in the world without feeling guilty or restrained. Harry Potter Marathon Weekends. Any and everything related to Beyonce. Chipotle. Rolling up “squad deep” to parties and bars with your friends. And then … Continue Reading