Things We’ve Learned While Talking to Empowered Women

Today's guest post is from The Passionista Project. If you haven't already go check out their IG, website, and podcast (which goes live today). We spend the better part of our days interviewing, researching and connecting with inspiring women for The Passionistas Project Podcast. We sit with women from all disciplines and walks of life … Continue reading Things We’ve Learned While Talking to Empowered Women


You Didn’t Miss Your Chance

I took this, with permission, from's Instagram. I love this whole post because it reminds us we can succeed at any age and not to give up! WE FUCKING GOT THIS! Much Love, Ashley At age 23, Tina Fey was working at a YMCA. At age 24, Stephen King was working as a janitor … Continue reading You Didn’t Miss Your Chance

How to be Friends with Other Women

Have any of you ever found it difficult to be friends with other women? When I was a teenager and young adult I found it extremely difficult, however, I've come to learn that was my fault because of my own insecurities. As I've become a mother and become more mature I've worked extremely hard to … Continue reading How to be Friends with Other Women

Struggling With Patience

It’s time to come clean. I am struggling with patience when it comes to my two boys. If you aren’t regular readers of this blog, I have an almost 5-year-old and an almost 2 1/2-year-old and they drive me absolutely insane! I go to school full time and get 4 hours of daycare through our … Continue reading Struggling With Patience

Women in Film: Alice Guy Blaché

Today we have an amazing piece from Marina Brafa who writes for Fem Film Fans. Back to Life - Rediscovering Alice Guy Blaché (July 1, 1873, Saint Mandé -  March 24, 1968 in New Jersey) Have you ever heard of Alice Guy Blaché? Guy Blaché was one of the first female directors ever, starting her work … Continue reading Women in Film: Alice Guy Blaché

Top Ten Intimacy Needs

This is another handout from a psych class that has helped me a lot lately. This has the top ten intimacy needs and it applies to all kinds of relationships. Let me know what you think. ACCEPTANCE: The closer we get to someone, the more we notice their imperfections. Acceptance involves looking past these flaws … Continue reading Top Ten Intimacy Needs

Dear Sexual Assault Victims,

I wanted to write this letter because I felt it was important to reach out to anyone who may be struggling with the aftermath of a traumatic experience. I hope you've heard this time and time again, but just in case you haven't; what happened to you was not your fault. You were not asking … Continue reading Dear Sexual Assault Victims,

How Can We Be Alone and Love it?

By Michaela P. Shelton Website Twitter In 2018, it seems as if people are incapable of being alone. Why? Because attention and interaction are so easily accessible. If someone is lonely all they have to do is open up a social media or dating app. With Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Tinder at the tip of … Continue reading How Can We Be Alone and Love it?

An Open Letter To Men

Dear Men, There are a few things I want to address with you. First and foremost, I don't hate you. I just want to be treated as your equal. What's wrong with that? I want to be able to get the same jobs as you, get paid as much as you for those same jobs, … Continue reading An Open Letter To Men