Feature Friday – Women’s

If you haven't seen this Instagram or checked out their website you need to do so immediately! They have given me so much insight into myself and how I look at other women as well as education on successful and intelligent women of history and today. One of my favorite parts of their website is … Continue reading Feature Friday – Women’s

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The History of Feminism in America

To continue the background in feminism I wanted to give everyone a bit of a history lesson on feminism, where it came from, and why. I love learning about history in general and the history of feminism in America has been no different. There have been three recognized waves of feminism easily titled the first, second, … Continue reading The History of Feminism in America

National Women’s History Month

This year's theme for National Women's History Month is NEVERTHELESS, SHE PERSISTED: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women I think this is a fantastic theme and so many amazing people come to mind. However, I want to stick to the women the National Women's History Project has chosen to honor this … Continue reading National Women’s History Month

Black History Month

Today is the start of Black History Month and it is also No Politics Day. I just can't abide by that second one. Sorry, not sorry. The buffoon we have in office makes it almost impossible to stay away from politics, but more importantly on days like today, during months like this one. With 45's track … Continue reading Black History Month

The Danger of the Single Story

I watched a great TedTalk the other day given by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie all about the dangers of living by a single story. A quick synopsis of Chimamanda's talk would be people are born and raised with single stories in mind about other people, genders, cultures, and communities. However, these single stories usually aren't true … Continue reading The Danger of the Single Story

Feature Friday – Guerrilla Feminism

Welcome back to another Feature Friday Activist style! I had the opportunity to talk to the amazing woman behind GuerrillaFeminism! Not only is she a strong female voice in the social media world she also speaks out for those who suffer from mental illness, people of color, the LGBTQ community, and so much more! I have … Continue reading Feature Friday – Guerrilla Feminism

The Books I’ve Read In 2017

Here is my list of books I've read or listened to on Audible this year. A handful of these books I had to read for school but I ended up really liking most of the books I had to read. What have you read this year? What were your favorites? The Obsession - Nora Roberts … Continue reading The Books I’ve Read In 2017

Feature Friday Roll Out

I will be rolling out a new series of Feature Friday posts starting this Friday and I am so excited about it! I wanted to start it in the New Year but I literally couldn't wait that long to share these incredible features with you! I have wanted to start highlighting people who are making … Continue reading Feature Friday Roll Out

My Christmas Wish List

I am going to be the first to admit that my Christmas list isn't very exciting this year. I'm wanting more practical things then I've ever wanted before in my life. Welcome to adulthood, I guess. 😦 However, I did add some books I would love to add to my library and a few accessories I … Continue reading My Christmas Wish List

FDT

I felt this was appropriate for today after the comments made last night, two weekends ago, and my attitude today.