Messages To Women

We need to be and raise women who are confident and self-reliant; however, the messages we send to women in our society are harmful.  How are we raising women that are harmful to our society you may ask. What are we specifically doing that is hurting our society? The messages we verbally speak and show … Continue reading Messages To Women

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Let’s Talk About Sex

I got the change to write a piece for Funky Feminist! Go check it out and let me know what you think! I'm really proud of it and feel so honored that they asked me to be a part of their blog! ❤ Much Love, Ashley

Tips for Women Living in a Male-Dominated World

As a woman living in the Bay Area, I am fortunate to get to see true progress when it comes to gender equality. However, I know there is still so much work that needs to be done. I came up with a few ideas I try to live by and remind myself of all the … Continue reading Tips for Women Living in a Male-Dominated World

Strong Women Who Helped Me

To continue you with our Feature Friday/Feminist Friday series we have a man who considers himself a feminist and more importantly someone who I look up to and admire. Here is his story; When I was younger, I didn’t really understand feminism. I always looked up to the strong women in my life, and I … Continue reading Strong Women Who Helped Me

Feature Friday – Feminist Script

Today we are highlighting FeministScript. To use their own words they are a "feminist with an intersectional lens standing up to all the kyriarchies." The person behind this Instagram account would like to remain anonymous because they believe that feminism is for everyone thus they don't want to make one person the face of feminism and I completely respect … Continue reading Feature Friday – Feminist Script

Girl Gang

I posted this photo on my Instagram account and it immediately blew up! Within an hour there were 81 likes and 26 comments of women wanting to get in on this "Girl Gang." One woman, in particular, gave me a wonderful idea! Momandposh (Jess) said, "I say we all hashtag this #avodkakindofmom18 and make it a follow!!!" … Continue reading Girl Gang

Dear 2017

Dear 2017, You were a year like no other and I will not miss you. You will always be the year Donald Trump was sworn into office. You will always be the year white nationalists and racism were not discouraged by our president. You will always be the year of culture wars. You will always … Continue reading Dear 2017

6 Feminists and Activists you should watch in 2018

I follow an awesome Instagram account called Slaythepatriarchy that recently published an awesome article on Medium. I'm sure you can guess the type of Instagram Slay the Patriarchy is but her bio is just perfection: "Feminist. Activist. Progressive. Advocate." Anyway, the article she posted is "6 Feminists and Activists you should watch in 2018" and I … Continue reading 6 Feminists and Activists you should watch in 2018

Essential Feminism Songs

I found a great playlist on iTunes the other day so I wanted to share it with all of you for Feminist Friday!!! And of course, it starts with Queen B! ❤ Run the World (Girls) - Beyonce Respect - Aretha Franklin Shake It Off - Taylor Swift I Am Woman - Helen Reddy Confident … Continue reading Essential Feminism Songs

Let’s talk about sex…ism

Let's talk about sex..ism. It's alive and well in our culture today. It's not just in the media and entertainment. It's alive and well in our schools, workplaces, social situations, and religious institutions. I am all about leveling the playing field for men and women. I find it commendable when famous people, high ranking people, or … Continue reading Let’s talk about sex…ism