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Meghan Markle and Doria Ragland: our favorite mother-daughter duo!

Meghan and Doria were reunited earlier this month for an official ceremony in Kensington Palace.It is undeniable that the two have a very strong bond. As such, Doria couldn't...

24/09/2018

44 Pinterest Worthy Home Offices To Inspire The Girl Boss In You

If your home office is going to be the one place where you spend most of your day, then it should be dressed appropriately, right? A home office needs to be bright, airy and inspire...

04/05/2017

Inspirational Feminist Quotes: Empowering Quotes For Women

Every woman needs a few words of wisdom to get her through those really tough days, and these ladies are here to help!We've put together some of the most powerful women in history...

22/05/2016

Monday To Sunday: Quotes To Get You Through The Week

Sometimes the week can drag on so if you're looking for some words of wisdom to help you get through your Monday to Sunday then check out these quotes. From well known sayings...

16/05/2016

100 Quotes About Embracing Change

Change is scary but it can also lead to wonderful experiences, moments, and people. Whether it's a new job, relationship, or solo move across the country, learn how to embrace...

16/06/2015

Inspirational quotes: Wise words from famous women

Women in the lime-light have done a LOT more than look good over the years. These famous women have helped change the way the world looks at women - and said some pretty inspirational...

16/06/2015

Mother's Day Gift Guide: 100 Perfect Presents

If you're stuck for ideas on what to buy your mum this Mother's Day then you're in the right place. We've rounded up 100 perfect presents that are sure to make her smile this...

16/06/2015

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16/06/2015

Change is scary but it can also lead to wonderful experiences, moments, and people. Whether it's a new job, relationship, or solo move across the country, learn how to embrace...

16/06/2015

100 Of The Best Quotes To Live Your Life By

It's amazing what the power of a few simple words can do. Starting your day off with an inspiring and enlivening quote can be the difference of going through the motions of any...

16/06/2015

Most powerful women: Girls who rule the world

It's the ultimate girl power list.This week, Forbes released their yearly 'World's 100 most Powerful Women' list, which is chocka with strong women who have made it to the top...

16/06/2015

20 Books That Will Make You A Stronger Woman

These are must-read books that will lift you up, make you feel alive, feed your inner feminist, strengthen your connection to other women, and simply prove how goddamn good female...

16/06/2015

Donna Summer | 31 December 1948 – 17 May 2012

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16/06/2015

The Ultimate To Do List: 100 Things You Must Do Before You Die

Make the first move."Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop to look around for a while, you could miss it." Wise words from Ferris Bueller, and ones we should remember each...

16/06/2015

Witty women we love : Our top 21 funny women

Any of you heard of a show called Girls? How about Miranda? Hang on, stupid question really because obviously OF COURSE YOU HAVE! Recently funny women seem to have been splitting...

16/06/2015

100 Friendship Quotes Every BFF Needs To Hear

Friends. What would we do without them? They are the family we choose and people we make memories that last a lifetime with. The truth is, we'd be lost without them. See our top...

16/06/2015

Happiness Quotes: 100 Ways To Think Yourself Happy

Be happy, it drives people crazy.Isn't that what we are all searching for in life? A little bit more happiness? Well, if you're looking to think yourself positive, it's time to...

16/06/2015

Strong Is Sexy: Serena Williams' Inspiring Message About Body Shaming

Despite her exceptional sporting success and her incredible physique, Serena Williams is still often criticised for her athletic appearance. We know, go figure! But she's here...

Lily Bevan and Sally Phillips Are Creating Fun Female Characters In New Comedy Series 'Talking To Strangers'

Female comedy continues to going from strength to strength but, as Lily Bevan laments, she is tired of playing "The Girlfriend"; atypical, one-dimensional characters created for...

Is This The Best Celeb Comeback Ever? See What Happens When Lorde Calls Out Photoshop Madness

We all know that our obsession with celebrity perfection (aka Photoshop) has gone way too far. But you still never expect stars to call it out. So when Lorde decided to stand...

6 Signs You Need To Find A New Job

Most people don't stay in the same job forever. In fact, switching careers is quite common. If you're dissatisfied at work, it's time to consider a change of direction. But before...

Jamelia is the face of Avon UK’s ‘Shine Light and Speak Out’ against domestic violence campaign

A shocking one in four women suffer from domestic abuse in the UK, which is a statistic that desperately needs changing. In light of this, beauty brand Avon UK and singer-songwriter...

Body language

A warm, persuasive voice and wide-ranging vocabulary aren't all you need to charm your way around people: according to research 55% of communication is transmitted by body language...

Public speaking

Presenting a project in front of your colleagues, a speech at a wedding or chairing a debate at work? Need to address an audience? Don’t panic! Even the best public speakers have...

Reviews and appraisals

More and more companies conduct reviews or appraisals, and these are important dates in your work calendar. It brings manager and employee together once a year to discuss progress...

How to manage conflict at work

Stress, misunderstanding, disagreement, different points of view, rivalry...tension in the workplace is pretty common! Before a situation gets out of control, it’s important to...

Writing a cover letter

Your cover letter introduces you to recruiters and helps them decide whether or not they're interested, so it needs to be perfect. Here’s some advice on writing a convincing cover...

Managing money

Money can't buy you happiness but it can definitely contribute! It's important to know how to manage your money, bills, everyday and unexpected expenses. Here's our guide to avoiding...

Girls rule: Women have more fun with the girls

Girls night out or sofa snuggling with your man? Be honest. We know which one we'd have more fun doing this Saturday night - and we're not alone! Girls rule: Women have more fun...

Registering and voting: everything you need to know

The general election is fast approaching, and 20 April (Tuesday) is the last day to register if you want to vote on 6 May. Not sure how to do register? Can’t remember whether...

Wave goodbye to the WAGs

WAGS - are they good role models? While WAGs appear to be living the dream, it's time to wake up and face reality. WISPs (women who are inspiring, successful and powerful) are...

Fair trade

The term 'fair trade' has been around for several years now: fair trade coffee, clothing, bananas, etc... most of us know a bit about the products but not a lot about the principles...

No nipples please - we're Irish: The Irish Sun bins boobs on Page 3 (sort of)!

In a decision that has shocked us all, The Sun in Ireland has chosen to take out the bare boobs on Page 3. After a lot of campaigning from ‘No More Page 3’, thousands of signatures...

Just one dose of HPV vaccination may be enough

A new study has great implications for women around the world, especially those in developing countries. Just one dose of the HPV vaccine Cervarix could be enough to protect women...

Difficult job interview questions and how to answer them

Waiting for an interview can make anyone nervous. After all, a job interview is arguably the most important part of the hiring process. So, how can you prepare to blow your interv...

Twerk alert: The most sexist music videos of 2013

With the recent release of the 2014 Grammy nominees, it’s hard not to think back on what an amazing year it has been for music. But what kind of year have women in particular...

These Are The Women Inspiring Us In 2016

A good impression can come in a variety of different forms. Perhaps it's a big gesture or a simple act of kindness that make us stop and say, 'You're a good soul." There are plenty...

Is This The Most Misogynist Brand In The World Right Now?

SuitSupply, a Dutch menswear brand is facing a pretty fierce backlash to their uncensored website which basically transforms from shopping site to soft porn site in the click...

OMG! 24 Times Women FREAK OUT (For No Good Reason)

Though we hate to admit it, we ladies do have a penchant for, err, overreacting. Everyone sweats the small stuff sometimes, but as women, there are a MILLION small things that...

How (And Why) To Say No: 11 Reasons Saying No Will Set You Free

It's one of the shortest words in the English language, but it's also one of the most difficult to say. Those two simple letters: N-O. We can't say it to our family, our coworkers...

“I’m who I am; I don’t need a man!” Frozen’s Queen Elsa redefines generations of Disney Princesses

Disney’s new animated film Frozen has been hailed as one of the first Disney princess features where falling in love with a prince was not what saved the day. Instead, Queen Elsa...

The World Sings for Maya Angelou, 1928-2014: Quotes To Remember Her By

Maya Angelou - the singer, author, Nobel Laureate, civil rights activist, filmmaker, and all round phenomenal woman, passed away yesterday at 86, leaving a lasting mark in the...

The Drunk Eater? The Emotional Wreck? 20 Types Of Drunk Every Woman Knows

On a girl's night out it's inevitable that after a few burning shots we're channeling our inner crazy. Whether you're the reckless drunk that plays in traffic, the poorly girl...

Disney Princesses Used In Powerful Rape Awareness Campaign

The fact that over 40% of sexually assaulted minors have been abused by a family member is not a statistic that sits comfortably with anyone. One artist, who was motivated after...

Apple And Facebook Will Pay To Freeze Your Eggs: A Work Perk Or Blatant Manipulation?

Facebook and Apple are plying their female employees with a tempting offer - $20,000 (around £12,000) towards freezing their eggs. The work perk sounds great at first but does...

Emotional Breakdowns, Crippled Feet & A Banging Head? Why Girls Nights Out Are SO Overrated

The thought of washing our hair, strapping on a set of false lashes and dolling ourselves up used to be a happy one. But once you hit your mid-twenties those days are well and...

The Honest Truth About Sugar Daddy Dating By A Professional Sugar Baby

Everyone's heard of Sugar Daddy/Sugar Baby dating but in the US it is becoming trendier than ever, and it might not be exactly what you would expect! Here's everything you wanted...

Have a Happy Blue Monday: How I've Coped With Seasonal Affective Disorder

'Tis the season...to hold back my tears and not surrender to the cold weather blues. I started university in 2007 knowing that I was prone to depression, but I also understood...

The New Faces Of Feminism: The SoFeminine Men Behind The HeForShe Campaign

The men who work at sofeminine may be behind the scenes, but they're also behind the #HeForShe campaign. Following Emma Watson's incredible speech launching the HeForShe campaign...

Time for a sabbatical? How to make the most of a year off

Imagine taking a year off work to do everything on your 'one day' list? Sounds good right? No wonder sabbaticals are tempting more and more professionals. While taking a year...

Campaign aims to boost recruitment of social workers

Sadie Frost, Michelle Ryan and Emilia Fox are among celebrities lending their acting skills to a new campaign aimed at highlighting the role of social workers and boosting recruitment...

Victory for women on banknotes campaign! Jane Austen to be on £10 note

Today, due to the major success of the campaign ‘Bank of England: Keep a woman on English banknotes’ on Change.org, The Bank of England will announce that Jane Austen will be...

Malala Yousafzai: End the Education Emergency

Remember Malala Yousafzai? She’s pretty hard to forget, last year she was the girl who took on the Taliban and, by some form of miracle, won. She’s recently been named as one...

Ireland begins controversial two-week debate on "inhumane" abortion law

It made headlines and sent shockwaves around the world when Savita Halappanavar tragically died in Ireland last October. Just 17 weeks pregnant with her first child, the dentist...

The UK debut of The Conversation set to feature Rita Ora, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Caitlin Moran

Have you heard of The Conversation? Don’t worry if you haven’t because you soon will, as the hit American series is about to come to the UK. The Conversation featured presenter...

New laws to make revenge porn illegal?

Break ups are hard enough as it is, but they’re especially traumatic if you have an angry ex who is gunning for revenge and isn't afraid to share intimate pictures of you with...

How to find a job you love: 6 tips to land your perfect career

Are you fresh out of uni searching for your very first job? Have you been working for the same company for years and just need a career change? Either way, looking for your perfect...

One girl explains sexual objectification in the best way possible. Now we’re angry.

It's a sickening fact but sexual objectification is everywhere. But it's got so bad that most of us don't even realise when it's happening. It's affecting our relationships, our...

If men were women - is THIS how they would feel? French film exposes ingrained sexism

Have you ever wondered what life might be like if men were women and women were men? French director Eleonore Pourrait has created a short film imagining just that. Her film examines...

TV For Girls? ITV Launch New Channel That Caters For What Women Want

Ah that elusive question. What do women want? According to ITV and the launch of their new channel we want nothing more than to watch TOWIE, endless reality TV and be entertained...