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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

Amy Winehouse 1983-2011

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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

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

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

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

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

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

10 Simple Steps To CV Success Straight From The Recruiter's Mouth

There comes a time in one’s life when you must reevaluate everything: your taste in music, your taste in men, your fashion sense, your job. Sometimes your dream job may feel as...

#GirlfriendGratitude: 11 Reasons To Be Thankful For Your Woman

Ladies, it’s International Women’s Day today so what better time to let your man know just how special you are to him? After all, you know guys aren't into all that mushy stuff...

A Conversation About Humanity With "Still Alice" Writer Lisa Genova

If you have not experienced the Oscar buzz that is Still Alice, you are missing something big. The best-selling novel by Lisa Genova has had huge success with its award-winning...

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...

31 Ways You WILL Change In Your Twenties

Your 20s are undoubtedly a defining part of your life. You're mature enough to wanna get your sh*t together but still young enough to get away with slacking (only just). From...

Cannes Film Festival Makes Its Most Sexist Move Yet

With the Cannes Film Festival currently underway, many guests of the event are in uproar after word spread that numerous women attending were denied entry into the screening of...

Watch What Happens When You Ask A Bunch Of Young Boys To Slap A Pretty Girl

The folks over in Italy decided to join the dialogue on violence against women with an interesting new viral video. They stop young boys ages 6-10 on the street and introduce...

Is The Victoria's Secret 'Perfect Body' Campaign Sending The Wrong Message To Women?

While most of the world is gossiping about whether or not Suki Waterhouse will model in the Victoria's Secret annual fashion show, they might be missing something a lot more jarring...

20 Life Hacks To Make Your Paycheck Last All Month

Always find yourself running dry just a week after payday? Splurge days, impulse buys and zero management over your funds - sounds all too familiar, right? Don't fret, transforming...

The 10 Things You Need To Know About The Gender Gap

So the World Economic Forum (WEF) just released their annual report on the status of the gender gap globally. They look at a variety of factors that indicate how much access women...

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...

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...

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...

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...

10 Badass Cartoon Characters Who'd Be Feminists In Real Life

Spinelli. Lisa Simpson. Jane Lane. Those names will probably ring a bell for '90s girls who grew up with Saturday morning cartoons, but turns out there was a whole lot more to...

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...

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...

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...

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...

'Cellulite Saturday' Is The New Body-positive Instagram Trend Calling Bullsh*t On Beauty Ideals

Smother yourself in X cream, do Y butt-toning exercise - As women, we're constantly promised we can (and should) banish cellulite forever with this miracle cream or that foolproof...

Next Time You Compare Yourself To an Instagram Bod, Remember This

​It’s no urban myth most social-media users facilitate various online platforms to promote an edited version of their everyday lives. Not-so-humble brags clutter Instagram and...

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...

Why Crying At Work Isn't A Big Deal From Someone Who Knows

Lena Dunham and Gloria Steinem recently came out as office criers in this week's Lenny Letter, making women all over the world rejoice and sing 'It's my office and I'll cry if...

This Guy Rocks A Pink Tutu To Support His Cancer-suffering Wife & It's Brilliant

When Bob Carey's wife was diagnosed with cancer in 2003, he wanted to find a way to support his wife whilst also making people laugh. For him, The Tutu Project was the perfect...

This Girl Shames Disgusting Online Creeps In The Best Way

How do you deal with a decade of sexist and racial abuse from trolls, fetishists and general sleazebags? You publicly shame them, that's what. High five to the girl with the violin...

Black Dot Campaign Gives New Hope For Victims Of Domestic Abuse

This campaign made by an unknown survivor of domestic abuse has raised awareness on the subject of emotional, physical and sexual violence by drawing a small black dot on the...

People Are Tearing Down Gender Stereotypes With The #MasculinitySoFragile Hashtag

The #MasculinitySoFragile hashtag is trending on Twitter, and it's brilliant. The hashtag highlights the downsides and pitfalls of toxic masculinity, and aims to prove that expressing...

This Powerful Photo Series Shows The Raw Suffering Of Sexual Assault Survivors

Convicted sex offender Brock Turner was released from prison earlier this week after having served just three months of his six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious...

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...

WikiHow Taught Me How To Be A Good Feminist

Today is International Women's Day. It's a day to celebrate women, our achievements, and everything we stand for. It's about standing up for feminism. But what is feminism, what...

Model Rejected By Agent Because of Her Hips Becomes Face of Global Lingerie Brand

Iskra Lawrence is a woman we love. With over 1 million Instagram followers, she celebrates her incredible curves and inspires fans everywhere with her undoctored images and the...

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...

What This Husband Wrote About His Wife's Work As A Trauma Nurse Is Incredible

Bobby Wesson had an incredible response after posting a picture of his wife cuddling their toddler on Facebook along with an explanation about his wife's experiences as a trauma nurse...

This Victoria's Secret Photoshop Fail Might Be The Worst Yet

It's not the first and it probably won't be the last time the Victoria's Secrets photoshop team screws up. The brand is known for its liberal use of airbrushing but this time...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

15 Reasons Staying In Beats Going Out

Tired of hitting the bar? Sick of your fave dish at your fave restaurant? Then it might be time to buckle down and spend some quality time at home. It's not as bad as you think it is...