• Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

    Barbie: Stepping Out in a Whole New Body

    Throughout her tenure as one of America’s most iconic dolls, Barbie has exhibited great versatility in her hairstyles, outfits, and professions. However, in one important area she has not...
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  • Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

    Walking Strong into the New Year

    So…2015 will soon come to a close. As I look forward to a new year, I often reflect on the past 12 months to consider what I have learned,...
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  • Friday, November 13th, 2015

    Apology or Amends?

    In the new Bloomingdale’s 2015 holiday catalog an advertisement depicts a lecherous man peering at a woman with the caption: “Spike your best friend’s egg nog when they’re not...
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  • Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

    Cosmetic Surgery Hits a New Low

    Are women in our society ever “good enough” just as they are? Evidently not. Breast implants, liposuction, tummy tucks, face lifts, butt enhancements, fillers, Botox, fat sucked out of...
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  • Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

    Say No to the “J” Word

    Ellen Leanse, Apple and Google alum, recently posted a commentary on the word “just.” She illustrated how often, and in what contexts, women utilize and rely on this word....
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  • Monday, June 1st, 2015

    My Story is Your Story

    Motherhood immediately changed my perception of many previously held beliefs. For example, I quickly learned that sleep has far more value than money, showering every other day is reasonable,...
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  • Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

    The French Government Has Got My Vote

    People talk endlessly about fashion models – how they are far too skinny and serve as an unrealistic example of what women should look like, which of course, is...
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