What Would You TeachHer? Join #womenslives for #TeachHer Week, June 15-19

Girls' access to education around the world goes beyond the classroom. From June 15 through June 19, join us as we look at the education of women and girls as part of our #womenslives collaboration with Public Radio International, and our commitment to make a difference by reporting news about women around the world. ...more

6 Ways to Network Like a Lobbyist

Silicon Valley is home to more than a million inhabitants and numerous startups popping up every day.  It is often said the key to success in this valley is to meet the right person. The right person for funding your start up or that perfect engineer to complete your team.  We call this networking. Image Credit: Geoffrey Franklin via Flickr...more
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From One Old Gal to Another: Thank You Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner's Vanity Fair photos made me feel fabulous. I love that she's 65. I love that in transitioning to being out as a woman, she went for broke. I love the message of power and controlling one's destiny. I love her hair and her look and her obvious decision not to hold any part of her dream in reserve. Image via: Vanity Fair...more
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Be Classy and Happy With These 11 Thank You Cards

The introduction of emailing, texting, and social media in general has made written notes and cards almost forgotten. Now you can send an invitation online or ask for a RSVP via email and text, but how do you say thank you?...more
Thank you ladies!  I love sending thank you cards out.  I think a handwritten note is so much ...more

Vogue in the 1950s: what it was like?

Women wanted soft silhouettes and plenty of fabrics after a poor wartime clothes. They wanted to become elegant once again after World War II.  Thenadays an ideal woman should have a thin "waspish" waist, sloping shoulders, elevated chest and curvy rounded hips....more

Helping Nepali widows regain their footing

Ahead of International Widows Day, we shine a spotlight on efforts to help female-headed households overcome challenges in post-earthquake Nepal. ...more

When Celebrities Stand on the Soapbox…

Celebrities. The public tends to flock to whatever their celebrity idol considers en vogue, be it clothing, a diet or a new hairstyle. But what happens when that new trend is a philanthropic cause? Without a doubt, the likes of Beyoncé, Cedric the Entertainer and Alicia Keys have been largely well received for their stance on major social issues and personal dedication to their causes. However, not all celebrities have stood on quite so sturdy a soapbox, leading many to question the merit of the cause they represent. So, let’s explore the hotly contested issue of celebrity advocacy....more

What Would You TeachHer? Join #womenslives for #TeachHer Week, June 15-19

Girls' access to education around the world goes beyond the classroom. From June 15 through June 19, join us as we look at the education of women and girls as part of our #womenslives collaboration with Public Radio International, and our commitment to make a difference by reporting news about women around the world. ...more

Heart Healers

Want to help heal some kids hearts? ...more

6 Ways to Network Like a Lobbyist

Silicon Valley is home to more than a million inhabitants and numerous startups popping up every day.  It is often said the key to success in this valley is to meet the right person. The right person for funding your start up or that perfect engineer to complete your team.  We call this networking. Image Credit: Geoffrey Franklin via Flickr...more
Any other tips especially for Blogher15?more

From One Old Gal to Another: Thank You Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner's Vanity Fair photos made me feel fabulous. I love that she's 65. I love that in transitioning to being out as a woman, she went for broke. I love the message of power and controlling one's destiny. I love her hair and her look and her obvious decision not to hold any part of her dream in reserve. Image via: Vanity Fair...more
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