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Banana Pancakes? Watching Old Films? 20 Things To Do On A Lazy Sunday
We love days like these; feet up, hair down and not a care in the world. Sometimes it's the simple things in life that make the biggest difference to our happiness. Ladies, if you truly want a day of rest, make it a lazy Sunday...
2014/05/30
Beating Cancer Never Looked So Beautiful: How Henna Helps Patients Cope With Hair Loss
No one needs me to re-hash old tropes of how horrific battling cancer is; it goes without saying. What I can do, is bring your attention to the messages of hope and comfort that are out there. This group of Henna artists are truly inspirational...
2014/05/30
10 Feminist Icons That Didn't Stand For Sexist Bullsh*t
It’s hard out here for a feminist, ain’t it? The second you utter the F-word to someone who has a toddler’s understanding of what the movement means, you’re immediately asked, “So, do you, like, hate men?” Ugh...
2014/05/24
The Most Awesome Bikini Body Shots We've Ever Seen. And It's NOT What You're Thinking
The swimwear industry is full of tiny thongs, itty bitty tops, and strings of fabric that barely cover a woman's nipples. However, those swimsuits are made for a very specific type of body; a body that's thin, tall, and model-esque...
2014/05/23
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 we can freak out over: our makeup, our hair, our clothes, our relationships, our jobs, our TV obsessions...
2014/05/19
The Emily Letts Effect: Why We Need More Positive Abortion Stories
Emily Letts documented her abortion and nearly broke the Internet. The responses that followed proved that despite abortion being a common, safe, and relatively quick procedure, people are afraid to talk about it or misunderstand it...
2014/05/19
This Woman Has A Message About Body Image And You Need To Listen
If we asked you to describe your body in one word, would it be positive? When Tanya Brumfitt asked 100 women in this video to do the same, almost every single response she got was negative. But instead of everyone getting down about it, this should serve as a wake up call...
2014/05/16
BFF Break Up: How To Dump Your Girlfriends As Painlessly As Possible
It can be extremely difficult to let girlfriends go. Are you even supposed to? Can't you just talk and work it out? While we hate to sound like cynics, sometimes the best solution is to cut your losses and keep on truckin'...
2014/05/10
From the Office to the Pole: Confessions Of A Part-Time Stripper
A.A. Jones works at a corporate job. What she does and where it's located, she won't say. Why? Because she works as a stripper too, entertaining newbies and regulars, including one who flies down every few months just to catch her show...
2014/04/29
10 Work 'Mistakes' That Make You BETTER At Your Job
Little mistakes are unavoidable at work. Coffee will be spilled and words will be misspelled. But there are some workplace behaviors you might think are wrong, but are actually crucial to making you better at your job...
2014/04/28
What Is 'The Public Rape Experiment' And Why Is Everyone Hating On It?
Yousef Erakat is a YouTuber who video tapes some hysterical pranks and experiments for his channel, FouseyTUBE. He also uses his craft to raise awareness for some tough issues, like sexism and rape culture...
2014/04/24
This Is The World's Toughest Job But Someone You Know Is Already Doing It
Unlimited hours a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. There are no breaks and it's all legal. You can eat your lunch but only when the associate is finished eating his lunch. If you already have a life, you'll need to give it up...
2014/04/16
How To Deal With Being Laid Off: 7 Ways To Keep Moving Forward
Being laid off is not cool for anyone, but sadly it's an unfortunate part of life in a struggling economy. Unlike getting fired, being laid off has nothing to do with your competency, so don't let it keep you from finding a new position and excelling at it...
2014/04/15
20 Things Everyone Needs to Know to Survive Coachella
Coachella is one of the most exciting music festivals of the year, and it's kicking off this weekend! It's all going down in the sunny city of Indio, California. If you're trekking it to the big event this weekend, you better go prepared...
2014/04/11
Why Every Woman Should Feel Comfortable In Her Own Skin
"Beauty is a state of mind." That is the message of Dove's new viral advertisement. They invited women to try out their new, revolutionary Beauty Patch, and over the course of two weeks, those women experienced...
2014/04/11
12 Of The Most Scandalous Ad Campaigns Of All Time
Perhaps a sign of marketing genius is being able to spark conversation and leave an indelible impression on potential consumers. But is it possible for companies and magazines to push boundaries so far they actually cross the line? We believe so...
2014/04/11
Stunning Photo Series of Breast Cancer Survivors
According to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in Canada. The invasive procedures used to treat it completely transform a woman's body into a new kind of grace that challenges today's idea of what beauty looks like...
2014/04/11
Inside The Mind of The Human Barbie: 5 WTF Moments From Her GQ Interview
In this day and age of shock antics, we've found ourselves desensitized to most of the wacky behaviour of attention seekers. However, Valeria Lukyanova's (a.k.a. The Human Barbie) GQ interview not only caught our eye, it's now burned into our minds...
2014/04/08
How To Make A Comeback After Being Fired
Getting fired from a job can bring up a whole host of feelings, namely shame and doubt about your skills. Fear over the future eventually sets in too. “How am I going to pay rent?” and “What will my parents say?” are questions that will continue to plague you until you find something new...
2014/04/03
Degrassi Grad, Andrea Lewis, Is Taking the Lead
Andrea Lewis received the opportunity of a lifetime when she was offered a recurring role on Canada’s Degrassi: The Next Generation. The show was a hit but Lewis didn't have a chance to shine as brightly as her costars...
2014/04/01
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