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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 palm of your hand, allowing victims to ask for help without actually having to utter a word...
2015/09/16
Video Shows How Clueless Men Really Are When It Comes To Pads And Tampons
In a video that is both hilarious and a little depressing, we watch four men attempt to explain the form and function of various feminine hygiene products. We're talking tampons and maxi pads.
2015/09/14
Blogger Argues Fat People Deserve To Be Shamed. Internet Goes Mental
We're sure when Nicole Arbour made a video mocking fat people, she expected a bit of blacklash - but this? Bad move Nicole, just such a bad move.
2015/09/08
Could This Be The Answer To Every Nutella Addict's Prayers?
If the constant theft of your delicious, sacred Nutella is causing rifts between you and your housemates and/or family members and/or cat, there is finally an answer to your problems! No longer will you reach for your Nutella to find to jar half full and full of crumbs...
2015/09/03
This Girl's Tattoo Makes A Powerful Point About Depression
Bekah Miles is a student who was diagnosed with depression a year ago, and is beginning to open up vital discussion about depression by sharing snaps of her tattoo - a tribute to her condition which reads 'I'm fine' to anyone reading it normally, but 'save me" from Bekah's perspective...
2015/09/01
9 Simple Ways To De-Stress At Your Desk
We all have stress at work at one point or another. For some, it’s mild and inconsequential. For others it can have more serious effects, such as triggering health issues like anxiety, physical ticks and skin irritations...
2015/08/26
Plus Size Model Tess Holliday Urges Users To Boycott Fat-Shaming Facebook Page
If fat-shaming, body-slamming internet trolls make you lose your sh*t then you probably shouldn't read on, unless you have a large bottle of vino to hand. Project Harpoon, we're with Tess Holliday on...
2015/08/21
This Period-Shaming Ad Is Everything That's Wrong With The World
Congrats guys! You've managed to body-shame and period-shame 50% of the world's population in under 2 minutes flat. If we didn't have a heavy flow and a raging mood swing before, this advert ought to do it...
2015/08/20
This Woman Documented Her Stay At A Modern Mental Hospital And The Photographs Are Extremely Moving
We all have an image that we associate with mental hospitals but how much do you really know about what really happens to the people living there? Photographer Laura Hospes documented her own personal experiences of life inside one and with her raw...
2015/08/19
'I'm Proud To Be Different' This Teen Shut Down Bullies By Learning To Embrace Her Birthmarks
After years of constant bullying and negativity surrounding her rare condition, a teenage girl has finally come to love the skin she's in. Ciera Swaringen, 19, North Carolina, is embracing her unique appearance, one birthmark at a time...
2015/08/19
Plus-Size Model Denise Bidot On Why Curves Don't Make You Unhealthy
It might be impossible for some people to get their heads around the idea, BUT curvy girls are healthy too. They work out, they eat green and lean, they put their backs into it and yet plus size beauty Denise Bidot still finds herself defending her body shape on a daily basis...
2015/08/13
Elderly Lady Stands Up To Slut-Shamer On Tube And Becomes Our New Favourite Person
If there’s one thing we love more than feisty ladies, it’s when they’re super old. So when a sweary OAP comes to the aid of her fellow female tube passenger who’s been publicly shamed by a stuffy middle-aged guy in a suit, we know we've found our new girl crush...
2015/08/11
You're Annoying As Hell But I Still Love You! 30 Things ONLY Sisters Will Understand
There's nothing quite like having a sister. After all, it's like having your very own ready made BFF. The double wardrobe, the (brutally honest) insults and the fights that only last, what, like five minutes? A sisterly bond is unique but it's pretty hard to explain...
2015/07/31
10 Simple Steps To CV Success Straight From The Recruiter's Mouth
There comes a time in one’s life where you must reevaluate everything: your taste in music, your taste in men, your fashion sense, your job. Sometimes your dream job may feel as difficult to come by as your dream man, but the perfect job could be one step closer to being yours with a top-notch CV...
2015/07/27
WTF Instagram's Ban On #Curvy Is Wrong On So Many Levels
We hold our hands up, we are out and out Instagram addicts, but since we found out that they're banning #curvy our feel good Friday mood is no more. We can't even!
2015/07/17
17 Things You Should Never Say To A Dog Lover
If you tend to think that your dog is better than most people, you already know that they are one of the family. So when other people who don't know any better (or, dare we say it, cat lovers *shudder*) say anything negative about our pet pooches...
2015/07/17
This Body Confidence Campaign Gets It SO Right!
This new body confidence campaign epitomises what body confidence is all about. That underneath all the fat jibes, the name calling or the makeup shaming, there's actually something far more important on the inside...
2015/07/15
Why This Is The Only Way Women Should Respond To A Fat-Shaming Tinder Date
The perfectly average Tinder date. We've all been there. The type where you have an evening of pleasantries but nothing that'll make you give up Netflix anytime soon. But imagine if you then got a follow...
2015/07/09
15 Things Canadian Women Do (That Their Boyfriends Never Suspect!)
There are things we do – or think – that we have difficulty confessing to our better half. In fact, it's best that they remain private! After all, we have the right to our secret garden, do we not?
2015/07/06
18 Signs You've Found Your Best Friend Forever
We communicate everything, without uttering a word. We share our secrets and our pasts. We are always there for one another; through good times and bad ... In short, a best friend is indispensable! Here are 18 signs that prove that she is really your soul mate...
2015/07/06
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