Posted inTV

Fall TV Preview: ’30 Rock’

Station/time: NBC, Thursdays, 7 p.m. Premiere date: Season 7 premiere, “The Beginning of the End,” Oct. 4 Strong female characters: Liz Lemon (Tina Fey), Jenna Maroney (Jane Krakowski), Cerie (Katrina Bowden), Hazel Wassername (Kristen Schaal), and Angie Jordan (Sherri Shepherd) Why feminist viewers should watch: Because we ladies love to laugh, and after watching for so […]

Posted inPluck

I am exhausted

I have not written a blog post in an eon.  I would like to say that it’s because I’ve been doing something very fancy – taking a cruise on the Mediterranean, going on a national book tour or exploring deep space.  But no such luck. I have just been doing the usual – taking care […]

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Rebel Street Style: Kudzaishe and La-Dreauna – State & Washington / The Loop

I asked these ladies what sprang to mind when I said the word “fashion,” and Kudzaishe’s awesome response? “Ista.” As in, “fashion-ista.” Epic. La-Dreauna on what fashion means to her: “Fashion is a way to express yourself.” Why I love: La-Dreauna and Kudzaishe complement each other perfectly. La-Dreauna is all femininity – black lace dress, […]

Posted inMile-High Club

pee emm ess

Tampons, maxi pads, menstrual cups, that not-so-fresh feeling, blood and girl parts.   (There. Have all the men stopped reading now? OK, good.)   Now that it’s just us girls, let’s talk periods. More specifically, the period before and during our periods when some of us experience a gentle transformation from smart, focused, emotionally stable […]