You’ve probably heard about the recent theft and the following distribution of many celebrities’ (including Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and Kirsten Dunst) private nude photos. You may have heard the hacking referred to as a “scandal,” although the term “scandal” generally means the celebrity has done something wrong. There’s nothing morally wrong about taking nude photos. It’s 2014, people, … [Read more...] about The Sex Crime That Isn’t a Crime: On Revenge Porn
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There are a few things girls with dry skin will tell you: It is really difficult to find skin care that doesn’t burn Powder makeup is something dreams are made of. Basically, we can only use it while prancing on cotton candy clouds at 3 in the morning Flaky skin will happen and it’s not cute We’re tired of only using cream blushes and bronzers So many things can have an effect on our … [Read more...] about How to Care for Your Face: Helping Your Dry Skin
I believe any ambitious and successful person would tell you that to accomplish your dreams and goals, you need all that you’ve been told and then some. And then there's an intelligent and wary handful who say you need passion. I say you’ll need that more than anything else. What’s a life dream if there’s no passion in it? You could be a manager of a fast food restaurant if that’s your wish, … [Read more...] about Millennial Mindset: Why Passion is Necessary in Life
What does beauty mean to you? Is beauty flawless skin, white teeth, and un-chipped nails? Is it a fit body draped in chic clothing? Or is it simply feeling better about living in your own skin? What if I said you could eat your way to all of those things? You wouldn't believe me, right? "I have to EAT and I can be beautiful? Psh. Whatever." We are taught from a young age as girls to not over … [Read more...] about 5 Super Foods You Should Eat to be Beautiful
One of the things we deal with in relationships is the fact that our significant other had relationships before us and will, possibly, have more after. It's easy to fall into the trap of hating these exes, of behaving in a way that seems to in no way resemble who you really are. For me, this volatile relationship is representative of the harmful acts women can commit against one another. But it … [Read more...] about Relationship Problems: Does His Ex Have to Be Your Enemy?
The American education system doesn’t seem to make teaching second languages a priority. Why should it, when English is spoken around the world? But being bilingual gives you a variety of advantages over those who only speak one language. I've taken French for three years at the university level and my studies have been hugely rewarding. Here’s why it is definitely worth putting in the effort to … [Read more...] about 6 Reasons to Learn a Second Language
"Boys are good at math; girls are just better at reading.” You’ve most likely heard someone say this, or even said it yourself. A common stereotype in our society is that each gender is more apt towards certain skill sets. This is a consistent stereotype; it begins in elementary school and continues throughout life, and the repercussions are probably affecting you more than you know. The reason I … [Read more...] about Girls Are Just Better at Reading: Debunking the Stereotype
Heidi Siefkas is an author and adventurer. Originally from small-town Wisconsin, she lives in Kauai and also calls South Florida and the Midwest home. Heidi is currently crafting a sequel to her memoir, When All Balls Drop, embracing both her wanderlust and love of writing by documenting her many travels. You can connect with Heidi at www.heidisiefkas.com, Facebook, and Twitter. Can you share … [Read more...] about Q&A with Author and Adventurer Heidi Siefkas
Thinking about pursuing an MBA degree? So what if you are a working mother and cannot take out time from your family and job schedule. Online MBA courses are nowadays best options to take your career to a great height. Read on to get enlightened on this… Every woman is unique in her own ways. The skill to manage children, family, and job together already makes her a perfect manager. The world … [Read more...] about Scope of Online MBA for Working Women
Fashion is all about execution, much like interior design. In the same way you wouldn’t wear clashing colours or multiple prints (we hope!) you wouldn’t implement these sartorial sins in your home either. Floral feature walls supported by contrasting floral cushions, rugs and wall art are putting you on course for an interior disaster and probably a migraine! Your clothing and living space might … [Read more...] about Fashionable Interior – Do Your Walls Match the Runways?
An extended family member of mine has somehow managed to meet a ludicrously large amount of people in her lifetime (and she is only in her 30s). Not only does she strike up conversations, but she connects with the majority of people she meets. As a result, she has befriended many interesting people of all ages, upholds friendships from across the country, dates fascinating men, and succeeds in her … [Read more...] about How to be Likable