Auntie Heroes – This week’s roundup of fierce, fearless women

Women who defy conventions, shake up the status quo and succeed on their own terms? We call them Auntie Heroes and here are some standouts for this week. Gabby and her Girls, Baller Babes:  Congrats to The University of Connecticut women’s basketball team for winning its record-setting  100th consecutive game on Monday night. They haven’t lost a game since November 2014 (in … Read More

AV Gift Guide: Irresistible prezzies on the cheap

Morgan and I have collaborated on the first ever AV Gift guide, our 10 festive favorites to give (or get.) And because we know lists are long but budgets are tight this time of year, we’ve made sure everything is $40 or less. Way less. Practically free. That’s our gift to you. For the cat lady in training: Gama-Go Kitty Egg Mold A good … Read More

Warsan Shire: The unexpected gift of Lemonade

Morgan shares her newfound love for the poetry of Warsan Shire and what it means to her.    Beyonce’s Lemonade gave me all the feels for a lot of reasons. If you’ve ever gone through a bad breakup, been cheated on or desperately needed to draw strength from your tribe, you know what I’m talking about. But Bey’s visual album … Read More

Movies to Inspire Your Inner #Girlboss

If your idea of being a #girlboss was inspired by coat-tossing, back-stabbing Miranda Priestly or the bending and snapping Elle Woods, it’s time to expand your horizons. There are so many nuances to female leaders, from the challenges we face (only 10.6% of all employer firms are women-owned) to the equalities we’re constantly fighting for (gender pay gap, anyone?), ain’t nobody … Read More