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Author: Melissa Carter

There may now be some debate about what THE toy for Christmas will be this year, because LEGO has announced they are releasing the Women of NASA LEGO set November 1st! It includes the astronauts Sally Ride and Mae Jemison, the astronomer Nancy Grace Roman, and the computer...

It's not a new article, but still an important one.  Several reporters interviewed international women of distinction and captured their views on being a woman in their professional realms.  The list of these prominent figures include Nobel Prize winner Leyman Gbowee, filmmaker Ava DuVernay, and...

[caption id="attachment_459" align="aligncenter" width="300"] courtesy of TodayTix[/caption] Nicole Silverberg is a TV writer and provided The Guardian with this list of ways men can treat women better: Talk to your friend who is “kind of a creep” at work. Don’t talk over women. If you are...

Entrepreneur Virginia Nava Hieger changed her career path to help others find their inner gift.  In doing so, she not only changed the direction of her career but also helped others find a more fulfilling experience in their own. "When I decided to become an entrepreneur,"...

A website called HalloweenCostumes.com got a lot of backlash when they started selling an Anne Frank Halloween costume. The costume is for girls, and it includes a long sleeve blue dress, a brown shoulder bag, and a green beret.  And look below at the kid who's modeling...

Hurricane Maria caused devastation in Puerto Rico, yet relief efforts for the American island seem to be hindered.  Activist and Puerto Rican native Aida Perez Flamm recently returned to Puerto Rico to see her mother, who she was unable to contact after the storm.  Aida...

Marylou Harris says illness was the key to her health.  The holistic health coach blames every day products in her home for compromising her thyroid.  Once she dedicated time to cleansing her home and her body, Marylou says the transformation was undeniable.  She joined "She...

Connie Lacy spent much of her career as a news reporter.  Utilizing that research she left broadcasting to write her Shade Ring Trilogy, a fast-paced adventure about a young woman who must dig deep for strength as she faces one obstacle after another – whether it’s...