Girl on a Mission

“A Woman’s Body Should Not Hold Shame” Jada Pinkett-Smith Likens Human Trafficking To Slavery

“A Woman’s Body Should Not Hold Shame” Jada Pinkett-Smith Likens Human Trafficking To Slavery

Jada Pinkett-Smith is a woman on a mission. She is so passionate about fighting for women’s rights globally and she was a guest on Katie Couric’s talk show to talk […]

January 15, 2013 ×
Meet Miss America’s First Autistic Contestant

Meet Miss America’s First Autistic Contestant

Forget Honey Boo Boo, remember the name Alexis Wineman. The Miss America beauty pageant was held in Las Vegas on Saturday night and was won by Brooklyn native Mallory Hagan. […]

January 14, 2013 ×
Plus Size Blogger Says Focus On Her, Not Her Looks

Plus Size Blogger Says Focus On Her, Not Her Looks

Blogging is like chocolate. Everyone wants it, wants a piece of it and we can’t get enough. But how do you create a blog or content that other people will […]

January 10, 2013 ×
Inspirational 10 Year Old Honors Her Late Father’s Wishes on Christmas Day

Inspirational 10 Year Old Honors Her Late Father’s Wishes on Christmas Day

Christmas is that time of the year when we all want to spend it with family, friends and those we love. Being selfish is a justified trait during the season […]

January 1, 2013 ×
US Honors Student, Musician And Self-Confessed “Geek” Wins Miss Universe!

US Honors Student, Musician And Self-Confessed “Geek” Wins Miss Universe!

Olivia Culpo last night was crowned Miss Universe 2012. It is the first time since 1997 that a US girl has taken the title (Brooke Lee won it back then). […]

December 20, 2012 ×
Nashville Musician & Grammy Camp Alum Pens Touching Tribute Song For Sandy Hook Victims

Nashville Musician & Grammy Camp Alum Pens Touching Tribute Song For Sandy Hook Victims

Christina Jamra is a musician based in Nashville, and is also part of the Grammy In The Schools organization, attending their camps as an up and coming muso. We love […]

December 20, 2012 ×
Ann Curry Prompts America To Random Acts Of Kindness In Honor Of Sandy Hook

Ann Curry Prompts America To Random Acts Of Kindness In Honor Of Sandy Hook

NBC anchor Ann Curry has copped a lot of flack in the press especially over her Today Show firing. But ever true to her journalist person, meaning it’s not about […]

December 19, 2012 ×
Brazilian Teen Blogger Uses Social Media To Expose Problems Within Her School

Brazilian Teen Blogger Uses Social Media To Expose Problems Within Her School

Remember the name Isadora Faber, as she may very well be a future Brazilian president in a few decades (or less!). The 13 year old from Santa Catarina is just […]

December 19, 2012 ×
Teen Girl Launches ‘Modesty Club’ In An Attempt To Ban Skimpy School Outfits

Teen Girl Launches ‘Modesty Club’ In An Attempt To Ban Skimpy School Outfits

Saige Hatch is a 15 year old high school student from South Pasadena High School in California who is a girl on a mission (pictured in the middle). She is […]

December 7, 2012 ×
‘Next’ Clothing Hires Burns Victim To Model At UK Store Opening

‘Next’ Clothing Hires Burns Victim To Model At UK Store Opening

Labonya Siddiqui, 21, has created a stir in the UK for fashion retail giant, Next. The label chose her to walk down the runway at its new store opening in […]

December 6, 2012 ×
CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

Every year CNN holds their ‘Heroes Awards’ and every year they find the most incredible people doing wonderful things in the world. It does make me wonder why these stories […]

December 3, 2012 ×
Military Women Fighting The Pentagon’s Ban On Females In Combat Roles

Military Women Fighting The Pentagon’s Ban On Females In Combat Roles

Major Mary Jennings Hegar (pictured below) is one of 4 military servicewomen who are suing the Pentagon who has banned women from direct combat jobs. She is a Purple Heart […]

November 28, 2012 ×
Two Cheerleaders Shave Their Heads During A Game In Solidarity For Coach Suffering With Cancer

Two Cheerleaders Shave Their Heads During A Game In Solidarity For Coach Suffering With Cancer

Two cheerleaders for the Indianapolis Colts NFL team have done something no cheerleader has ever done on a football field before: shave their heads in front of tens of thousands […]

November 27, 2012 ×
World’s Best Female Chess Player Broke Records At 15 As The Youngest Grandmaster Ever!

World’s Best Female Chess Player Broke Records At 15 As The Youngest Grandmaster Ever!

Her name is Judit Polgar, and she is now 36. But she is also the only woman in the Top 100 chess players in the world, and reached the Top […]

November 22, 2012 ×
Disabled British Girl Defies Doctors To Become A Walking Miracle

Disabled British Girl Defies Doctors To Become A Walking Miracle

Kayleigh Kirkham 25, is one amazing Brit chick from West Yorkshire who had me captivated the very first time I saw one of her youtube videos. You just look into […]

November 20, 2012 ×