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Contributors

You Are Good Enough – My Journey Overcoming Addiction & Perfectionism To Love Myself.

You Are Good Enough – My Journey Overcoming Addiction & Perfectionism To Love Myself.

By Crystal Hampton They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So why is that so many of us women can not see the beauty inside ourselves? […]

Celebrities, Contributors

How Demi Lovato’s Journey To Recovery Shows The Reality Of The Opioid Epidemic

How Demi Lovato’s Journey To Recovery Shows The Reality Of The Opioid Epidemic

By Chelsy Ranard On July 24, 2018, Demi Lovato was hospitalized after overdosing in her Hollywood Hills home. Throughout her life in the spotlight, Lovato has opened up about her […]

Contributors, Health

How Emotion Sobriety Played A Role In My Recovery

How Emotion Sobriety Played A Role In My Recovery

By Tricia Moceo It’s no secret that every addict struggles with the foundational inability to shift our thinking and successfully process emotion. The common theme for my upbringing was complete […]

Contributors, Health

My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

By Crystal Hampton In today’s society the demands and expectations of women is often an unattainable goal. This can leave many of us exhausted, feeling depressed, with low self esteem, […]

Entertainment

Director Rebekah Nelson On Making Films About Tough Subject Matters & Her Latest Project ‘The Shoulder’

Director Rebekah Nelson On Making Films About Tough Subject Matters & Her Latest Project ‘The Shoulder’

Right now there is a lot of focus on what is happening behind the scenes in Hollywood and the film industry at large, in the wake of explosive sexual assault […]

Creativity

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

Heather Martin’s ‘Fuchsia Parade’ Novel Shows How Sex & Power Can Become A Cover For Pain

In an era of #MeToo, and the ensuing conversations, author Heather Martin’s new novel ‘Fuchsia Parade: One Woman’s Quest For Sex, Love and Redemption’ reads like a story that could […]

Interviews

‘Piggybank’ Artist Eve Minor Talks To Us About Battling Cancer, Addiction & A Troubled Youth

‘Piggybank’ Artist Eve Minor Talks To Us About Battling Cancer, Addiction & A Troubled Youth

We love supporting up-and-coming artists, especially women who have a story to tell and are using their music to share powerful messages. Eve Minor is one of those women whose […]

Interviews

Female Filmmaker Duo Tackle Eating Disorders & Thinspo Culture In ‘Little Miss Perfect’

Female Filmmaker Duo Tackle Eating Disorders & Thinspo Culture In ‘Little Miss Perfect’

We often talk about the problem Hollywood has with its lack of female directors, female-driven stories on par with that of male-driven stories, and that the big decisions coming from […]

Interviews

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Adoption is a major life-changing issue. When you meet families in the US who have adopted children from other countries (think Angelina Jolie or Madonna) or who adopt interracially, it […]

Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP: How I Turned An Eating Disorder Into My Inspiration

WEEKLY WRAP UP: How I Turned An Eating Disorder Into My Inspiration

Eating disorders are the biggest killer out of all mental illnesses. That is a scary fact. And if you are aware of how common depression and anxiety are, then it […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

A Handbag Line Which Encourages Addiction…For A Cause

A Handbag Line Which Encourages Addiction…For A Cause

Ever been told you have an unhealthy handbag addiction? Well be sure to bookmark this story and share it with ever other addict you know, because you now have a […]

Celebrities, Contributors

“Get Your Sh$T Together!” An Open Letter To Amanda Bynes

“Get Your Sh$T Together!” An Open Letter To Amanda Bynes

By Cami Julaine Dear Amanda, I would start this letter off asking how you’re doing, but I think that’s the problem. You don’t know how you’re feeling or even how […]