Empowerment

Ruth-A-Nize Us!

Thanks to our friends Robbie and Susan, the creators of Mypheme, the "tell it like it is" site that helps nurture our sense of humor, we just met Ruth. This 81 year old defies the laws of gravity and biology... she can hold a plank position for over 60 seconds, looks decades younger than she is and puts most younger women to shame....
Pajama Project Kids

Pajama Party! Celebrating a Decade of Giving Back.

With almost 25% of America's children living in poverty and half a million living in shelters or foster care, there is more of a need than ever to provide these children with something as simple as a pair of pajamas, a book and a memory that they too can treasure- and one woman's effort is doing just that. Genevieve Piturro is the Founder and Executive Director of Pajama Program, a non-profit organization that works to provide books and bedclothes to children - infants to teenagers - who live in shelters and group homes. ...
The 'Hood Series

The ‘Hood Series: Embracing Aunthood

Forty seven percent of American women through age 44 are childless. That's up from 35 percent in 1976. All reasons this generation of women are not bearing children at the same rate their mothers did are valid. Melanie Notkin, America's foremost expert on modern aunthood, is the founder of Savvy Auntie, the first online community dedicated to aunts, and the go-to resource for the Savvy Auntie lifestyle. ...