Why Empowered Women are Choosing to Remain Childless + other Weekly Discoveries
Why women are deciding not to have children, photoshopped images, what 100 years of magazine covers tells us, and more…
Hope you’re having a great summer! We really love this particular roundup because it’s all about being an empowered woman, and thinking about how we’re viewed and our choices, as women. Let us know your thoughts below!
100 Years Of Magazine Covers
An interesting look at how the image of women put forth by the media has changed over the years… and what it says about how our culture sees women.
270 Reasons Women Choose Not To Have Children
The Huffington Post and YouGov asked 124 women why they choose to be childfree. Their motivations ranged from preferring their current lifestyles (64 percent) to prioritizing their careers (9 percent). Check out their many reasons here.
She Gets What She Wants: 20 Things Every Girl Boss Knows To Be True
“#19. The better you are, the more haters you’ll have. People will be jealous of your talent and your girl boss attitude. Ignore anyone that makes you feel any less than the badass b*tch that you are. Remember, you represent something they want, and they’re giving you slack for it. Use it as a reason to work harder.”
What Our Responses to Photoshopped Images Really Say About Us
We might be OK with a little Photoshop, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t affect us.
We are all part of a global community, and in that spirit we take each Friday to spread the love to others who’ve inspired us. In our Friday series, we feature the most interesting articles, a must-watch video and the most inspirational quote we discovered this week. Please #ShareTheLove with your friends, spread the love and enjoy your day! As always, we’d love to hear your thoughts below.