Dive into these 5 Netflix shows with strong female characters

If you’re looking for a new show to watch on Netflix, look no further! These 5 shows available on Netflix have dynamic and smart female characters…and pretty amazing plots too. 1. Drop Dead Diva  Follow Jane Bingham as she navigates the world of law… and love. There’s just one twist. She’s a supermodel who died and woke up…

Forget fall trends, have these staples

This fall, don’t feel pressured to grab every new item off the rack and try the latest trend. Instead, have a few staple pieces you feel awesome in. Here’s what we recommend. A pair of comfy jeans  A pair of black leggings  For the lazy days. Make sure they’re not see-through A light sweater you…

M.I.A. talks about not selling out, staying true to herself

M.I.A. is one of the baddest girls on the block – her rhymes are always laced with real political messages. In a recent interview with The New York Times, she talked about how staying true to herself is the most important thing. “Everybody else is praised and had No. 1 hits. They got to buy…

A body-positive fashion campaign you’ll love

While the fashion world is finally becoming more inclusive, highlighting women of all backgrounds and shapes – “plus size” and “straight size” models are rarely in the same campaigns together. One campaign called the All Woman Project wants to change that. The campaign was started by models and body-positive activists Charli Howard and Clementine Desseaux….

Dior gets its first female creative director

It’s about time, right? Fashion icon Maria Grazia Chiuri will spearhead the fashion line’s creative endeavors, leaving her post at Valentino, according to recent post on Dior’s Instagram.   The fashion industry is often branded as a “woman’s arena” few ladies actually run the show. While visionaries like Coco Chanel, Miuccia Prada and Donatella Versace defined…

Amy Schumer’s comedy is brilliant … and makes a point

Amy Schumer is real. Her humor is crude. And the takeaways are spot-on. Here are 7 episodes of her series Inside Amy Schumer that are as clever as they are funny. There’s no use in us explaining it – see for yourself. 1. On makeup: 2. On hating: 3. On diets: 4. On confidence: 5. On age: 6. On TV…

13 hype songs that are also empowering

Do you. (while dancing) 1. J.Lo and her friends turn the music industry on its head with this video. 2. When you need a reminder from Bey. 3. Baby I got me, and that’s all I need. 4. Demi gets it. 5. She doesn’t need saving. 6. And she don’t need anybody else. 7. A…