vəˈräɡō/: a woman of strength or spirit; a female warrior.

INSPIRATION

How To Swing Into Autumn On The Cheap

If you’re anything like me, seeing folks running around in sweatshirts and utility jackets is usually a harbinger of my seasonal effective disorder. Many of us didn’t go to tropical resorts this past summer, so we’re probably feeling a little cheated. That said, there’s a bunch of ways to celebrate the last of these warm nights while welcoming that new …

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Five Quick And Easy Self-Confidence Boosters

Virago Magazine

Five Quick And Easy Self-Confidence Boosters Oh, if I were 21 again; that adage of youth being wasted on the young—well…sure it’s cliché, but I would probably trade youth for wisdom. So many of us wish we had the self-knowledge of ten years ago and the same stamina to stay up three nights in a row. I remember pulling all-nighters …

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How Pink And Alessia Cara Are Shifting Beauty Standards In The Music Industry

Pink and Alessia Cara At The VMAS

I can’t remember the last time I watched an awards show where I wasn’t at least 70 percent disappointed by lack of substance. Let’s face it, awards shows, especially of late, haven’t been noted for using their platforms to elucidate political issues. But in this era of post political Trumpism, were are media saturated. All of the ugly forces are …

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Solar Eclipse Slated To Bring The Love

Solar Eclipse 2017

Many of us have been pondering the instabilities of the planet and the political climate lately. An absolutely abysmal presidential cabinet, KKK rallies and counter protests have our heads spinning. With all of these shifts going on, it’s nice to gaze up at the stars and count your blessings. I took astronomy in college. I wasn’t all the interested at …

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How Getting Good Sleep & Cutting Back On Coffee Helped My Mood

No one wants to admit that sleep is probably the most crucial part of living. It’s true though. Scientists have proven that you can go three times longer without food than you can without sleep. But in this “grind or die” culture, sleep is the first thing to go. Lack of sleep is easily justified by chugging down copious amounts …

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