Category: Feminism

Choosing Pain With Purpose

One of the first “big” fights I had with my husband regarding our daughter was over whether or not we should have her ears pierced. She was less than a year old that time. Having a girl’s ears pierced at that age, in the grand scheme of things, isn’t that big of a deal. The…

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How Being A Mom Turned Me Into An Activist

“I’m too old for this sh*t.” Every once in a while, there’s a campaign or a project that makes me question why on Earth I agreed to become an activist. Why now,  in my 30s when I full-time career, a job, and I’m studying for my social media specialist certification. Why not when I was…

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What I Learned From My Daughter About Facing Bullies

I was waiting with my husband for our daughter to get home from school. When her school service stopped outside our house, I saw our daughter stepping out of the van. As she was grabbing her bag and saying her goodbyes, I saw a little girl shout at our daughter and tell her that she’s…

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