Lauren Keene

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These Feminist Cartoons Are The Perfect Antidote To Sexist Internet Garbage

It's hard to last an entire day on the internet without encountering a headline like "21 Ways to Blow His Mind in Bed" or "The Trends Men <i>Really</i> Hate" or perhaps "What is Your Actual Body Type?" Not to be overdramatic, but IT'S ENOUGH ALREADY. No one should ever give their lover a "Randy …

Pugs

14 inspirational quotes from pioneering women

<i>By Mary Scharffenberger and Anna Lemberger</i><p>March is Women’s History Month! Throughout history, women activists have been a source of inspiration and …

Aung San Suu Kyi

In Boston, Street Harassment Is More Than Just Catcalls

"Hey, baby, I like that ass." Nine-year-old Brandie Skorker quickened her pace as she headed to the corner store, penny candy on her mind. The man continued. "Why don't you suck my (<i>expletive</i>)? Ten minutes later, Skorker emerged from the store, clutching her Snickers bar. Her catcaller was waiting …

United States

Stop Policing Women's Bodies

Just about every day, my Facebook feed includes numerous articles about girls' "inappropriate" prom dresses or a high school student suspended for wearing a dress that exposed her knees. A school even sent home an invitation to a sixth grade pool party requiring girls to wear "non-white tee shirts" …

Oh Wow! This Beautiful Song Lifted Me Up! Chris Tomlin Doesn’t Disappoint!

Proper FHB faithhub_belowtitle<p>He answered “I tell you, if these were silent, the very stones would cry out.” – Luke 19:40<p>One of the greatest …

Homelessness

The Different Ways We Can Hear From God

In this video we take part two of our Crank It Up! series and build on last’s week talk from the Parable of the Sower in Luke 8. There are different …

Watch: Here's How To Make Your Own American Flag Cake

0<p>SHARES<p>If you want to make something patriotic for your next birthday party, Fourth of July or Memorial Day cookout, here’s a recipe on how to make …

DIY Plastic Spoon Lamp by Yaroslav Olenev

By day Yaroslav Olenev is a Nuclear Plant Control Syste […]

101 things to do to make this the best summer ever

It’s here! It’s here! Longer days, bon fires, summer vacation (for some), and a season where anything is possible. You might have the summer off from …

'We know that God is able': Student delivers powerful prayer at high school graduation

An Alabama high school graduation delivered a lot more than pomp and circumstance Thursday night when a medical emergency in the audience prompted one of the graduates to take to the podium and offer an extraordinary prayer that has garnered the teen nationwide attention.<p>According to the Trussville …

Faith

Lazy Girl's Summer Beauty Guide

I can admit, summer brings out a case of the beauty laziness in me. Who wants to spend countless hours blow drying their hair and applying a full …

How School Dress Codes Shame Girls and Perpetuate Rape Culture

Some of our most powerful and lasting ideas about the world around us are learned at school. Hard work pays off. Success comes from working together. …

Feminism

11 summer movies to stream on Netflix for Memorial Day

What better way to kick off summer than spending Memorial Day inside and on the couch? From coming-of-age classics to passionate romances, we’ve …

Dry Skin Brushing; 7 Amazing Benefits

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Many people carefully tend to the skin on their face, regularly exfoliating, cleansing, and moisturizing. But when's the last time you …

How I Naturally Healed My Acne-Prone Skin

When I made a drastic lifestyle shift in order to heal some more severe health issues I had, I healed my acne- and wrinkle-prone skin in the process. …

Anyone Can Meditate. Here's How

With so much information out there about the benefits of meditation and tips for how to do it, it can feel like you’re staring out at the endless toothpaste aisle in the pharmacy: Too many choices and no idea where to begin.<p>Ultimately, all of the articles, expert insights and advice about …

Meditation

Morning Meditation

For some months I have returned to a meditation practice, a bum shoulder keeping me from yoga. My teacher's words murmuring to me, "Bring yoga into your life in whatever way you can," I creep downstairs in the dark, huddled into a purple fleece robe, slippers on my feet, and take my place in the …

Yoga

Five Easy Tips on How to Meditate for Beginners

Pao L. Chang, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Meditation is an energy healing art that has great health benefits, but it is often overlooked by most people. Many …

10-Minute Yoga Sequence for Meditation

<i>By Yoga Journal</i><p>Instructions: For a 10-minute practice, do 4 rounds of the following sequence (a round is the sequence practiced on both the right and left sides). In round 1, hold each pose for 30 seconds, or 5-6 breaths. In rounds 2 and 3, hold each pose for 10-12 seconds, or 2 breaths. And in …

Yoga