New Podcast Discoveries: Female Hosts Volume 2

    Empowerment, Career

    May was a month of discovery when it came to podcasts. I discovered so many new shows that are quickly becoming some of my favorites and most of them have female hosts! The best part is that each of them are so incredibly different and I love how they highlight nuances of the female experience. Check out my latest favorite discoveries!

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    I Am American [GUEST POST]

    Empowerment, Opinion

    It's Independence Day here in the United States of America! For today's post I knew I wanted it to be about what it means to be an American. Then I realized with the political and cultural climate here these days that I wanted to highlight a very special story of someone who spent over a decade in the US before deciding to become a US citizen. Today, I share the story of my very own mom.

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    Feminist Book List: Summer Edition

    Empowerment, Lifestyle

    Summer is here and the parks are the perfect place to lay out in the grass and enjoy a good book. Here in NYC my favorite spots (in Manhattan) are Central Park and Bryant Park (which is conventiently right next to the New York Public Library!) . Grab yourself a delicious summer drink while your eyes and mind feast on my latest Feminist Book List: Summer Edition.

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    9 Mistakes I've Made with my Feminism

    Empowerment, Opinion

    I've come a long way since I proclaimed myself as a feminist. Or, put another way, since I discovered I was feminist. I would consider myself a bad feminist because in that self-awareness and learning, I've made mistakes. I've made assumptions due to my frustrations and biases. The unlearning is just beginning, but I hope these mistakes I share will help you on your journey to self-empowerment.

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