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F-Bomb Mixtapes: Songs For Mom

Mother’s Day is this weekend and thought it would be fun to put together a playlist for mom. We’re all over the board…from loving mom to her telling us to knock you out to all of the hardships she had to endure for us. A

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#WCW: Katharine Graham

The first #wcw for May is Katharine Graham (1917-2001). She became the publisher of the Washington Post, her family newspaper, after the suicide of her husband.  In 1972, she became the first female CEO of a Fortune 500 Company.  Under her tenure, the Post became

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Best Of: Reflections of Motherhood: Year One

In honor of Mother’s Day this weekend, we’re sharing some of our favorite posts on mothers and motherhood.  “Reflections of Motherhood:  Year One” was originally published February and has been a fan favorite. My daughter turns one year old today. I’ve sat down often to

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Best Of: Mothering My Mother

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re sharing some of our “Best Of” stories pertaining to motherhood. “Mothering My Mother” was originally published November 2014. My mother is ridiculously strong willed. She moved from Germany to the US when she was 21, and when the man

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In The News With Amy

The Very Strange Life of Nepal’s Child Goddess Oklahoma Court Rules Forced Oral Sex Isn’t Rape If The Victim is Unconscious Cthulhu Sex Toys! Cindy Sherman Takes On Aging (Her Own) The Mardi Gras Indian Of ‘Lemonade’

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#WCW: Virginia Newcomb

We’re closing out #WCW for April with a badass actress, producer, filmmaker, and unexpected front woman, Virginia Newcomb.  Currently making the festival circuit is her latest short film, a female war drama, Three Fingers.  The film has already gathered a handful of festival attention and

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A Letter To My Childhood Heart…

To the child who couldn’t understand and always felt that no one noticed. You did life on your own.  You’re the one whose hand was never taken, or maybe you pushed the invitation away unknowingly expressing the undeserving belief you never knew you had. How

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Music: Beyonce’s Lemonade

Have you watched Beyonce’s Lemonade yet? It’s a visual journey through every stage of love, betrayal, hurt, anger, and forgiveness. It’s the album we all wish we could have written for that relationship at some point in our lives.