Marrying young hastens inevitable for author

As a child, I always planned on being married by the time I turned 25. My grandmothers were married at 18 and 21, my mother was 25, and my aunts were between the ages of 18 and 26. It was kind of a normal thing to me – getting married young and hopefully having my... Continue Reading →


Barbie’s new body is a step in the right direction, but is it enough?

Barbie has a new friend and she’s changing the body image game. Mattel, the company behind the mega-popular doll franchise, unveiled the newest addition to their collection at Glamour’s Women of the Year awards on Nov. 14. The doll is a one-of-a-kind item, modelled after popular plus-size model, Ashley Graham. Graham, who is best known... Continue Reading →

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