This month we’re celebrating Women’s History Month. Check back here every day for a new quote penned by @JusticeFergie. If you pin/share the images, please credit the source. :-)
“Don’t mistake politeness for lack of strength.” – Sonia Sotomayor
“There’s no greater gift you can give or receive than to honor your calling. It’s what you were born to do.” – Oprah
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead
“There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help other women.” – Madeleine Albright
“I have the right to speak up.” ~ Malala Yousafzai
“Focus on something outside of yourself. Devote a slice of your energies towards making the world suck less every week.” ~Shonda Rhimes
Want to know what’s happening in our community, on television and in feminism? Our Murder, Munchies and Money round up this week is the perfect place to start. Dive right in and see what’s going on.
Blogalicious Weekend conference sponsor and supporter, Mabel’s Labels celebrated their 12th birthday on Monday. In celebration they are offering 40% all month on their products. Be sure to follow their social media channels for birthday contest giveaways.
Did you catch that suspenseful 2-hour “How To Get Away With Murder” finale? Even if you missed a couple of episodes, the frequent flash back scenes will get you all caught up. Now we have to wait 6 months to find out who killed Rebecca! Aja Naomi who plays ‘Michaela’ dishes on behind-the-scenes thoughts on the finale.
Lenten season is here and if you’re tired of the same ole’ fish dish on Fridays, @ModernMami shares a delicious Ensalada de Bacalao Salad recipe she ate frequently as a kid. Doesn’t this meal look amazing? The best part is that its nutritious and healthy, so you health conscious folks can enjoy a guilt free meal!
Ladies, how many of you wince and cower when it comes to negotiating your salary for a new gig or sponsored content? Studies show that women are less likely to negotiate for a higher salary for many different reasons, but the biggest reason being most women haven’t been taught to ask for more! Miko Brzezinski is launching the “Know Your Value” conference series in several major cities. She’s on a mission to “help women remove those barriers and stop leaving money on the table.” This kind of empowerment is just what hard working women need!