• August 22, 2016

    Too fat for TV?!

    Last Wednesday, the Egyptian Radio and Television Union (ERTU) suspended 8 of its female news anchors for being overweight. Local media reported that ERTU gave the women one month to lose weight (with paid leave) and said they could return to work when they had an “appropriate appearance”. (Photo Credit: https://goo.gl/sq2Ads) Female anchors were the only ones removed from their posts, which […]

  • August 21, 2016

    Top 7: 10 Rules for success videos

    So this weekend I came across this AMAZING YouTube account that I had to share with you. As I write this post now I have spent the last 7 hours watching these videos (there are over 3,000 on this account). Evan Carmichael, has a channel dedicated to self development by sharing video montage’s of some […]

  • August 18, 2016

    7 Fashionistas to follow on Instagram

    The Autumn/Winter season is nearly upon us, which for most of us means its time to update our wardrobe. Here are 7 women whose style can inspire your Winter Wardrobe: 1. Aleali May (@alealimay) This young blogger has a great knack for using her entire body to sculpt and create shapes with clothing. Her style […]

  • August 17, 2016

    3 reasons why you need to start lifting weights

    If you go into just about any mixed-sex gym, you will usually find a clear divide between the men in the weights room, and the women dominating the cardio machines. Cardio is seen as the safe area, as we know what we’re doing, and the machine tells us exactly how many calories we’re burning. It’s […]

  • August 11, 2016

    Cosmo’s Jennifer Savin shares her style

    Jennifer Savin is the Junior Writer at Cosmopolitan – a job many of us would covet – and she’s got the wardrobe to go with it. Here she shares her favourite pieces, the best places to shop, and a genius idea for wearing swimsuits…

  • August 10, 2016

    Rio 2016 Olympic Games: A homage to female athletes

    To mark the start of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, I’m taking a look at the struggle for gender equality in sports. The Olympic Games are renowned for celebrating diversity, and promoting mutual respect amongst different cultures. Indeed, the Games are a fantastic showcase for peaceful rivalry amongst nations through sports competitions. This […]

  • August 5, 2016

    7 dresses for this year’s wedding season

    So we’re currently knee deep in this year wedding season and The Bridal Guide says rather than recreating weddings from social media, brides are choosing their own style. Now it’s never a good thing to outshine the bride, but making your own entrance won’t go a miss. Get ready for seven guest dresses to be […]

  • July 31, 2016

    Are you #nomakeup or #teammakeup?

    As I’m sure you saw, last month Alicia Keys declared her #nomakeup movement. She’s vowed to stop covering up with makeup in a bid to grow in confidence and feel empowered. In an open letter to Lennyletter.com, Alicia noted that she was tired of the ‘constant judgement of women’ in an attempt to look perfect. […]