Lifestyle

10 Gift Ideas For A Foodie

November 19, 2012

For the past few months the ladies of the Curvy Girl Guide have scoured the web for amazing gift ideas so you don’t have to. Our crack team of shoppers have been out scavenging online stores, looking for the best gift ideas to share with you! From resin moose heads to handmade artwork to laboratory-grade […]

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Removing “Retarded” From Our Vocabulary

October 31, 2012

I began working at my current company a little over 2 months ago. Part of my job is to go from office to office filling in when other people are on vacation or taking a sick day. This means I see other peoples’ patients each day and work with different therapists day in and day […]

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10 Favorite Adult Halloween Costumes

October 19, 2012

It’s the time of year to be whatever and whoever you want. Dress up as something scary, silly, or sexy – it’s the only time you can do it, and nobody will judge you for it! I’ll admit, I’m usually the kind of girl to wait until the very last minute (like, en route to […]

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Can Women Have It All?

October 10, 2012

It’s the ubiquitous, age-old question that I have avoided answering for years. A cliché offshoot of the feminist movement, “having it all” was another way we yelled I am woman, hear me roar. The reason I avoided the question is because it implies an assumption that there is one universal definition to all women of […]

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10 Kids Halloween Costumes We Love

October 5, 2012

Fall is officially here and Halloween is just around the corner. Tricks. Treats. And lots of costumes. I love seeing the little kids dressed in their costumes parading down the street on Halloween night. They look so adorable waddling up to the door and eeking out a “trick or treat” with their goodie bag in […]

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The Abortion Decision

October 4, 2012

Abortion is a constitutionally protected right in this country. Whether you are on one side of the aisle or the other, short of overturning Roe v. Wade, this will not be changing. However, in 1992, the High Court allowed states to enact to their own restrictions.  Recently, specifically in a heated election year where women’s rights […]

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Weekend Getaway: Our Guide to Hidden Gem Hotels

September 28, 2012

In an effort to make your next weekend (or weeklong) getaway a little better, we’ve tested, asked and researched to find you the top hidden gems around the world- hotels that you are happy to come back to at the end of the day, no matter how gorgeous your destination.

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Thanks, Dad

September 27, 2012

I am, without a doubt, a daddy’s girl. Not the sort that sits on his lap and manipulates him into letting me go on an unsupervised ski vacation with only my college-aged boyfriend–he’s too smart for that anyway. More like the kind that just absolutely adores her father, loves spending time with him, and would, […]

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Spirit Week Bullying?

September 21, 2012

If you are reading this, chances are you’ve probably either been the victim of a bully or was a bully at some point in your life. We carry around those scars, even to this day. But, even with all we know, the ugly ramifications splashed across the news and social media, this continues to be […]

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Must Reads For Teens & Young Adults

August 29, 2012

The range of books available for teens may be the widest since Gutenberg invented the printing press. From Harry Potter to Twilight to The Hunger Games, young adult and teen-centric books are an ever-expanding genre. And it’s not just teens who are reading these books. Adults are reading books for teens not only because we […]

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