When We Feel Safe

By | 2016-11-26T16:37:04+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Events, Featured Author, Opinion, Top Stories, Women and Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When we feel safe, we trust. I no longer feel safe. My country doesn’t look like the country that I believed it was and I am mourning. Hot tears are always close and I am not a woman who cries easily.

Thanksgiving Origins: Myths and Facts

By | 2016-11-25T08:14:41+00:00 November 19th, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Events, Family, Food & Drink, Holidays, Women and Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is the time of year when the week of Thanksgiving truly eases us from fall into winter. Thanksgiving this year is on November 24, 2016, on the fourth Thursday in November. It's a day of gratitude and giving thanks for Americans, and coincides with the changing of the seasons from autumn to winter.

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Burned Turkey and Lumpy Gravy? My Un-traditional Family Thanksgiving Away From Home

By | 2016-11-22T12:09:32+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Featured Author, Food & Drink, Holidays, Top Stories Headline, Travel, Women and Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Last November, my husband and I met my parents in Mérida, Mexico for an “Away From Home” Thanksgiving holiday. The multi-generational trip was delightful.

Girl Power: Female Anti-poaching Unit Tackles Wildlife Poaching in Africa

By | 2016-11-22T12:10:26+00:00 November 4th, 2016|Categories: Environment, Featured Author, Nature, Popular, Science, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Illegal poaching in Africa has decimated wildlife such as rhino and elephant, which are targeted for their horns and tusks respectively. These items are smuggled to Asia, where they fetch high prices on the black market. Now a specially trained anti-poaching unit — the Black Mambas — comprised almost entirely of women, is taking the poachers head on, with remarkable success in the area in which they operate.

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The Great Yoga Pants Debate

By | 2016-11-02T12:26:54+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Featured Author, Fitness, Health & Wellness, Opinion, Style, Top Stories Headline|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Into the ongoing discussion about what women should be allowed to wear comes the yoga pant. The snug and body-skimming pant is causing all sorts of ruckus. Whether or not it’s appropriate for women to wear them in public is an issue of increasingly heated debate.

The Making of an Exceptional Dining Experience: Stephanie Rastetter, Chef

By | 2016-11-01T16:39:47+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Categories: Business & Finance, Culture & Life, Food & Drink, Pryme Spotlight, Women and Business, Women and Small Business, Women Entrepreneurs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

For Stephanie Rastetter, proprietor and chef of Water Street Bistro, excellence is not a word, but a creed. She can make even the most ordinary dish extraordinary. Her philosophy: she prepares food not only for the love of cooking but for more generous goals of community and sharing.

Caramel Apples Recipe for #NationalCaramelApple Day

By | 2016-10-31T12:20:09+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Food & Drink, Top Stories Headline|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Appropriately, it's Halloween, which means it's also #NationalCaramelAppleDay! Making Caramel Apples is really simple, and we wanted to share our favorite recipe with you.

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Top 10 Movies to Watch for in 2017

By | 2016-11-02T13:16:31+00:00 October 30th, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Lists, Movies & Film, Review, Review Headline, Top Stories, Women and Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

While the trend of reboots and sequels will continue next year, you can also look forward a slate of original films you’ll actually want to see. Here is our list of the top 10 films to look forward to in 2017.

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The Remarkable History of Halloween: Unique Origins of a Favorite Festival

By | 2016-11-02T13:31:55+00:00 October 29th, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Family, Featured Author, Holidays, Women and Culture, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Ah, Halloween – my favorite day of the year. Halloween marks the transition between the light of fall and the darkness of winter, between the plenty of the fall harvest and the scarcity of winter, the transition between life and death. Halloween has become one of the most beloved holidays in American culture. Rooted in ancient lore, traditions and beliefs, it's origins and history go deep.

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