What My Children Have Taught Me About Courage

Growing up, I thought that having courage meant doing big, daring and heroic things. I thought it was the kind of things that you watch superheroes do in movies. Yet, the older I get and the longer I am a mother, the more I see that courage is in the small, often everyday choices we […]

Transition: How to Leave a Good Thing Gracefully

Ever since I was a kid, I longed for adulthood. As a little girl, I politely declined swinging on the monkey bars with the other kindergarteners, opting to converse with the teachers. I played “school” with my dolls, imagining what it would be like to call the shots—to teach instead of being taught. In middle […]

The Best Plus-Size Pieces From the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate commission, at no cost to you. We only recommend products we genuinely love. Source: Jordan McDonnell for The Everygirl I spent a really long part of my life getting frustrated over fashion. Nothing […]

Independence Day and the Ongoing Road to Freedom

Fireworks exploding dimly Colors splashing silently Against the midnight blue sky I stay inside heart broken and awry I want to celebrate you today—I do Even if you haven’t always loved me too Celebration for liberation I cannot feel For I need space within myself to heal Land of the free, home of the brave […]

How to Start and Grow a Business

Starting and growing a business is a deeply gratifying experience. Your business is a reflection of your unique gifts and experience—a contribution that no one else can make to the world. However, it’s not always easy. Throughout several years of running a custom jewelry studio and coaching purpose-driven entrepreneurs, I’ve grown and been stretched more […]

20 Products To Boost Your Mood Instantly When You’re Feeling Down

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate commission, at no cost to you. We only recommend products we genuinely love. Source: Polina Tankilevitch | Pexels We talk a lot about ways to boost your mood because having a random bad […]

How to Style Casual Dresses This Summer

The Everygirl’s product selections are curated by the editorial team. If you buy something through our links, we may earn an affiliate commission, at no cost to you. We only recommend products we genuinely love. Source: @meganrunionmcr I’m a very strong believer that casual dresses make the perfect summer uniform. They’re easy to throw on (only […]

5 Super Simple Vegetarian Trader Joe’s Recipes

Source: Danielle Moss for The Everygirl I will shout it from the rooftops until the end of time: Trader Joe’s is the best grocery store to exist. It’s affordable, fairly accessible, and packed full of delicious options to stock your fridge and pantry. I’ve been shopping there regularly since my adulthood began, so as someone […]

How to Write a Resume With Little or Irrelevant Experience

When it comes down to it, the resume is your greatest marketing tool—it highlights your skills and expertise and shows potential employers why you’re the best fit for their organization. So, needless to say, writing the perfect resume can be a challenge. But, what if you’re just starting out and have very little experience under […]

How to Eat More Vegetables (Without Just Eating Salads)

Source: Blue Apron It’s the topic you’ve pondered since your mom tried to bribe you to eat broccoli when you were a kid: how to eat more vegetables. We all know that spinach, red peppers, and Brussels sprouts are good for us, but what’s a girl to do when spicy vodka pasta exists in the […]