Strong Women

Lessons From Thai Women - Feminine AND Strong

Jenny Garrett | Posted 24.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jenny Garrett

My journey began with a flight from London to Doha, Doha to Bangkok and finally Bangkok to Chiang Mai. The pilot (or captain) of this third flight was a woman; I was equally surprised and delighted when I heard her dulcet tones welcome us over the speaker system. Women in Thailand were not limited to being cabin crew, they could fly planes too!

Courageous Work Against Trafficking in Nepal

Ulrika Lorenz | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK
Ulrika Lorenz

There are people who show more courage than others, those that do not give up when they encounter setbacks, but fight on for a higher purpose. Durga G...

Why I Enjoy Arrogance

Anna Fraser | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Anna Fraser

How about we start to see arrogance as a strength? How about we flip arrogance on its head for a second - I think that arrogance is much like beauty: It's entirely in the eye of its beholder. I say this because I know for a fact that my own 35 year old arrogance (self assured confidence) is often taken in one of two ways ...

Female and Single: Yes, We're Fine.

Ellen Nguyen | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Ellen Nguyen

This is us. The modern day independent women. We really don't care how people might judge us based on our dating history. That's their problem, not ours. We're not sorry for being single, for only having had short-term relationships. This is our life. This is our choice. This is what happens to us.

Why Pyjamas Are the New Skinny Jeans

Emily-Jane Clark | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Parents
Emily-Jane Clark

Strong is the new pretty. Not giving a shit is the new beauty. Eye bags are the new black. So wriggle out of those tiny jeans, throw out the frilly thongs and embrace the glory that is comfort clothing!

The Weak and the Strong

Jo Haigh | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK
Jo Haigh

Being strong sadly means I cannot tolerate weakness in others. This is a poor trait and inconsiderate at best but it's no good pretending otherwise. If I can be strong I just can't understand why you can't be the same.

Poorna Bell

'None Of Us Know How Strong We Are Until Tested' | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

"My entire life story is written on my face," says TV presenter and ex-model Katie Piper, "which made small talk on first dates a bit difficult." ...

Poorna Bell

International Women's Day 2014: HuffPost UK Editors Pick The Women To Watch | Poorna Bell | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With news that women outnumber men for the first time on the NYE honours list, we're confident that this year will finish on a high. We asked the ...

Female Electrician Faces Sexism For Being 'Too Pretty'

SWNS | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Has someone actually managed to create a DeLorean that travels back in time a la Marty McFly-style? Surely that's the only explanation for a femal...

Poorna Bell

Blue Rinse? These Older Ladies Are More Likely To Buy DMs And Mini Skirts | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Why is the C4 documentary Fabulous Fashionistas (which celebrated a collection of older women who defy the stereotype of what they should look, act an...

Is the Future a World Run by Strong Women With Weaker Men?

Endeavour Press | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Endeavour Press

More and more women are choosing not to have children because they realise that motherhood and career ambition are often incompatible. Any kind of work/life balance requires paying other women to do the housework and look after the children