Retire! Dance! Die! But First, Pass the Chocolate: Boomers According to Google

November 22, 2014 by Roz Warren

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Are boomers evil? . . . doomed? . . . or simply the most selfish generation ever?

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Fashion Friday: Hostess Gifts

November 21, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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Here’s a quartet of hostess gifts guaranteed to reflect your thoughtfulness and express your gratitude for a well-executed gathering. They are all meant to give your hostess some much-deserved moments of indulgence.

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Molly Fisk: The Red and the Gray

November 15, 2014 by Molly Fisk

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By Molly Fisk

When you go snorkeling, Sarah says, there are millions of incredible fish, including parrotfish, in all those same amazing parrot colors. And among the parrotfish, there’s a gray one, with a red tail! “You can’t think the universe lacks a sense of humor when you come across something like this. What other reason could there be?”

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Fashion Friday: Covetable iPhone Accessories

November 14, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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The new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are, we think, much more women-friendly. Most of us carry our phones in purses, anyway—so all the chatter about the iPhone’s larger size being incompatible with jean and pant pockets is meant for the guys.

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Fashion Profiles: Janet Hill Talbert

November 7, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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Many of “Women’s Voices” readers have begged to know more about the jewelry designer Janet Hill Talbert and her line, On This Rock Jewelry. Here, we share with you her story and our favorite picks from her collection.

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Molly Fisk: On Spending Daylight

November 1, 2014 by Molly Fisk

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By Molly Fisk

Having the sun come up again so early throws my nervous system back into midsummer. Even though the woodstove is warm and there’s frost on my office roof, I’m awash in early-August optimism.

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Today Is World Vegan Day. So Why Aren’t I a Vegan?

November 1, 2014 by Roz Warren

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By Roz Warren

You wake up in the morning and vow: Today is the day! I’m really going to do this thing. You stay Plant Strong, Just Saying No to the many non-vegan choices that are offered to you. Then, one too-tempting nibble of this or tiny taste of that and—bam!—you’re merely a vegetarian. Or, worse, a carnivore.

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The Art of Fashion: Must-See Exhibits This Season

October 31, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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Now that we’ve equipped you from head to toe with the proper fall attire—the Fall Boot, the Fall Coat, and the Red Shoe—and added to your Fall Fashion Book List, it’s time sto venture outdoors all geared up and ready to investigate the incredible lineup of must-see exhibits for the season.

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I Climbed a Mountain: The Good, the Bad, and the ‘Oh My Goodness!’

October 28, 2014 by Eleanore Wells

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By Eleanore Wells

Can something be awesome and horrible at the same time? Apparently, because that’s what this was for me. I really hated the climbing part; it was much, much tougher than many of us imagined it would be. But it was more awesome than it was horrible.

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COMPLEXION, Part II: Retinoids, “Wrinkle-Fillers,” Exfoliating, and More

October 27, 2014 by Anetta Reszko, M.D., Ph.D.

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By Anetta Reszko, M.D., Ph.D.

Recently, “Women’s Voices for Change” asked New York–based dermatologist/dermatologic surgeon Anetta Reszko, M.D., Ph.D., a member of our Medical Advisory Board, to develop a three-part series on skin care for women over 40. Here’s Part II of her series—COMPLEXION: Beyond the Basics.

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Too Female for Comfort; or, How a Woman Becomes “the Other”

October 25, 2014 by Roz Warren

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By Roz Warren

In which a passenger on an El Al flight from New York refuses to be seated next to a woman. To give a religious reason for the refusal, writes the woman affected, “doesn’t excuse the insult.”

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Fashion Friday: Fall Boots

October 24, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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From classic flats to the season’s trend-setting over-the-knee boots to the new-found appreciation for suede as a change of pace from leather, and to a refreshing take on fall colors that includes reds and blues, feast your eyes on fall’s five most covetable casual styles.

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Molly Fisk: On Being Fat

October 18, 2014 by Molly Fisk

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By Molly Fisk

Fat is ranked at the bottom of our culture’s—pardon me—food chain, below wife-beaters, child molesters, and ax murderers. It’s insane.

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The Fall Fashion Book List: Memoirs of Women of Style and Grit

October 17, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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This fall is gearing up to be an exciting season in the book world—and upcoming books by and about some of the most influential and game-changing women in fashion promise to be especially engrossing.

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Falling in Love with Paris in the Fall

October 14, 2014 by Tish Jett

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By Tish Jett

The city comes alive when the weather turns sparkly crisp. With the sun high and bright, a shimmery light makes everything glitter with an almost palpable excitement. It’s impossible to explain—it’s in the air, it’s electric, it’s irresistible.

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