Bay Area babe who works in biotech by day and indulges in creative endeavors by night. My likes include traveling, spending time with my family and friends, writing, and eating good food. Plus, I always strut like I mean it!
I am a half Pakistani, North Carolina Born, Oklahoma Raised woman. I work as a human sexuality research and teaching assistant. I also hold down a boring corporate job to pay my bills, but it's just part of the hustle. I've given myself a deadline of June 2017 to relocate. I do not know where I'm going, but I'm hungry so I will probably stop to grab food first.
Enthusiast of tacos, lover of vinyl, gazer of stars, and mama of three little girls under six, Leisse Wilcox is a family lifestyle writer with a background in education and marketing. With a heart worn proudly on her sleeve, Leisse can be found balancing her time between laughing so hard that it hurts, daydreaming about an A frame cabin in the woods, sharing many dinners and drinks with a tight circle of friends, and loving her three little girlies to the moon and back.
Krystle Chappell is a Bay Area native who loves reality TV, liking cute dogs on Instagram, and taking naps.A grad of UC Santa Barbara, she studied English and Japanese and has continued her pursuit of knowledge by constantly reading everything she can get her hands on. Her hobbies include listening to Japanese and Korean pop music, cheering on the Golden State Warriors, and baking cakes and cookies.
JEN BROWN (OLENICZAK) is the Founder and Artistic Director of The Engaging Educator. Through EE, her pedagogical approach of Improv as Continuing Education has reached over 25,000 people – all non-actors! Since 2012, Jen has given three TEDx Talks on the power of Improv and grown EE to three locations in NYC, Winston-Salem, NC, and LA.
Personal Twitter: @JenOleniczakCompany Twitter: @TheEngagingEd
Rachel Reva is the founder of 'Life on Her Terms' - a success coaching business for ambitious women who want to up-level their life and career. Originally from Georgia, Rachel currently lives in London with her Australian husband, When she isn’t writing, coaching or stalking Oprah, she is planning her next European holiday. You can follow her on instagram or join her private FB group for awesome women who are ready to live life on their terms.
Hi, I'm Sophia Alves. healthandbeautybay.com is where you can find me - my passion is living a full,healthy life and being as beautiful as you can be! I'd love it if you hopped on over andsaid hello :-)
Nikki NashNikki Nash is the founder of The Badass Coaches Club - a success coaching business designed to help women build a business they're MADLY in love with and create their first six figures. Forever a Jersey Girl at heart, Nikki currently bounces between California, New York, and Europe to visit friends, work with clients, and explore. When she isn't creating content, coaching, or spending time with loved ones, she's reading or playing card games on her phone. To connect, follow her on instagram or join her private FB group.
Brigitte evansBrigitte Evans is a Cosmetic Skin Care Consultant and a writer from Australia, with a sweet tooth for makeup and everything sparkly. When she is not drooling over the next big thing in the beauty industry, she reads mystery novels and makes plans for her next trip. She is the proud aunt of Sophie, age 3, who has rounded her Chanel lipstick, but she loves her anyway.
Facebook: Brigitte Evans
God. Family. Storyteller
I’m Khushi Giri from India. Here is something to know about me. I am carefree yet concerned, quirky yet bold and sarcastic yet solemn and sometimes punny with complete pun intended. I love dogs and reading, and reading about dogs.
Claire Hastings is a wanderer and a writer. She writes as long as she can remember, and she is very passionate about fashion, running, other cultures, and her cat.
Isabel F. William
Consultant and lover of literature and philosophy. She believes that sometimes it is just enough to enjoy a really good book, smooth jazz and a cup of coffee to travel somewhere else.
Scarlet grattonScarlet is a passionate writer, interested in fashion, lifestyle, and health. She loves traveling, you could say that she is a real travel addict, especially when she has a chance to visit some exotic destinations. She would tell you that inspiration can be found in the most unexpected places.
Facebook: Scarlet Gratton
I am British by birth, Jamaican at heart and my passion lies in writing poetry. As a self-love enthusiast, when life challenges threaten me; I write to empower me, and share my words to empower you. I am currently working on a novel and aim to complete it before the end of this year. If I am not writing, I am either sleeping, eating, grinding or chilling with my squad.
Wife and a mother of two, I'm a Wyoming born Utahan that thrives on books, writing, and coffee (seriously, my blood is probably 50% classic roast). I'm a believer in the hustle, and a lover of love. Life is hard, but that doesn't mean it can't be sweet and full of rainbows.
Olivia is psychologist and entrepreneur from Brisbane. Mother of two beautiful children and proud owner of two silly boxer dogs, Teo and Mia. She is passionate about writing and always inspiring her readers to be clever in their lives. Her motto is “Be the change you want to see in the world”.
Twitter: @OliviaWJones1Facebook: olivia.williamsjones
Paola F Bidinelli
Writer, dramaturg and painter. I grew up near the sea, in my beautiful country of Italy. Recently, I moved to Boston. Both as an artist and representative for international community organizations and foundations supporting diversity and integration, I work on my mission projects: Life can be mute. Never allow it! and Bring to Life, slogans that take inspiration by my target choice constantly focused on topics such as marginality and discomfort. I'm a public speaker for Ludonation, a LLC humanitarian organization who provides support for international students and refugees, a performing artist for cultural events, poet for The dreaming machine, and a literary advisor for Arts of Gospel. I like traveling and relating to other cultures. I love my family and the values of respect and integrity
heather LinHi Slayers! I've been living in New York City long enough to understand those urges to nom on cheesy pizza slices and more! Eating out with friends is also important to me, and I take great pride in out-eating the biggest guy at the table, leaving no crumb behind! So, how am I able to enjoy life while "on a diet"? I'll share more entertaining stories and ideas on how to stay motivated on SoSheSlays!
Go check out: TheHerbivoreWarrior.com
Being a Bay Area native and semi New Yorker, I've always experienced the best of both worlds. However, attending Sarah Lawrence College expanded my worldview and intensified my work ethic even more. Transitioning from a career in public relations to social media strategy, provided the exciting oppportunity to bring digital media campaigns into fruition for high profiled clients as well as exploring the interconnectivity of culture and communication through social media to garner brand extension and awareness.
As my passion project, Werque by Dominique Brielle is solely dedicated to helping every millennial woman that aspires to be successful, by sharing my story and journey while providing tips to slay consistently, live fabulously, and werque like a boss. I want to inspire you to live your best life!
Based in the UK I am a qualified Hair & Makeup artist with a passion for photography and a background in marketing and communications.
I am completely obsessed with Los Angeles, Tom Hardy and makeup products. One day I hope to move to America and fulfil my career dreams!!!
Instagram: @Rebecca_Suree www.rebeccasureemua.com
Samantha Braddy is beauty writer at High Style Life magazine. Samantha has an unhealthy adoration for fashion, beauty and health, so she combined her passions to write about them.
Georgia Selih is author @highstylife.com. By nature an artist, by profession a journalist. An irreparable print lover who is enjoying this hot digital affair.
North Carolina based wife and mother of three. Lover of food with a sweet tooth! Madly in love and always ready for adventure. With interest in all things family, travel, parenting, marriage and recipes. Balancing family life and the knowing the importance of a healthy self. I look forward to sharing pieces of my life with you! Additionally, I have a background in clinical research which is something that I can do and it doesn't feel like work. Instagram: @ashrose51590
Samantha Rodgers and Jenna ElizabethHosts of The Healthy Fix Podcast
I’m a big fan of reading and writing, which works out well, considering where we are right now. I was born on 11/11 which should mean something. Idk, my tarot cards like to play tricks on me.
Tell your dog I said hi.
A 20-something year old feminist, with a passion for mental health, human rights, and living her best life, who is trying to find her place in the universe. She is a force of nature and tends to overuse commas.
I'm a California girl living my biggest dreams in NYC. Design is my life, favorite food is fried chicken, and am constantly inspired by my sisters. Hopefully one day, I'll get to meet my fav rapper Cardi B.
Tieara is everyone’s favorite quintessential millennial and a lifestyle writer who writes for ambitious girls determined to win. She loves telling stories in diverse ways and offers a unique perspective on pop culture commentary, as she’s fluent in both emoji and Drake lyrics. A kettle corn addict who lives by the motto, "Dreams don't work unless you do.” Based in the Bay Area, California, Tieara currently works as a Diversity & Inclusion Program Manager, she holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations with an academic focus in Radio-TV-Film from San Jose State University.
I’m a modern mom living in San Francisco Bay Area. Hustling to be a working from home mom who wants her kids to grow into compassionate, kind and smart human beings who love this world and think outside the box.
Personal site: http://mariavakhterova.com
Hey Babes! I’m Kellyanne but you can call me Kelly. I’m getting ready to start college next semester and major in Professional Writing and or Nursing. But honestly I want to do both. Anyways I love anything to do with any type of art, reading, writing, exploring new places, meeting new people, working out, hanging with family and friends. Overall I just like to have fun. (:
Hello! my name is nedska, i am 20 years of age. I enjoy doing what I absolutely love which is modeling and inspiring other woman to be themselves in their own skin. Being part of this program made it possible for me to speak and lift others up. More seriously, my friends would describe me as well-going, good listener and most importantly a loving person. Instagram: @nikkirosaaTwitter: @xonikkirosaa
Born & raised in Jersey which means i say CAWFEE (coffee) and TAWK (talk). Pharmacist by day but undercover rapper at night…but only when no-one else is around. Lover of wine, Netflix, pizza and laughter. Make me laugh and send me memes and I’ll be your best friend (as long as you laugh at my jokes too). I’m on a constant mission to stop taking life too seriously and worrying about what everyone else thinks. Let’s lift each other up and help each other grow into the best version of ourselves. OKURRRRR (Cardi b is my spirit animal)
From tastemaker behind the scenes, to pushing her way to the front, DJing marked a natural progression for Maggie Tra.
Her background in music stems over several years, starting out as the founder of SYS (Stimulate Your Soul) music blog, which put roots for Maggie as she’s been active in the music industry for over seven years, and continues to support the local and international musicians through her blog, radio, publicity company Stimulated Media and now on the dance-floor.
Wandering wonderer whose jam packed with jargon and full of coffee beans.
Devon Clare Banfield
I’m a journalism student and writer from Toronto, Canada. I love writing, lipstick, and talking about vaginas.
Facebook: Devi Does Writing
I’m currently at San Diego State University, working, and in the process of writing three books! My goal is to be published by the end of the year. I have type one diabetes, I was only diagnosed three years ago and it’s been really hard but everyday I choose to wake up, take it head on, and SLAY!
My name is Christie, and I am a marketing specialist with a love for design. I’m obsessed with setting goals, making lists, and striving to be a better person than I was yesterday. I am passionate about self-improvement and choose to see the world through rose-colored glasses.
I grew up in the beautiful (and foggy!) San Francisco Bay Area and have spent time living abroad in the vibrant city of Hong Kong.
By day, I work for a medical devices startup. Outside of work, you can catch me: sippin' tea lattes at your local cafe, writing in my journal, or biking through Golden Gate Park.
Isabela Minogue is a world wandering artist, currently residing in New York City. Raised in Los Angeles, CA, she attended Lewis and Clark College in Portland, OR, where she studied Ceramics and French. She has been writing as long as she can remember, but really began diving deeper into it after experiencing trauma and loss. Her work deals with death, grief, and rebirth, as well as power, strength, and being a woman in this world. Through her writing she hopes to help lift others in pain. In her knowledge of how dark the human mind can become, she wants to share the possibility of light with those who are hurting and make just one person feel at least a little less alone.
Tammy Ford is a sexual health expert living in Vancouver, Canada. Her hope is that a reusable period product will one day be found in the hands of every single menstruating person in the world.
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