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I Love My Thighs

Jenny G. Perry | Posted 06.08.2015 | Women
Jenny G. Perry

I was bulimic at 16. Pregnant at 19. Unhappy and at my highest weight at 24, and very hungry and still unhappy at one of my lowest weights at 27.

12 Life Lessons From You'll Learn From Your Girlfriends

Honey Good | Posted 06.26.2015 | Fifty
Honey Good

have friends from all walks of life and from all over the world. I have no desire to be in a clique. Special girlfriends have given me meaningful advice. My interest in welcoming new people into my life, my travels and my years spent living in Honolulu opened the doors to these fascinating and worldly women.

Step Outside Your Comfort Zone

Sarah Cannata | Posted 06.06.2015 | Business
Sarah Cannata

It's okay to be unsure of where you're going. As long as you remain true to yourself and go with your heart, you won't look back. Just remember, even the darkest of times will lead you to the direction or path you're meant to follow.

The Glitch in 'Basic B*tch'

Kat Cowley | Posted 05.30.2015 | Women
Kat Cowley

Maybe it's because I'm currently working from Los Angeles, the mecca of discriminating in the name of social demand, or maybe it's because I've heard this phrase at least a dozen plus times this week alone -- but can we talk about the term "basic b*tch," please?

The 5 Types of Friends All Women Need

Angela Keck | Posted 01.24.2015 | Women
Angela Keck

Every one of us needs that one friend who knows more about any given subject than we do. If you need advice on parenting, on cooking, on finding a mate or balancing your bank statement, this is the friend to call.

Redefining the Good Life at Work

Shelley Zalis | Posted 01.05.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

It was my first real moment of clarity and began my journey to finding what the good life at work meant for me. I taught myself to never work to live and to never have regrets. Think forward in your life, and if you're going to regret missing something, don't do it.

Celebrating The All-Female Shortlist For The BBC National Short Story Awards

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 11.22.2014 | Books
Nikki Gloudeman

Considering the fact that women remain woefully underrepresented in the literary world, it came as a pleasant surprise today that this year's prestigious BBC National Short Story Awards shortlist is entirely -- as in 100 percent -- dominated by females.

Mark Waid Talks Everstar and Comics for Girls

Bryan Young | Posted 10.26.2014 | Books
Bryan Young

Comics superstar Mark Waid is working hard to make comics better. He always has been.

Nepal's Inspiring Anti-Corruption Activist

Subhash Ghimire | Posted 07.15.2014 | Impact
Subhash Ghimire

Nepali media is littered with cases of misuse of public funds in every part of the country. One woman is fighting to change that.

Are You Cleaning Your Dildo Correctly?

Posted 03.13.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Do you know how to correctly clean your dildo? Jolie Kerr, author of "Ask A Clean Person," is concerned that you don't. "Soap and water," Kerr...

I'm 'Not Like Most Girls'

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 03.21.2014 | Teen
Alexis Jane Torre

Girls are taught that it's okay to automatically not like each other. We're taught that female friends probably won't stay loyal because we'll end up competing for the same guy or handbag. We're taught that -- above all else -- we should aim to be 'not like most girls.'

27 Females Kicking Ass On TV (PHOTOS)

Posted 10.18.2013 | Crime

Nancy Reagan once said a woman is like a tea bag — that you can never tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water. When it comes to lad...

STEM Stories: The Faces Of Women In Technology (SHARE YOURS)

Posted 11.22.2013 | Impact

Now more than ever, the importance of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education is at the forefront of our national discourse. Bu...

The STEM Cause: Connecting Students With STEM Programs And Jobs

Robert Spurrier Boege | Posted 10.18.2013 | Impact
Robert Spurrier Boege

In 2012, nearly 28 percent of high school freshmen, around one million students, expressed an interest in pursuing a STEM career. Unfortunately, more than half of those students (57 percent) will lose that interest by the time they reach their final year of high school.

It Takes Two: Television’s Most Classic Female Duos (SLIDESHOW)

Posted 05.31.2012 | Entertainment

A lot can be said of the bond between any female and her best friend... her BFF, her gal pal. And while there’s a flowery quote set against an equal...

Men Behave Better Around Attractive Women, Study Claims

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 02.05.2012 | Women

Male altruism may not be due to a generous spirit after all. Instead, a new study suggests men put on their best behavior when attractive members of t...

How So-Called "Sexual Liberation" Can Result in Low Self-Esteem and Confusion

Amy Chan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amy Chan

Young women may think there is no emotion attached to the physical, but in reality, most of the times there is, and that misconception can lead to a lot of hurt feelings and damaging of the self-esteem.

No Boys Allowed: Pink Taxi Cabs Exclusively For Women

Huffington Post | Tam Vo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Women in Puebla, Mexico who are tired of being gawked and leered at by cab drivers have a new option - female-only taxis. Pink Taxi is a government-...

Circles of Friends

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Some women have the good fortune of having groups of friends who have a shared history -- based on where they were, where they lived, or what they did together.

Reading The Pictures: An Arbus-Like End To George Bush, Comforter Of Man

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Shaw

2008-12-12-shaw.jpgAs the end approaches, "W" is regressing more-and-more into a familiar cocoon, seeking out the military for hearty cheer and farewell.