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Amanda Lauren's Articles

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Your Ultimate Feminist Mother's Day Gift Guide

If you are buying for someone really special, you want to choose something meaningful and useful. While everyone has their own interpretation of the word “feminist,” the criteria for this list was... Read...
Amanda Lauren    |   05.5.16 12am   |   SHARE

Anthony Pazos: LA Hair  Reality TV Star

He revealed what really goes down behind the scenes and confirmed our suspicions about how reality television is produced.
Amanda Lauren   |   04.19.16 12am   |   SHARE
Not a 10?

Not A 10? Better Stay Home This Spring Break

Warning: The following is not an April fool’s joke. This week, the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs decided that it would help naive American spring breakers by... Read...
Amanda Lauren    |   04.1.16 3pm   |   SHARE

How To Get Birth Control If You Don't Have Insurance

Although Obamacare exists, it doesn’t guarantee that all women are actually insured. Whether your employer doesn’t offer it (some small businesses are exempt) or the cost is too high for you, it can... Read...
Amanda Lauren    |   03.23.16 12am   |   SHARE
From the Dolce & Gabbana hijab and abaya collection

Can Fashion Help Fight Islamophobia?

Some of the lines are limited edition or only available in certain locations, but the very fact that these designers are choosing to make clothing for Islamic women, has an impact. While it taps into... Read...
Amanda Lauren    |   03.10.16 3pm   |   SHARE

Molly McAleer: Hello Giggles Co-Founder, Renaissance Woman

I sat down with Molly to discuss her writing, the entertainment industry, rehab, and the less glamorous side of Hollywood.
Amanda Lauren   |   03.1.16 12am   |   SHARE

An Open Letter To My Single Friends

Being a couple is about achieving the same goals, whether it’s to cook dinner, assemble IKEA furniture, or build a whole big life together. If you aren’t working towards the same goals (or can’t... Read...
Amanda Lauren    |   11.4.15 12am   |   SHARE

People We Love: Patricia Cronin

The installation is a tribute to different groups of abused and repressed women throughout the world.
Amanda Lauren   |   10.19.15 9am   |   SHARE

Kelly Carlin: Author Of A Carlin Home Companion: Growing Up With George

As women, we all know the difficulty of surviving challenges and discovering our truth. And if your father happens to be George Carlin, that doesn’t make it any easier.
Amanda Lauren   |   09.23.15 12am   |   SHARE

Say No To The Dress: My Awful Experience At Kleinfeld

Why did Kleinfeld treat me like I was buying a used car, and let me leave the store with nothing but a headache (and, frankly, a hankering for some Valium)?
Amanda Lauren    |   07.23.15 2am   |   SHARE