Our Shared Shelf: Mom & Me & Mom – Book Review

Welcome back to our Our Shared Shelf series discussing Emma Watson’s feminist book club selections. The last book for 2016 is Mom & Me & Mom, Maya Angelou’s final autobiography, which follows Angelou’s life as framed by the evolution…

Healthy At Any Size – Plus Size Modeling

Melinda Parrish is a plus size model and writer who focuses on the importance of acceptance, balance, and healthy body image, issues that women face every day. You can explore her work and read her blog at http://www.melparrish.com/#plussizemodel  …

NYX Studio Liquid Liner Review

I’m always hesitant to spend a lot on makeup products, so I was so excited when I came across the budget-friendly NYX Studio Liquid Liner just as I needed new liner. NYX offers this product in many different colors,…

Professorship and Motherhood: How To Pick Both?

Often, people do not think of highly-motivated, professional women in STEM as the type to also embrace motherhood, but Katherine Mirica finds the time to be the mother of two sons while also being a professor of Chemistry at…

12 Fabulous Podcasts By Fabulous Ladies

Over the past few years, podcasts have become a huge media phenomenon, being a form of entertainment that is widely accessible and, for the most part, free. These days, you can find podcasts about pretty much any subject you…

It’s Time Our Bras Support Us – Trusst Lingerie

Every woman knows the wonderful feeling when you step in your door and take off your bra. Pretty much a ritual here at MentalScoops. Bras make us sexy and push our ladies up. But for a bigger chested lady…

Shampoo and Conditioner as Unique as You

Ready to revolutionize your showering routine? Check out Function of Beauty – a company that allows you to personalize your shampoo and conditioner based on your own hair style and type. We were recently introduced to Function of Beauty…

Our Shared Shelf: Half the Sky

In case you missed it, we have recently started following along with Emma Watson’s feminist book club, Our Shared Shelf. Last time, we read Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl. For September/October, the book pick is Half the Sky:…

My Weight Loss Story – 110 lbs later…

Hey! My name is Ruzele. I am a blogger and Youtuber and I have been documenting my weight loss over the past few years.  I have always struggled with my weight, but when I was 17 my mom passed…