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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to commemorate the event, we’ve got 15 uplifting quotes to inspire you—whether you’re fighting breast cancer, know someone who is affected or simply need some #MondayMotivation. Read about the 7 things you can do to reduce your risk for breast cancer and learn more about the disease here.
Hot For Fall
Fall fashion is upon us and we’re already noticing some interesting new trends. The summer fringe craze is here to stay, but with an autumnal update. Meanwhile, in the beauty department, The “Kate Middleton Effect” is in full force as bangs make a comeback on the red carpet. Also popular? Fake freckles! (No, really.)
Here’s some more fashion news that might get you down in the dumps—literally. American Apparel has declared bankruptcy, but that’s not nearly as traumatizing as this dumpster-diving mom, who went above and beyond to recover her daughter’s Oscar de la Renta wedding gown after it was accidentally trashed.
Women On The Web
Just one week after Lena Dunham quit Twitter due to body shaming trolls, a new study reveals that online harassment for teenage girls occurs twice as often as it does for boys. Sadly, we’re not exactly surprised, but there is one "girl-power" upside to our new, social media-driven world—a cheating boyfriend was got caught red-handed thanks to a viral Facebook photo!
Thanksgiving is just one week away, so it’s time for Turkey cooking 101. Also be sure to brush up on your homemade gravy making skills—that is, unless you’re going meatless route. With more and more people choosing a more plant-based diet, we’ve got some amazing veggie substitutes to try today that taste just like the real thing.