Everything You Need to Know About Natalee Barnett’s Women’s-only Gym

On Jan. 30, Natalee Barnett tweeted “I’m only 21 and I’m about to build a women’s-only gym.”  Not even 24 hours later, the tweet had gone viral and currently has almost 500 thousand likes and 30 thousand retweets. It’s safe to say that a women’s-only gym is not only a want, but a necessity in […]

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3 Best Quotes from Drew Caitlin Dudley’s “Dream Smaller”

Earlier this month, I featured Drew Caitlin Dudley as one of my Shero Spotlights. Author of “Dream Smaller: A reaction against the idea that women can’t have it all,” Drew’s personal mission for female empowerment in the workplace aligns perfectly with my mission for Freely Femme. So, it’s only right to highlight my three favorite […]

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TamTak Jewelry Sells Jewelry “As Unique As You”

Tam Nguyen has always believed in promoting positive energy. While growing up in Vietnam, she became committed to learning about the Four Immeasurable of Buddhism [kindness, compassion, appreciating joy and equanimity] and what these four traits entail.  Tam knew she wanted to take what she has learned and spread it to the communities around her […]

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The Womanish Experience Aims to Educate & Inspire

When Danyelle and Dionna Gray began working on a social media networking app for women, they recognized an energy at their events that was unlike anything either of them had experienced before. Wanting to tap into this positive energy, the sisters dove into the world of experiential exhibits and launched the Womanish Experience in Chicago […]

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BGSU Student Crochets Headbands to Support USPS

When social distancing was at its strictest back in April, Bowling Green State University student Tay Sauer took up knitting as a way to fill her time. Starting with smaller items like dishcloths and baby booties, she quickly moved up to baby blankets and bandanas. Now, Tay is crocheting and selling headbands in an attempt […]

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Paper City Coffee Serves More Than Just Coffee to Chillicothe Community

Meg Vanbuskirk comes from a family of small business owners, but never envisioned herself as an entrepreneur. Instead, as a young girl she dreamed of being a teacher and graduated college with a degree in English education. It wasn’t until 2016, after she had been teaching high school English for six years, that Meg opened […]

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Casey Hilmer

Today’s Shero Spotlight is Casey Hilmer, co-owner of Power Ryde, an indoor cycling studio located in Cincinnati! Casey owns Power Ryde with her mother, Meg, and is dedicated to not only encouraging the community to live active lifestyles, but to also giving back to her community. When Casey was 13, she was attacked by a […]

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Cleveland-based Artist Hopes to Make Emotional Impact Through Art

On May 15, Kaylie Harden posted three images of handmade jewelry displays on her Twitter account. Each display features a corkboard area and a wire section for storing earrings, a rod for rings, a wooden shelf and three hanging hooks for necklaces. Plus, they are all hand painted in a variety of colors and themes.  […]

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Shero Spotlight: Amanda Faye Cowan

I am SO excited to have Amanda Faye Cowan on the blog for today’s Shero Spotlight! Not only is Amanda a working mom, she is the founder of her own public relations company and the mastermind behind GRL PWR Projects. GRL PWR launched as a networking collective for post-grad women in October 2017 in Pittsburgh, […]

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Forte’ Ladies Fitness Studio Empowers Women to Experiment With Fitness

We all know the stereotype: women aren’t as confident in the gym as men. This common misconception has manifested itself in the minds of many girls and women and has caused us to feel anxious to even step foot in the gym. When we do gather the courage to purchase a gym membership, we often […]

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5 Inspirational Women For All Aspects of Life

Happy International Women’s Day to all of the badass women out there! In recent years, I’ve been making more and more of an effort to recognize the women who are making strides and breaking boundaries in their industries, and I’ve been so inspired by so many of them personally. While it’s certainly hard to narrow […]

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