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Why Women Tend to Excel in Humanities Careers

  Studying human culture shows us some of the most incredible traits of the human race. Small nuances can make or break civilizations, influence countless generations, and result in large and lasting changes. Looking at statistics, women tend to excel in humanities-driven careers. They have an innate sense for paying attention to those smaller things,… Read more »

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Nepali Chhori Means Nepali Daughter

We came across the Nepali Chhori blog by accident — via a link a singer posted on google.   So, we visited the link thinking we were contacting the singer, but were actually contacting Richa Pokhrel and her blog.  After a couple of email conversations, we became aware of our mistake.  However, we were so moved… Read more »

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Let Our Children Fail

by T.M. Todrovich   Throughout the years I have had teenaged children, I have heard too often that one or both of a child’s parents thought they weren’t good enough. Statements such as, “You will never amount to anything”, “You can’t make it in the military”, “Why are you even thinking about college? You can’t… Read more »

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Ways to Save On Your Auto Insurance

If you are driving a vehicle on the road, you must have car insurance.  Insurance protects you financially if you have an accident.  They will cover any liability you may have if you cause an accident.  And depending on your policy, they may also provide medical coverages.  There are a few ways to save on… Read more »

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Mom Has Homework

Submitted by Delicia Watson, Massachusetts Going to school has been very challenging for me.  I am 42 and have three teenagers at home.  I also work full-time.  I am doing this for a couple of different reasons.  One, is that I always wanted to go to college but just never did.  I started working and… Read more »

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Earn a Professional Certification From IBM

Earning a professional certification from IBM after passing their certification exams offers a variety of benefits to an ambitious technical professional. Among other professionals in the industry, certification is a recognized way to prove an individual’s technical skill. Earning certification therefore allows professionals to have a way to differentiate themselves from among other less qualified… Read more »

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My Suffering Sisters

    Submitted by Alison Gonzales from Los Angeles, California – USA   Immigration is a major issue not just in the U.S. but in other parts of the world. People claim their inherent right to exclude other races and cultures from coming into their countries.  People of color specifically are perceived as being dirty,… Read more »

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Learn Something New

Hey Ladies, me again talking about making music.  I can’t help it.  I’m on this journey of musical discovery.  It is awakening things inside of me that I did not know were there.  I am understanding the layout of the piano a little more in terms of where the keys are with certain tones.  I… Read more »

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Playing Your Music Ladies?

  From the Editor, Tomaca Guitar lessons anyone? Piano? I am still on this issue because after my last post, I had some women hit me back and say things like, “I’ve always wanted to learn how to play the cello” — or the sax or piano, etc.  I friend of mine who is 45… Read more »

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School Starts Soon!

  Submitted by Tomaca Is it too soon to think school about at the end of July?  Don’t you want to enjoy the rest of the summer without the thoughts of the back to school scenario?  The stores have already started pushing the purchase of school supplies.  Kind of like how they push Christmas shopping… Read more »

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Accounting for Your Accounts

  submitted by Tomaca Wouldn’t it be great just to have a pile of money and a supply that never runs out?  A lot of us are working from paycheck to paycheck with little to nothing in-between.  Why is that?  Is it because we spend too much or don’t have enough to spend?  Are we… Read more »