A Difficult Calling: Forgiveness

A Difficult Calling: Forgiveness

Writing this blog post could not have come at a more appropriate time. After the horrifying events that took place in Paris, Beirut, Nigeria, and around the world, it is only human to scream for vengeance, but I encourage all of us to consider a more powerful weapon: forgiveness. The very act of forgiveness is …

Quit Doubting; Give Yourself A Chance

Quit Doubting; Give Yourself A Chance

Meet Kristie Dunnigan, a great friend of The Her Initiative, whose wise and beautiful words we are so excited to share with you today! Kristie works for LandMine Design, a company that employs women on the border of Cambodia to make jewelry, providing them with a sustainable income and allowing them to work from home and care for their families. We …

Quit Stressing; Give Yourself Time To Think

Quit Stressing; Give Yourself Time To Think

As a high school senior, life seems pretty hectic during the chaos of the college application process. Anyone that has been through this process, or is currently struggling because of it, will know that it is extremely easy to get lost in the sea of deadlines and supplements. Beyond the college application process, however, I …

Mix & Mingle

Mix & Mingle

We are so excited to introduce you to the author of this post, and one of The Her Initiative’s all-time favorite artists, Jennie Pitts of Jennie Lou Art! Besides being an incredible artist, Jennie is one of the most down-to-earth, fun girls we know. We can’t wait for you to read her post about Mix & Mingle, an event …