“There are those memoirs that act as mirrors for us, calling us to reflect on the importance of healing, heartache, and the power of sharing your own truth. Motherland is one of those reflective books. Weaving both compassion and grit, Elissa Altman speaks to the complicated mother-daughter dynamic in a way that the reader will hauntingly recognize.” -FWWR Founder, Megan FebuaryRead More
The majority of the companies we work with are women-owned and operated. We set out to create a solution for businesses of all shapes and sizes and with that goal we've been supported by such an amazing community.Read More
Nothing is better than when you fully invest your time and energy into something you love. Trust your vision.Read More
It’s all about Risk.
You have to be willing to take risks in order to fulfill
your true self and create the life you want to live.
The women that make the garments for The Rags Tribe are being empowered by the women on the other side of the world who buy them, whereas those who wear our pieces have a one of a kind special item that they feel confident and beautiful in.Read More
You are never going to achieve true, joy, freedom and success on your own terms unless you love yourself first. You are your own healer.Read More
Starting a business is hard, and keeping a business running is harder. The only way through it is to stick with it.Read More
You are whole and wonderful and beautiful just the way you are right now. You always have been, and you always will be. Oh, and also stop hating on your period so much!Read More
We need to start embracing our bodies just as they are, not let society define beauty and set standards for what we should look like but rather admire the fact that a woman’s body is capable of the impossible and that’s insanely beautiful!Read More
Every time I’ve written a song about someone belittling me or treating me badly and I perform it, I feel empowered. I feel like my voice is being heard.Read More
And here I am, I'm bald from Chemo, there's my double chin, there's my, my bloated body from chemo. There's my chest with two huge gashes across it and you know, bloody things from where the tubes were pulled out.. and I was like, I’m freaking beautiful. I am beautiful because just because I have a body and like that is a miracle.Read More
In the end it doesn't matter what anyone else is doing, it matters what you do yourself.
Fear sometimes wants to take the wheel and guide your decisions. You have the choice to do what is right and what you want.Read More
I would give my 10 year old self a hug and say you will be fine. I would tell her to love herself more and speak up, even if you feel like it's not enough.Read More
At first I was worried I would scare people, but I thought - if I die, I need these things to be known.Read More
I see myself removing walls that we have put between ALL plus size women in shades and sizes.Read More