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PATTI + RICKY = LOVE

PATTI + RICKY = LOVE

"My mom was my everything. After she passed away, I knew that she was such an incredible mother that she even raised me to be okay without her. Every day I try to think of how I can be better to honor what my mom would want from me. I know she would want me to be happy, healthy and help others." - Alexandra Connell

Hope is Contagious

Hope is Contagious

"I feel the most empowered when I am helping others figure out their new way of living. I mentor others with spinal cord injuries, especially new injuries, and seeing the light bulb “turn on” when talking with them is an amazing feeling." - Megan Hammond

Don’t Just Live….. AbleThrive!

Don’t Just Live….. AbleThrive!

"Inclusion is not only the right thing to do, it's also better for companies. When teams are diverse, you have a better chance of covering more bases and understanding how to reach more customers. Also, you open yourselves to benefiting from the skills diverse populations offer. Companies have to make a commitment to inclusion and to go beyond race, gender and sexual orientation to proactively include disability." - Brittany Déjean

Buff Beauty, Awesome Advocate

Buff Beauty, Awesome Advocate

"Living with a disability means that there are many things I can’t do in the “normal” way, but that doesn’t stop me from finding a way to do them." - Carrie Hoeh

My DiversABILITY

My DiversABILITY

"Don't compare your backstage to someone else's highlight reel. Have confidence that you are on your own unique journey and that is enough." - Tiffany Yu

Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful

Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful

"This world would be so boring if we were all the same, so break the mold and be the best you, you can be." - Emerald

All Tatted Up

All Tatted Up

Get to know the "tattoo maven" behind the brand that's representing the intersection of jewelry, tattoos and body art...

Sitting Pretty

Sitting Pretty

"Empowerment means to be fearless; To know that you are unstoppable and nothing is in your way, from being the most confident version of you." - Lolo

Have Wheels, Can Work.

Have Wheels, Can Work.

Hey there beauties! Hope everyone has had an awesome summer and you have found it easy to transition back into your daily work routine. Work happens to be the topic of conversation today. For those of you who work in an office, look around; is everyone just like you? Chances are, probably not.