she explores life columns

She Explores Life Columns

Check the Columns drop-down menu or click on the links below to check in with our columnists as their articles are launched.

All of our columns are written by female columnists interested in sharing their knowledge, adventures, and opinions with the SEL readership. Columns are weekly and bimonthly.

Featured Columns

kimberly leeman columns

#Adulting by Kimieabreak: Explores what it means to be a 30-something woman trying to get by in today’s society. More about Henlee at Insta @kimieabreak

Wanderlust, Explore, Travel, Solo Travel

Wanderlust Explored by Freelance Writer Danielle Bauter: This travel, food, and wine writer will help us explore the wanderlust inside all of us as she takes us around the world to fascinating locations. More about Danielle at and on Insta @missbauterfly

dede johnson columns

Living Out Loud by Dede Johnson: Avid hiker and solo traveler Dede Johnson shares her observations, reflections, experiences and lessons learned with readers as well as her tips on how to live with Gratitude, Humor, Compassion and Curiosity. More about Dede at Insta @dedeshikinglife


Friyay Mantra by Kelli Davis: It’s that boost you need to head into the weekend ready to kick ass. It’s that five-minute pep talk from your bestie that makes the difference between an epic night out and wishing you had stayed in.

Locker Room Talk Kelli Davis & Annette Benedetti collaborate to bring you fun/much-needed content: Women get real about sex…really real. These aren’t the topics you’ll hear discussed in the powder rooms. No…get ready to find out what the ladies have to say in the Locker Room.


Sound Mind. Sound Body: Explore various aspects of health and wellness with LA-based personal trainer, Tayler Larson.

In Her Skin : Learning to Love You’ is an exploration by Angie Ebba about the ways we can cultivate compassion and fierce love for our selves and our bodies. You can find more about Angie on Facebook, Twitter, or at her website

womens sexuality, cathy reed

HerBarenakedSoul: Join Author and Life Coach Cathy Reed in a celebration of female sexuality, where you will find erotic poetry and thought provoking writing that dives deep beneath the status quo. Explore and nurture your sensual side knowing  it is the very seed of self love that grows change in this world. You can find more about Cathy on Facebook, Instagram, or at her website

Real Talk with Ruby: This is not your mother’s “Dear Abby” with proper etiquette and manners wrapped around life advice. Ruby, aka Deanna Sheaffer, gives it to you raw and real without the sugar coatings or unrealistic packaging that comes with typical advice. Ruby is that bestie that we all need in our lives who doesn’t bullshit us when we need her most. Need some honest friendly advice, just ask Ruby and she will give it to you in real talk. Send your questions to