The quest for gender equality in every area of life is not a simple task. How can women really activate their feminism in their day to day life?
This is a question that we’ve thought about endlessly and, having dug into our personal beliefs, the values that freshie Feminine Care was founded with, and some research into powerful ways to be a feminist.
While there are many different ways that feminists can step into a more active role to further the movement, sometimes the most effective actions are the most simple.
If you want to step up your feminist game, here are 5 tweaks you can start implementing this week.
Create an equal opportunity household
One of the easiest ways to amp up the impact you have on forwarding feminism is to create a home environment that teaches that both men and women can (and should) share equal responsibilities. By ditching traditional gender norms, you can enforce that all members of the household contribute according to their skill levels and ages, not their gender.
Some ways to incorporate this equality into home life are having men tie an apron on and whip up a delicious dinner or having the girls helping out with yard work. The benefit that goes beyond divvying up household duties is laying a foundation on which kids and adults alike will be able to base a lifetime of beliefs around gender equality.
Constantly educate yourself
Keeping up with trending feminist topics, as well as understanding the history of feminism, doesn’t have to be a Master’s degree...