Happy World Emoji Day! These modern pictograms have come a long way, and I’m not talking about the fact that we’re supposedly getting ginger emoji this year. I’ll believe it when I can iMessage it. Once thought of as merely icing on the messaging cake, the power of emojis is starting to be appreciated.

…Take a Breather

Today we wrapped up a whirlwind of athletics with Wimbledon and the World Cup. Whether your team/player won or lost, it’s time for a breather. While you may not have competed in either event, it can be exhausting being a sports fan. Assuming, of course, that you’re doing it right.


Director Peyton Reed’s, “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is as much fun as you would expect with a nice balance of old and new. The film proves once again that bigger is not always better, even in the Marvel Universe. That’s not to say the film is lacking complexity. It most certainly is not.

…Bring It Home

If you’re one of those people tired of hearing about the World Cup you have come to the wrong place.  So move along. Today sees the second semi-final between England and Croatia. The winner takes on  France in the final on Sunday, while the loser gets to play Belgium on Saturday for third.

…Make Over

Happy Monday, fellow crusaders! Welcome to a new week and a new look for The Two-Woman Crusade. Since 2WC is feeling all shiny and new, I thought I’d try to share that fresh and sparkly feeling. If you feel a #MondayMotivation makeover montage coming on, your instincts are spot on. Cue the cheesy gifs…