Empowering women to be their own hero
Meet the Tribe2019-11-27T00:44:43+00:00

Get to Know Our OTB Sisterhood

2019-03-27T09:53:42+00:00

Tracey

Tracey Nominated by Nicole Tracey has beaten ovarian cancer, and many other hard challenges in her life. After taking head-on [...]

2019-01-08T17:19:14+00:00

Tresa

Tresa  Nominated by Jennifer Tresa is a hard-working single mom, who survived an abusive husband, raising her two children (one with [...]

2019-01-02T15:29:00+00:00

Lauren S.

Lauren S. (Nominated by Misti) At the age of 26, Lauren became a caregiver to her husband who was diagnosed [...]

2019-01-02T15:29:09+00:00

Lorraine

Lorraine (nominated by Alaina) Lorraine was raised by a single, working mom and many times was teased or ridiculed by [...]

2018-12-13T14:21:32+00:00

Winna

Winna After her breast cancer diagnosis, Winna made the difficult decision to have mastectomies even though it was suggested to [...]

2018-10-09T15:35:37+00:00

Jen S

Jen S. I’m Jen Schwartz, founder of MOTHERHOOD | UNDERSTOOD. I’m also a postpartum depression survivor, maternal mental health advocate, [...]

2018-10-16T13:57:41+00:00

Dawn P

Dawn P. Nominated by Christine C. Dawn was diagnosed with leukemia a few years ago, and then later needed a [...]

2018-10-08T16:13:51+00:00

Cara S

A breast cancer survivor with the BRCA 1 gene, Cara underwent surgery, intensive chemo, and an elective hysterectomy. She shares her OTB Story on how she stayed motivated and strong during the toughest battle of her life. Read more >

2018-10-08T15:47:55+00:00

Dr. Arabia Mollette

Born and raised in the South Bronx, NYC, I grew up in a community plagued with crime and poverty. Tragedies in my life sparked a desire to make a difference in my community. I live by the words “You are a fighter and you will make it.” It’s important for children in my community to have role models and I hope that I will be able to inspire and influence them just like other doctors inspired me. Read more >

OTB Stories

7 podcasts to help teach, inspire, and motivate you

If you’re looking for inspiration and motivation, podcasts are a fantastic way to get the help you need. Our team listens to a fair amount of inspirational podcasts, so we’re sharing 7 of our favorites. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do, and find the support you’re looking for. 1. Happier Along with her sister Elizabeth Craft, NYT bestselling author Gretchen Rubin hosts this short and sweet podcast that’s all about actionable tips, tricks, and advice for putting the happy back into your life. 2. Oprah’s Super Soul Conversations There’s nothing like the Oprah Winfrey to give you a healthy dose of inspiration. She interviews everyone from favorite celebrities to gurus and pretty much everyone in between, offering guidance and insight in a way only she can. 3. Where Should We Begin Renowned relationship expert and bestselling author Ester Perel hosts a fascinating podcast where she engages in a therapy session with a couple every week. It’s like you’re a voyeur into the world of her therapeutic process, all of which can be applied to your own life. 4. Living Fully, with Mallory Ervin [...]

10 Instagram accounts to follow for inspiration and support

We love finding Instagram accounts that infuse a little inspiration and support in our feeds. Here, 10 Instagram accounts that we follow ourselves that we think you’ll love too. 1. @EmilyonLife  This is artist Emily McDowell’s personal feed, and while she doesn’t share posts every day, when she does share them, they’re pretty much mindblowing. 2. @HeyAmberRae  Artist Amber Rae shares beautifully designed images with thought starters from goal setting to personal transformation. They’re a wonderful way to start each day. 3. @KateNorthrup  Get ready! Kate Northrup has no problem telling it like it is. Her Instagram feed is full of personal photos and inspiration. 4. @SheKnewSheCouldBrand  For parents looking to raise and inspire the next generation of strong women, you’ll want to follow She Knew She Could (which also happens to be our sister site). You’ll get encouragement and support wherever you are in your parenting journey. 5. @SoSheSlays  You’ll find no-holds-barred advice on this lifestyle blog and Instagram feed for strong and motivated women. Be prepared to feel fired up! 6. @LisaCongdon  Artist Lisa Congdon combines her amazing artwork with inspirational quotes for beautiful images that you’ll want to frame on your wall. 7. @SelfCareisforEveryone  This [...]

How OTB helped Tammi Leader Fuller & Campowerment through Hard Times

Meet Tammi Leader Fuller, one of our OTB Sisterhood Founding members, and founder of Give Her Camp and Campowerment. In November 2018, her business lost everything in the Malibu Fires. She’s sharing her story of how One Tough Bitch got her through, and continues to lift her up during this difficult time of rebuilding. From the moment I heard about One Tough Bitch, I knew I had one living deep inside me, usually rearing her lovely head to take me out of mine in the 11th hour of whatever crisis was in front of me, when I really need her to comfort my crazy, like last week as I headed up to Malibu to see the remains of a dream I’ve had, reduced to ashes in those horrific fires last month. I threw on my One Tough Bitch jean jacket the moment I got in the car, hoping she would come through for me as I prepared to walk through the destruction on that hilltop. I’m not sure I could have endured this without her. For 34 years, I was a TV News Producer, and in 2013, walked out of the control room and into the woods to create Campowerment, [...]