By the Editors We first met Sacramento artist Maren Conrad (Instagram) nearly five years ago, when she became an accidental lighting rod over artistic expression, censorship, double standards, gender roles and feminism. Dozens of gallery shows, installations and murals later, Maren has emerged as one of GOTG's all-time favorite artists. Her passion is evident with each…

By Rachel Smith A Tale as Old as Time: Confidence is Attractive. By now you’ve probably heard all about Amy Schumer’s latest movie, I Feel Pretty. A story about a woman who lacks self-confidence and all the terrible things that happen to oneself in that state – until suddenly, she hits her head and magically…

By Megan White We’ve all been there. You’re at work and you know you have nothing in the house to make for dinner. And while you like to eat out, your go-to takeout place treats you like family because you are there so much. It’s time for something different.   Enter City Kitchen Sacramento. This…

March is Women’s History Month to “pay tribute to the generations of women whose commitment to nature and the planet have proved invaluable to society.” We created GirlsOnTheGrid.com in 2009 to celebrate Sacramento and provide a creative outlet for professional women to share their experiences. To that end, we’re honoring 12 women kicking ass in their careers and…