Leave the Saving of the World to Men?

Girls, come on! Leave the saving of the world to men? I don't think so! I don't think so. ~ Elastigirl Incredible

Google Buzz Internet Safety

As the Internet explodes every parent can fall behind. Read this article, Google Buzz and Kids, from one mother who realized her young daughter and her friends were posting on Google Buzz, without realizing they were posting to the whole world.…

Girl360

Girl360.net has potential to connect girls, ages 9 to 12, to historical women who have made a difference in the world. We're taking a fresh look at what some of the world's fiercest women and girls have done or are doing, discovering the backstories…
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Econonomica: Women and the Global Economy

The International Museum of Women has a wonderful online presence at Economica: Women and the Global Economy/. The world is shifting, shrugging, adjusting its briefs . . . can you feel it? There is movement. Women's economic independence is…
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The Girl Revolution 40 Days of Love

The Girl Revolution 40 Days of Love. Our church is doing a 40 Days of Love study for Lent. The idea is to improve our marriages, our relationships in our families and also our relationship with God. Madly In Love With Me is encouraging 40…
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The Drama Effect

A new study has come out pointing to the idea that a television drama is a better way to move teens to action or alter teens' behavior than giving them a news story focused on facts. The study gave students a fact-based news story about teen…

Obesity & Late Puberty for Boys

According to an article, Puberty gap: Obesity splits boys, girls on MSNBC.com, new studies have indicated that the current obesity epidemic among children is causing boys to hit puberty later than previous generations. Girls appear to be hitting…
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What's History?

This guy in my Sunday school class, Thomas Ratliff, is running for Texas State School Board. He's the moderate Republican opposing a right-wing conservative Christian Republican, Don McLeroy. McLeroy is a dentist who leads a majority voting…
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She Liked It

The other day a group of junior high boys were laughing about having pantsed a girl. One of them had pulled her pants down and it was extra-hilarious that she was wearing a thong. I told them that was actually the criminal offense of sexual…

Nominate 'Women Doing Good' in SELF Magazine

Self Magazine is taking nominations for Women Doing Good. SELF is looking for extraordinary women—who make a difference and work tirelessly so others may live better lives. That woman could be you or someone you know—a woman driven by compassion,…
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Financial Feminism

The White House Project, a non-profit which aims to put a woman in The White House as President of the United States, has some great insight and advice on women's relationship with personal finance. Several different studies by researchers…
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Obama Budget Includes Family Leave Insurance

The proposed United States Budget, currently before Congress, includes a little-publicized, no-drama, brilliant piece of funding and legislation. This is brilliant. This is long overdue. Currently, in the United States of America many disability…