5 Baby Steps to 10 Years Younger

This is my Toastmasters Speech #7 on research. I love my Toastmasters Club because I get positive feedback and I'm becoming less and less anxious and nervous about speaking in public. I have two more speeches to go for my Competent Communicator…
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Insurance Company PSA

Protect Insurance Companies PSA from Will Ferrell
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Breast Cancer = BAD, Cure = Good

I feel sure that this is perhaps the only thing ever written on The Girl Revolution that is not in any way controversial: Breast Cancer is Bad. Donating money for breast cancer research is good. Pixascope Creative Agency and Between the…
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Famine Brain and Body Image

The other day I put away my scale. Hid it where I won't think about it anymore. I'd been weighing every Monday morning. It's not that it's telling me bad news . . . its just that what I've been doing isn't working. I'm not getting the results…
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Miley @ Teen Choice Awards

When I was 16 years old, I was stark-raving mad boy-crazy. Promiscuous, extremely provocative. My parents, my whole family, were fundamentally religious and I simply could. not. be. contained. I was hyper-sexual. However much my parents, my…
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Thieves for N1H1 Virus (Swine Flu)

Broadcasters and government officials have put the scare on about N1H1 virus reeking havoc on the new school year. There is still no vaccine. I have only one solution to offer - Thieves. This bottle of essential oils combines the oils thieves…
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Women's Health Influence

Joan Sather MPH RD writes about how our health choices affect those around us over at Nutrition Know How. And that’s a wonderful thing!  Think of those around you when you need some extra motivation to eat nutritiously and be physically active. …
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Self-Loathing Sin Bank

Vacation Rerunby Tracee SiouxI am going to put a self-loathing sin piggy-bank (pardon the pun) on my kitchen table.Naomi Wolf has a great quote which is taped on my bathroom mirror, "The mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance vaccinates…
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Body Image Activists Blog

There's a brand new group blog about body image: we are the REAL deal. We are Body Image Activists. Fatties, skinnies, and disordered eaters who want every girl to feel beautiful and strong. Muscle chicks and plus-size fashionistas, yoginis,…
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Women's Sports Network Influence Girls

You all know Amy at Shaping Youth by now, but I wanted to run a piece about the new Women Talk Sports Network and what it will mean for girls. May 19, 2009 In the “Young Runners” post yesterday I glossed over the new Women Talk Sports network…

Soul Meets World

I want to introduce you to Soul Meets World because there is always something positive and hopeful there. The worlds needs more positive and hopeful, don't you agree? If you wake up with gratitude, you will give your day a healthy start. A…

Don't Watch Practice

Sports Girls Play encourages parents to leave their children at sports practice and go run errands. I completely agree, not to mention that for $60 the child gets several months of exercise and you get a babysitter. What a bargain. As a coach…