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Pro-Girl Book Part 2

Pages from Ainsley, Perfect You, a book I wrote for my daughter. Steal This Christmas Gift Please, Pro-Girl Book Part 1 Pro-Girl Book Part 2 Pro-Girl Book Part 3 Pro-Girl Book Part 4 Pro-Girl Book Part 5 Pro-Girl Book Part 6 Pro-Girl…
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Steal This Christmas Gift Please!

In everything we've been reading the damaging effects of media has been a central force. APA Report on Sexualization of Girls, Girls Inc.'s The Supergirl Dilemma, You're Amazing, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media all cite exposure…

Merry Me. Merry You?

I hope your Christmas was as merry as ours: Ainsley performed in her annual Christmas Pageant. This year they took the show on the road and sang and danced and played instruments at a nursing home. This is her first dance solo. We baked…

The Argument for Santa

Dreaming is a skill we must teach our children, especially our girls. Would Hillary Clinton be running for President if she only believed in the Possible? Would Oprah be Oprah if she didn't didn't believe in the impossible? Would Nancy…

Bob vs. Barbie

by Tracee Sioux In a focus group carried out by toy manufacturer, Martin Yaffe, where children were invited to put this year’s top Christmas toys through their paces, seven out of 10 girls chose to play with toys designed for boys over the…