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Respect RX Rally

Book a Respect Rally or Get Trained! from Respect Rx on Vimeo. The Respect Rally is a four-hour conference—followed by a 24-session curriculum (The Respect Keep It Going! Kit)—that empowers teens and young adults to boost self-respect and…
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Role Model Wedding

Did you miss me? I miss you. I went off to Utah for my sister's wedding. My 7-year-old daughter, Ainsley, was wedding crazed. Just looney over the whole wedding thing. Weddings are like crack for girls. It's all that romance marketing.…
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Princess Cosmo, the New Love Crack

Hang these faux Disney mags in your preschooler's room to ensure future Cosmo Sales. These realistic covers will ensure desperation for male attention, hatred of mothers, and poor body image pre-puberty. One word: NO! Read the whole…
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Rihanna, You Make Me Feel . . .

Rihanna, 20-year-old music star, was beaten by her famous boyfriend Chris Brown. Evidently, it's happened 4 times before and Rihanna asked the judge NOT order Chris Brown to stay away from her. Since the beating, its been said - and I heard…
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Girls Lowered The Bar - Steve Harvey

Did anyone see Steve Harvey on Friday's Oprah? His new book, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man is at the top of The New York Time's Best Seller List. Harvey said some insightful things on Oprah, so insightful that she's having him back for…
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Super Bowl Commercials

Did you see my series on the book So Sexy So Soon? Authors Diane Levin and Jean Kilbourne made a very compelling argument that companies - with their marketing - are making humans sexually attracted to objects. They are sexualizing objects.…

TGR Launch Contest #10 - Choosing Me Before We

Choosing ME Before WE: Every Woman's Guide to Life and Love by Christine Arylo turns the topic of love relationships on it’s head by challenging and guiding women to stop obsessing about their man, and to start putting their most important…
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True Love Waits - Twilight

I just read, True Love Waits, by Donna Freitas in the Wall Street Journal, an editorial about the Twilight vampire romance series. She made some good points about the Twilight Series and the sex involved. I've read the first one and though…

Kiss Me Now, Marry Me Later

This means Kiss Me Now, Marry Me Later and rabbit ears. Who told you that? Vicky's sisters. It means Peace or rabbit ears. Oh.
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Guest Post: Lucy

Lucy, today's guest blogger, is a mother of three who lives in the UK. Lucy blogs at Free From , about gluten free food because her oldest child is a ceoliac.She observes the behaviour of the tribes of youth in her free time. But what was…
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Empowering Girls: Frog Prince

You better be positive he's a prince before you marry him, Ainsley. I can't tell you how many women I know who married a toad and found out he was incapable of being anything other than a toad. (If you're not very careful you can marry…