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Teen Girls Aren't As Stupid As I Thought

Teen girls aren't as stupid as I thought. I know, this is a totally pro-girl website. That doesn't meant I think girls are always the smartest. Sometimes — especially when boys and men are involved — girls can be quite stupid. Myself included.…
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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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Talking to Kids About Love

Oprah's discussion with sex offenders got me thinking. Hopefully it had this effect on you. Stranger Danger is . . . well, it's very unlikely harm comes from a stranger. In fact less than 10% of all rape, molestation and battery of girls and…
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The Religion of Thinness

Michelle M. Lelwica is associate professor of religion at Concordia College and author of "The Religion of Thinness: Satisfying the Spiritual Hungers Behind Women's Obsession with Food and Weight She's written a lovely piece in The Washington…
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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…