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Ophelia and Unconscious Puberty

Books such as Reviving Ophelia, Saving Beauty From the Beast, Queen Bees & Wannabes, Odd Girl Out and Girlfighting have elucidated the cultural context that puts so many adolescent girls at risk. But that's only one part of the story. Daughters…
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It's So Hard to Like My Body!

Everywhere I look, especially on the Internets, I hear women whine, "It's so hard to like my body!" This from beautiful women who essentially look like the above pictured woman. WHAT. ARE. YOU. TALKING. ABOUT!?!? YOU are making it…
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Business Coaching: 100 Points Theory

I was marveling at this business consultant's mad Excel skills as he magically made the machine do the math for me the other day. "100 points theory," he said. "Huh?" I said, thinking he was expounding on the over-my-head nuances of…

Body Peace Treaty

Now is as good a time as any to declare a Peace Treaty with your body. It's kind of a cool mother-daughter exercise if you have a girl who's known be a little hard on her self. Tracee Sioux is a Law of Attraction Coach at www.traceesioux.com.…
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These Naked Ladies Look Just Like YOU! (You're HOT!)

Remember when Glamour Magazine ran a photo of Lizzy Miller? Glamour got such a positive response they are running an entire feature story on "plus-sized" women, These Bodies are Beautiful at Every Size. (Yeah, yeah, how dare they call a…

Does This Pregnancy Make Me Look Fat?

Does This Pregnancy Make Me Look Fat?: The Essential Guide to Loving Your Body Before and After Baby, written by my friend and colleague Claire Mysko and model Magali Amadei takes a walk through the psyche of pregnant women and address their…
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The Girl Revolution Book Review Week - Willow

I have all these books lying around the house guilting me every time I walk by. Whether I request the book or not, I feel guilty if I don't write about a free book. So, this is Book Review Week at The Girl Revolution. Willow, for instance.…