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Girls Talk Sex on Oprah

Following last week's show and talking to your kids about sex and the whole vibrator thing - I think America was somewhat shocked that it had you know. . . . gone this far. Do girls masturbate? Well, yes Gail King, they do. And some of us…
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OMG! Controversial Laura Berman Touts Vibrators for Teens!

Oh My Gosh! Did anyone catch the Oprah on How to Have the Sex Talk yesterday? Dr. Laura Berman, the beautiful and non-threatening sex therapist and author of Real Sex for Real Women, walked us through a very nice and forthright conversation…
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Real Sex, Take 35

According to the Center for Disease Control teen pregnancy rates "significantly" increased in 26 states in 2006, (it takes 3 years to get the latest statistics even with the Internet?) One new study has found a link between sex on television…
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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.…

Link Sluts. Really?

I just saw this in "professional" marketing material for an upcoming book directed to women who want to work at home. "BTW, we're sluts for links so if you have a spot on your web site or blog, please feel free to send us a little link-love." REALLY?…
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Empowering Girls: Goodbye Hannah

Goodbye Hannah Montana. I'm sick and tired of hearing your bratty little attitude and disrespect come out of my daughter's mouth. Months ago I tried to blame ME for my daughter's snotty tone and disrespectful banter. I tried to ban my "tone"…

Empowering Girls: Daughter Have a Uterus?

Perhaps you noticed that your daughter has both a vagina and a uterus when she was born? Oddly, this causes discomfort in some parents. I admit to some discomfort in myself when I deal with rashes, itchy or irritation in the general area.…
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Empowering Girls: Anti-Climactic Birds & Bees

by Tracee Sioux "Olivia said she had sex with a boy," my six-year-old daughter Ainsley reported. Sex has been coming up a lot lately. Her friends are a year older and all have older siblings. "What do you know about sex?" I asked. …