February 9, 2018

First Crush

  You knew this day would come, but you had no idea how soon. Now suddenly, the girl who’s never needed more than her family, her […]
October 17, 2017

Talking to Kids About Natural Disasters

In times of natural disaster, it’s everyone’s responsibility to come together to support and provide aid and comfort to those directly affected. And although it’s simply […]
August 9, 2017

3 Ways to Unleash Your Daughter’s Inner Wonder Woman

With unstoppable bravery, super-human strength, and unwavering dedication to truth and justice (not to mention that awesome outfit) it’s easy to understand why little girls might […]
June 21, 2017

9 Things to Know about Summer Camp

There’s a lot more to camp than just campfires and canoes. Here are some things you might not know about the camp experience. 1. Camp is […]
April 20, 2017

Prescription Drugs were my Gateway

  It started with prescription drugs. Pills were my answer to every problem. If I was tired, I took a pill. If I couldn’t sleep, I […]
March 6, 2017

Media and the Mirror

Media and the Mirror A young girl in her mid-teens stares at a mirror, a wounded look in her eyes as she dissects the reflection looking […]
February 16, 2017

Character Counts

In the bygone era, when we could let our kids roam the neighborhood all day and check in when they got hungry, our young son came […]
February 10, 2017

What our country needs right now is you (Girl Scouts of the United States of America)

After an extremely contentious election season, filled with hostile words and news broadcasts that you may have had to turn off when kids were in the […]
November 14, 2016

Newsflash: Your Girl Doesn’t Have to Be Friends With Everyone

You want a lot of things for your daughter, and a life rich in friendships is definitely among them. Having a great partner in crime (or […]