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Brittany Rose – College Student, Entrepreneur, and An Advocate for Girls

By at March 10, 2011 | 1:23 pm | 2 Comments

Afro Puffs and Ponytails is very proud to present our story on an ambitious young lady who is doing a wonderful job at making her dreams come true. Her name is Brittany Rose and she is a full time college student AND the owner of More Than Cheer LLC. We had an opportunity to learn more about her and we proudly share her story!   Afro Puffs and Ponytails, Inc.

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I Like Myself – Karen Beaumont

By at March 4, 2011 | 2:03 am | 1 Comments

Afro Puffs and Ponytails, Inc Book Review Title: I Like Myself Author: Karen Beaumont Hardcover - 32 pages Ages 3-7 This short and simple book packs a powerful dose of confidence and self acceptance! A unique and sassy little African American girl along with her faithful little dog start off from the very beginning saying; "I like myself I'm glad I'm

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall – A Lesson on Sharing and Caring

By at February 24, 2011 | 2:41 am | 0 Comment

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall by Dr. Gail Hayes How do we teach the girls we love to be caring, sharing community members? How do we teach them to be kind-hearted? Are these really things that can be taught or are certain people just born with these traits? I believe that they are taught and I’ll tell you why.  I remember how my mother taught me. As the first born of

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Love Yourself Just The Way You Are

By at July 11, 2009 | 7:10 am | 0 Comment

One of my favorite songs is a song by India Aria entitled, "Video." In this song she sings about how she does not look like the idealized girls in popular music videos, but that she's beautiful none-the-less. Contrary to the images of beauty that are often portrayed on television and in magazines, there is no such thing as the perfect kind of beauty because we are all

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Michelle Obama – First African American Lady

By at February 15, 2009 | 11:10 pm | 0 Comment

  Michelle Obama - A Success in Her Own Right - The Michelle Obama Bio The wife of Democratic Candidate Senator Barack Obama, Michelle Obama is her own success story. Listed in 2006 among "25 of the World's Most Inspiring Women" by Essence magazine, she followed up in 2007 with Vanity Fair magazine nominating her as one of the "Worlds Ten Best Dressed People."

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