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Be A Positive Role Model

By at November 17, 2009 | 7:01 am | 1 Comments

Has it ever occurred to you that you may be the only positive influence on someone else’s life? Have you ever stopped to think that you may be the only example of excellence and integrity to a classmate, neighbor or friend? As strange as it may seem, people are always watching you, even if you are not aware of it. And the more you do what’s right, the more your

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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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7 Tips To Help Your Daughter Build Confidence

By at July 9, 2009 | 7:16 pm | 1 Comments

What do girls need to succeed? To feel confident, capable and whole. For starters, they need to learn how to feel comfortable in their own skin, to develop the inner strength to deal with the demands of peers, school and society and to love themselves just the way they are. But it's difficult. Because girls receive so many conflicting messages that it's difficult

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Look Hot Without Taking Off Your Clothes

By at July 8, 2009 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

This article gives helpful clothing tips to help young African American girls and teen girls look cute and sassy without looking provocative. Look Hot Without Taking Off Your Clothes We live in a culture where dressing scantily and provocatively seems to be the new norm. Television commercials are filled with young women wearing next to nothing selling

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