2016/04/26
Lemonade, Beyonce

Lemonade

Watch the entire Lemonade album. Beyonce has something to say and she is saying it, no holds barred. I love how raw and real Lemonade is. […]
2016/01/13
Lea Clark, American Girl, Girl of the Year 2016, Giveaway,sadness

Lea Clark, American Girl of the Year 2016 Giveaway

It’s been a difficult past 7 days. The kind of epic bad days those tear jerker country songs are made of. Last Thursday, my youngest daughter’s pet Guinea Pig […]
2015/08/18
school uniforms, little girls, body image, private school, self-esteem,

School Uniforms Destroy Girls’ Body Image

Have you ever thought about how our daughters’ self-esteem and body image could be affected by the school uniforms or dress code policy? Sounds crazy, right? I […]
2015/03/19
weight, fat, body image, raising girls, ballerinas

All Little Girls Think They’re Fat

“I’m fat! Just look at my flabby arms!” This is what I overheard amongst the ballerinas today. 11-year-olds should not be worrying about flabby arms, especially […]
2015/03/09
slut shaming, sexting, misogyny, shaved, Mean girls, raising girls, hair, shaving, waxing, self-esteem

I Shaved my 7-Year-old

Last fall, I received a personal laser hair removal system because I’d already shaved myself silly for the past 30 years and waxing hurts my feelings. My […]
2015/02/02
raising girls, Like a girl, #LikeAGirl

Strong Like A Girl #LikeAGirl

” Like a Girl ” what does that even mean? Like a boss? Like your best? Like you? Bigger? Bolder? Brighter? Faster? Harder? Stronger? Longer? Better? I’ve […]
2015/01/19
American Girl, Grace Thomas, American Girl Giveaway, Giveaway, Girl of the Year 2015

American Girl, Grace Thomas, Giveaway!

Whose little girl doesn’t love an American Girl Doll? Valentine’s Day is in little less than a month and that means time to gift the people […]
2014/12/08
American Girl, Doll, Children's hospital, holiday gift guide 2014, best gifts for girls

American Girl Will Donate a Doll to Children’s Hospital for Every one Bought

Anyone who has been a long time reader of The TRUTH knows that we are big fans of American Girl in our home. Remember the American […]
2014/11/24
Megabloks, barbie, giveaway

The Gift for the Little Girl who Breaks All The Stereotypes

My girls blow my mind on a daily basis. They’re 7 and 9-years-old and it sort of feels like I’m succeeding at this whole mom thing […]