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A must read for Mommies with little girls. "When the world wants girls to grow up too fast, how do you help your daughter navigate boy craziness, modesty, body image, media, and Internet safety? The foundation for an emotionally healthy teen girl is built between the ages of 8 and 12." Worth Reading, Must Reading, Dannah Gresh, Girls Generation, Healthy Teen, Emotional Healthy, Books Worth, Daughters, Teen Girls
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So far so good but we really want to continue in this with our daughter. From the site: Studies show that the foundation for an emotionally healthy teen girl is built between the ages of 8-12 and that a good relationship with mom is one of the most important factors. So when the world wants girls to grow up too fast, how does a mother help her young daughter navigate ...the world?
Have you heard about the latest online body-image petition? You'll find lots of resources here to help both mothers and daughters, such as the Body Peace Treaty, #realme campaign, and video interview with a supermodel about how she REALLY looks.
Help Our Daughters Have Healthy Body Images! It's frightening to see the effects of society's images on girls' body images and self-esteem. This post tells how some teenage girls are making a difference. Have you found ways to help your daughter and/or other girls have a positive body image?
Do you model positive body image for your kids? Find advice from an eating disorder survivor and mom for fostering a positive body image in your kids.
Help Our Daughters Have Healthy Body Images by Deb Chitwood. This blog post has a great video with a parody of Photoshop, the software the majority of magazines use to "beautify" their models.
Do you worry about your daughter's body image and self-esteem? Some teenage girls are trying to help, but they need our help, too. In my post, you'll find links to an online petition you can sign along with some eye-opening photos of supermodels before and after makeup and Photoshop.