Welcome to GirlNation!
This nation is built on a pledge to
Be Your Own Girl!
It’s a Nation where we celebrate, encourage and
empower girls everyday.
SAY NO, TO CAMO!
Camouflaging – NOT The Latest Fashion Trend!
No, it’s not the latest make up trick or the greatest dance since the Dougie. It’s a really common and sad trick that we play on ourselves. Camouflaging is when we change the way we look or act just to fit in with everyone else and not stand out as the beautiful, unique girls that we really are. Chameleons, the lizards, do this to survive. In a world that sometimes seems that it wants us all to be the same, I guess we camouflage for the same reason – to survive. READ ALL ABOUT HERE
All Girls Can Make A Difference.
It’s easy to think that we are so small that we don’t have the power to make a difference in the world. We want to tell you three stories about three girls who used their voice to save something, change something or bring awareness to issues that were important to them. Read the rest of the story…
Is There Girl Power Fatigue?
In the last few years, girls have been surrounded by empowering messages from all forms of media. Do girls have “empowerment fatigue” or has the message become so diluted with disingenuous organizations jumping on the bandwagon that the message has lost its relevance? Read more…
How To Talk To Your Daughter About Her Body
My daughter posted this on her Facebook page. I think it is brilliant (and her as well)! I love that in her crazy, college life, this resonated with her and she felt it was relevant enough to share. Please share this with the other women and girls in your life.
“How to talk to your daughter about her body Step One:
- Don’t talk to your daughter about her body, except to teach her how it works.
- Teach her about kindness towards others, but also kindness towards yourself.