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Where to find affordable prom dresses

Affordable Prom Dresses that Look Amazing? I Have 7 Places to Look!

Latest, Teens By March 13, 2017 Tags: , , , , 2 Comments

Stylish and Affordable Prom Dresses If you have a teenage daughter then you know firsthand that prom season is here. Whether she’s going with the love of her (now) life or in a group of friends, no doubt she’s already been looking around for THE perfect dress. All of the girls that are in and out of our house have…

Meet Stephanie Carls, this week's Fearless Female

Fearless Females Friday: Stephanie Carls

Lifestyle By November 11, 2016 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

Fearless Females Friday “Here’s to strong women. May we know them, may we be them, may we raise them.” Raising three daughters, I’m constantly trying to show them positive examples of strong women for them to model after. There are so many women doing so many amazing things today – and honestly – all throughout history. But I realized that…

If you're the parent of daughters, here are 10 things you don't want people to ask you.

10 Things You Don’t Say to the Parents of Daughters

Teens By March 23, 2016 Tags: , , , , 17 Comments

Parenting Daughters When you’re a parent, you get lots of advice.  And if you know me, you know that I hate unsolicited advice. I hated it when I was single and people told me how to find a husband. I hated it when I was pregnant and people told me how I should take care of myself. I hated it when…


Project Mc2 – Proving that Smart is the New Cool

Entertainment, Netflix StreamTeam By August 27, 2015 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

STEM and Our Daughters Personally, I’ve always thought that being smart was cool but being a girl who’s smart hasn’t always been recognized. As a matter of fact, for as far as we’ve come to empower girls to embrace their smart and sometimes “geeky” side, we still have a long way to go.  Walk down the toy aisle of any…


Daughters = Divorce?

Lifestyle By March 22, 2012 Tags: , , , 5 Comments

I heard an interesting statistic this morning. Couples who have daughters have a higher percentage of divorce rates than those with sons. I have three daughters which, according to this statistic, makes me 10% more likely to get divorced. This is on top of the already high 50% divorce rate. Whilst I’m not looking to learn about a divorce lawyer……


The Anti-Party

Teens By March 9, 2012 Tags: , , , , , , , , 12 Comments

I was informed yesterday that Mackenzie would be hosting what can only be termed as an “anti-party”. What’s an anti-party, you ask? It’s the party you throw when you’ve been snubbed from another party. Remember the parties back in elementary school where you invited the whole class or at least all the kids of the appropriate sex? Yeah, that doesn’t…