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Growing Up: The Hardest, Most Enjoyable Thing You Will Do
Freelancer, Blogger/Writer, and Founder of Diary of a Hopeful ...
When you're an adolescent, coming into your teen years sounds awesome. We wake up every morning pick out outfits based on how we feel that day, or consider the thought of grabbing the attention of a cute boy at school. Life is so easy for us then.
Birds, Bees, and Miniskirts
Jamie Anne Richardson
As my kids get older, talks about sex, hormones, wisdom, maturity, morals, and just good ol' fashion common sense have become more frequent. I am totally comfortable with such talks. What I'm not comfortable with is when the lectures turn back on me.
The Dress That Ended my Childhood
Gender Justice Activist, Humanitarian, Founder of EOTO World
I survived the storm and stress of puberty because I was determined to not let my sex and gender define, punish and deter me from what I wanted to do.
An Ugly-Duckling Tale to Tell Your Daughters
Author, Travel Tales I Couldn't Put in the Guidebooks
A case in point is my own ugly phase. I think back to my least favorite first day in class back in the 1950s and how it all turned out. It reads funny now, but I really felt the pain. Perhaps it will ease someone else's.
Girls' Puberty Coming Sooner -- But What about the Boys?
Co-host, Stuff Mom Never Told You podcast and staff writer, Ho...
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