Barbie dolls have been introducing girls to beauty and fashion trends for 58 years, but recently the company decided to switch things up. To better understand what the current society needs, Barbie surveyed 8,000 mothers. It found out that 86% of them are worried about what kind of role models their...
Look magazine 1988 – a celebration of 150 years of photography. (photographs that made a difference) This one – "American Girl in Florence", 1951, by Ruth Orkin: Bystanders ogle artist Jinx Allen in this picture taken for an essay about the hazards of women traveling alone. "I had always wanted to shoot a picture of a woman surrounded by leering men." A sweet smile goes a long way, guys! ... See MoreSee Less
Five days in the woods with four girls – Autumn Sawyer, Abby Cloney, Rothery Sullivan, and Jillian Hagerty, at the Jack Mountain Bush Craft School, with Ben Spencer! Hot days, mosquitoes like I've never seen, and water low enough to not do our canoe expedition. However, we swam in the river every day, made wooden spoons with burning embers and knives, and we hiked Mount Chase in 100% humidity! We cooked over fires that we started without matches, and we found ways to have tons of fun without our phones! Well, to be honest – there was one mission that included phone use but what happens at camp stays at camp!😎 ... See MoreSee Less
Girl Camp coming up August 1-5! Eco-bundles, cool natural sculpture, H2Ocolor, and more creative time outside! Canoeing, hiking, and making great connections! We still have room for a few more girls going into, or already in high school! Call 768-5903 or register at www.mainelygirls.org PLEASE SHARE THIS POST! ... See MoreSee Less