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    Fashion,  Girl Power,  Parenting

    The Style of STEM-how fashion is making science stylish for young girls.

    The Style Of STEM The STEM theme is a strong trend in girls fashion right now. STEM stands for Science Technology, Engineering, and Math.  Sometimes you may see STEAM instead, and the “A” stands for Arts.  “Girl power” and “positive messages” are themes that have been prevalent in girls fashion for quite some time now, but as I was doing my…

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    Fashion,  Fun

    Meeting Our Mentor

    This is really a story of one mom/woman supporting and encouraging another. Shortly after I started my Instagram account, I came across the account  @thepetitepoet. What I really liked was how this little girl was styled, and how her clothing and poses were age-appropriate. After following her account for some time, I learned that she had a very special connection with…

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    Fashion,  Parenting

    Growing Up Glad- The Inspiration

    The idea for this blog came to me when my youngest daughter was graduating Pre-K. She is very shy and for the past 2 years, her teachers have told me to work on her self-confidence. As a former Mental Health and Elementary School Guidance Counselor, I thought, how can this be? I use everything I have learned about self-esteem and…