Wise words from a beloved author…

Wise words from a beloved author…

Toward the Stars recently added an entire index of books dedicated to strong female leads that break stereotypes and show our girls the world is theirs for the taking. Empower the girl in your life this holiday season!

myteenagedreamhasjustbegun:

A few days ago I heard something and it still makes me upset. I was walking into the middle school I work at and as I was walking down the block I heard a little girl who was about 10 years old on the phone and she told the person on the phone “mommy says I need to lose weight”. First of all she…

I 100% agree, no child (or person, really!) should be told they need to lose weight. That is a personal decision and should come from somewhere within, not externally.

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