Empower Black Girls
Afro Puffs and Ponytails, Inc Book Review Title: I Like Myself Author: Karen Beaumont Hardcover - 32 pages Ages 3-7 This short and simple book packs a powerful dose of confidence and self acceptance! A unique and sassy little African American girl along with her faithful little dog start off from the very beginning saying; "I like myself I'm glad I'm
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall by Dr. Gail Hayes How do we teach the girls we love to be caring, sharing community members? How do we teach them to be kind-hearted? Are these really things that can be taught or are certain people just born with these traits? I believe that they are taught and I’ll tell you why. I remember how my mother taught me. As the first born of
One of my favorite songs is a song by India Aria entitled, "Video." In this song she sings about how she does not look like the idealized girls in popular music videos, but that she's beautiful none-the-less. Contrary to the images of beauty that are often portrayed on television and in magazines, there is no such thing as the perfect kind of beauty because we are all
Michelle Obama - A Success in Her Own Right - The Michelle Obama Bio The wife of Democratic Candidate Senator Barack Obama, Michelle Obama is her own success story. Listed in 2006 among "25 of the World's Most Inspiring Women" by Essence magazine, she followed up in 2007 with Vanity Fair magazine nominating her as one of the "Worlds Ten Best Dressed People."