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Dangerous Websites for Teen Girls That Teach Self-Harm

Dangerous Websites for Teen Girls That Teach Self-Harm

Michele Borba January 16, 2014 Comments Off on Dangerous Websites for Teen Girls That Teach Self-Harm

Websites tailored to young girls that encourage negative self-image, eating disorders and cold-blooded cruelty Note to Readers: This article was originally published in 2011 on my site when these troubling trends first started. Unfortunately,

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Redefining Beauty For Our Girls: Raising Them From the INSIDE Out

Michele Borba November 23, 2012 Comments Off on Redefining Beauty For Our Girls: Raising Them From the INSIDE Out

I don’t know about you, but I’m suffering from a case of only what I can call “Shudder Syndrome” and it seems to be getting worse by the second. It’s a relatively new ailment,

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The Dangers of Over-Sexualized Images On Young Girls

The Dangers of Over-Sexualized Images On Young Girls

Michele Borba May 24, 2012 Comments Off on The Dangers of Over-Sexualized Images On Young Girls

How to counter “Too Much, Too Soon, Too Sleazy” ads aimed at our daughters and raise healthier girls from the inside out Thongs undies for toddlers. Push-up bras for eight-year olds. Sneakers to “tone”

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Countering A Too Sexy, Too Soon Culture for Our Daughters

Michele Borba January 29, 2011 Comments Off on Countering A Too Sexy, Too Soon Culture for Our Daughters

Parenting advice to raise strong, secure girls from the inside out and counter those racy, raunchy “what you have to look like” type images that rob self-esteem These days it’s almost impossible to not

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7 Troubling Youth Trends in the News

7 Troubling Youth Trends in the News

Michele Borba January 2, 2011 Comments Off on 7 Troubling Youth Trends in the News

REALITY CHECK TIME: Bullying, depression, eating disorders, ADHD, stress, early puberty onset, plastic surgery and Botox are all on increase and in younger kids. Here is my pick of the top troubling child and teen

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Eating Disorders in Children and Teens

Michele Borba February 7, 2010 Comments Off on Eating Disorders in Children and Teens

Parenting advice to help you identify the early signs of an eating disorder in children and what to do is you suspect your daughter (or son) has one “An eating disorder? Impossible!” “Not my

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Michele Borba: Parenting Alert-Fashion Magazines Affect Our Daughters’ Physical & Emotional Health

Michele Borba October 16, 2009 Comments Off on Michele Borba: Parenting Alert-Fashion Magazines Affect Our Daughters’ Physical & Emotional Health

Warning:  I’m ticked–or just darn-right over-the-top disgusted–about two recent events in the fashion world. First up there was top fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s attack on the women’s magazine, Brigitte decision to start using “normal-size

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