I recently came across two articles, written less than a week apart (and apparently unbeknownst to each of the authors) with a distinctly similar slant toward the notion of Self-Esteem which is evident from the titles alone; the first referring to Self-Esteem as a ‘Cra...

Given world events, this may seem a trivial topic of discussion, but to me, it is important and I will tell you why. Recently I was questioned whether the content of my book was inclusive enough based solely on its design. The concern was that the design was too stereo...

If your daughter is struggling with her self-esteem, conversation is key. The only way to help is by knowing what she is feeling and what is going in her life so you need to stay connected. But sometimes what we might mean as a comfort could actually just frustrate her...

My Dad’s pet name for me growing up was ‘Pumpkin’. I don’t know where it came from but he used it until the day he passed away and the word still recalls for me all the love and happiness of home.

I call my son ‘Lamb’. I am sure this started simply because it rhymed wit...

“Have you seen your daughter’s latest profile pic?”

This was the immediate question that greeted me one afternoon upon answering my phone to a concerned relative. “Ah, well no….not yet” I embarrassingly admitted. Oh crap, I thought – “what kind of a parent am I?” I read...

This week via a You Tube video, Instagram star Essena O’Neill announced that she is quitting Social Media and denounced the time she ‘wasted’ on it as having ‘made her miserable’ despite the fame and monetary success she was able to achieve. She further explained how ‘...

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Written in an easy conversational style, this beautiful 200 page book, filled with beautiful imagery, is designed to inspire and engage the young reader. Educational and empowering, JBYG teaches girls how to recognize and handle the influences that can affect their self-perceptions so that they ultimately learn to look within themselves to find their strength and beauty.