Tag Archives: Girls

Club Mid: Magazine Offers “Body-Type” Swimsuit Guide for 8-12 Year Olds

Who thought telling 8-year-olds how to “add curves” was a good idea?!

Magazine Offers “Body-Type” Swimsuit Guide for 8-12 Year Olds

Published on Club Mid, May 12, 2016

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Club Mid: What Parents Need To Know About How Teen Sex Has Changed

Parents, I won’t pretend this one isn’t alarming. But it’s real, and we need to face it head on.

What Parents Need To Know About How Teen Sex Has Changed

Published on Club Mid, May 9, 2016

Washington Post: Parents Need To Talk To Daughters About The Joys Of Sex, Not Just The Dangers

A Q&A with Peggy Orenstein, author of the brand-new Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape.

Parents Need To Talk To Daughters About The Joys Of Sex, Not Just The Dangers

Published in Washington Post, March 29, 2016

Brain, Child Magazine: Should Young Girls Be Allowed To Wear Bikinis?

In a friendly debate format, I argue the “no” side.

Should Young Girls Be Allowed To Wear Bikinis?

Published in Brain, Child on July 8, 2015.

New York Times Motherlode: Beauty Tips For Girls, From Lego

Beauty Tips For Girls, From Lego

Published in The New York Times, March 16, 2015

Washington Post: What I Said When My Daughter Criticized Her Body

What I Said When My Daughter Criticized Her Body

Published in the Washington Post, February 20, 2015

Washington Post: Little Girls Don’t Need To Be Told They’re Beautiful

Little Girls Don’t Need To Be Told They’re Beautiful

Published in Washington Post, February 2, 2015