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American Girls

“There’s been debate around the question of whether parents should or have the right to, monitor their children’s activity online; there’s less awareness of how parents and other adults sometimes insert themselves into kids’…

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Celebrities Lives Compared to Us

So I saw this post on Facebook a while ago, about the presidents daughter, Malia Obama, smoking weed at Lollapalooza. There was a video of her that went viral. Of course people had to make a big deal out of it and it was on a VIP news website.…

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Be Present

Realizing how much I go on my phone and/or rely on my phone is crazy. Even at my family events, the majority of them spend a long amount of time on their phones rather than cherishing the time together. We don't get to see each other all the time…

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Love Story Movies..

I had recently watched the movie, "Love, Rosie." The two main characters are Lily Collins and Ben Claflin. Ben Claflin is also from the movie, "Me Before You" in case you aren't aware of who he is. Anyway, I watched this movie on Amazon Prime and…

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No More Stereotypes

On Buzzfeed I read this article called, “Hijab-Wearing Teen Hopes To Break Stereotypes, Win Miss Minnesota USA” by Talal Ansari. The article is about this teenage Somali-American girl who participated and won in a pageant and wore…

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Brands Matter

So I had a little argument with my mom the other day about brands. She was angry that I didn't want a not-so popular brand name pair of jeans. I didn't like the texture and quality of the jeans she picked out for me. (normally we don't go…

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"Man Up" Campaign

On Facebook I came across a video from "Daily Mail" about the "Map Up" campaign. The campaign is posting videos of men's real emotions. It is encouraging men to express what they feel, not to keep them bottled inside. The video I watched was just…

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