Written by Parent & Daughter Workshop alumna Amy E.  My daughter is a strong swimmer. I never imagined this would be her story. In so many words, her first swim teacher let me know she was the most challenging student he had ever had. She’s a quiet and respectful little lady, but man is she …

How to help girls challenge the media notion that BFFs must obsess over boys together. by Kaitlyn Locke, editorial intern MEDIAGIRLS Why, you may have asked yourself recently, would your young daughter want a t-shirt that prominently displays the words “SQUAD GOALS” in bold, glittery font? Why are all social media feeds constantly clogged with …

Anna Hibiscus by Nigerian-born author Atinuke is the first in a series of early chapter books about a little girl who lives in Africa – “amazing Africa” – with her large extended family. Many of Anna Hibiscus’ experiences are universal – taking care of her younger brothers, or being bored, for instance. At the same time, …