Dr. Jennifer W. Shewmaker

Parent, Educator, Author

Positive Pick: Music to make your heart sing!

In my post on the music industry, Be Sexy or Shut Up, I talk about how female artists are often pressured to promote themselves through their sexuality rather than their … Continue reading

October 21, 2011 · 3 Comments

Positive Pick: Pigtail Pals “Pretty’s got nothing to do with it” Tee Rocks!

Okay, I am too excited about this brand new positive pick to wait until Friday! In response to several companies who have marketed products that sell girls short, Melissa Wardy … Continue reading

September 1, 2011 · 3 Comments

Positive Activism Exciting Update: Talking back to Candie’s

Things are heating up in our “Talk Back to Candie’s” anti-campaign! Beauty Redefined and NewHavenRTC, along with a lot of readers, have joined with me in supporting SPARK Summit’s creative … Continue reading

May 6, 2011 · 1 Comment

Birthday Parties: Gifts, Manners, and Spa Diva Princess Cocktail Limo Parties

April 12th, 2011 | Author: melissa This week I’m cross posting from some of my favorite friends in the blogosphere. This post was written by Melissa Wardy, owner of Pigtail Pals. … Continue reading

April 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

A Sexy Werewolf? No, not Jacob, Clawdeen. Shame on Mattel

      Mattels Waxing and Shaving Monster High Doll Sparks Outrage – FoxNews.com. I read the article linked above after Melissa Wardy posted a link to it on Pigtail … Continue reading

March 17, 2011 · 10 Comments

Imagine…Emma Thompson on Believing in Yourself

This video posted on Revolution of Real Women by Emma Thompson brought tears to my eyes. For every person in this world, I wish the REALITY of believing in themselves. … Continue reading

March 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

Combating the Thin Ideal

As reported on Pigtail Pals, this week is National Eating Disorder Awareness week. Melissa Wardy’s posts got me thinking about the Thin Ideal and Muscular Ideal and how we can … Continue reading

February 24, 2011 · Leave a comment
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