Does acceptance come only in blue for boys? First. Let’s be clear—this is an ad for JCrew to get people buying their product- so we don’t even know if this is real life or not. It is a staged, well-lit, photo used to highlight JCrew’s nailpolish and striped shirt. This is not a candid shot […]

Dr. Robyn Silverman on The Today Show: The Boy with the Pink Toenails is a post from: Dr. Robyn Silverman – Child Development Specialist, Body Image Expert, Success Coach & the Creator of the Powerful Words Character Development System

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Today, I received a very pointed comment from a 16 year old about the Disney Princesses.  But before we get to that, let’s back up.
A while back, I used my blog to answer a mother’s blog post she entitled; “Are the Disney Princesses Sexualizing my Daughter?”
She wrote:
…There was a time when we tried to ban […]

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