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The Hunger Games and Genderless Storytelling

I know, I know. I’m a little late to the Hunger Games party. It was only a few short weeks ago that I stumbled upon the first book in the series by Suzanne Collins and picked it up to read

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Mashing Up Read Across America Day & Women’s History Month

Today the wonderful world of books is being celebrated at schools and in homes all across the country in honor of Read Across America day, which of course coincides with the birthday of Dr. Seuss. The man who’s responsible for

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You Can’t Be What You Can’t See

“You can’t be what you can’t see.” – Marie Wilson The need for more positive role models for young girls is not exactly news to us here at SheHeroes. In fact, you could say that need is the biggest part

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Inspiring Whenever and Wherever We Can

Of the different things I do at my kid’s school throughout the year my favorite is by far volunteering in the library twice a week. Once with each of my children’s classes. One weekly visit with my son’s third grade

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SheHeroes at Sea

A really interesting story went viral today. We of course couldn’t help but spread the story ourselves by posting it on Facebook. It was the story of Jeanne Baret, a pioneering botanist, and the first woman to circle the globe.

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New Year’s Resolutions That Inspire

With the holidays behind us we now turn our attention to the New Year and of course ways we can make changes for the better for our kids, ourselves, our home, our community and the world in the coming year.

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SheHeroes in the Garden: Katie’s Krops

We LOVE showing off SheHeroes who are making the world a better place and 9 year old Katie is a perfect example of just that kind of SheHero! According to Katie’s website her project “Katie’s Krops” began when she was

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Sheheroes in the South Pole

One of the fun parts of celebrating Christmas and Santa today is by following Santa’s trip around the world on Christmas Eve via Norad (you can check it out on Facebook, Twitter or via the website). But I recently discovered

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She Can Do Anything

Last week on Facebook you may have seen the fabulous story we posted about the 17-year-old SheHero, Angela Zhang, who created a Nanoparticle that kills cancer. That’s right, kills cancer. Zhang’s project “Design of Image-guided, Photo-thermal Controlled Drug Releasing Multifunctional

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J.K. Rowling & Finding Inspiration on The Bookshelf

This past weekend was the DVD release of the final Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows II. Having not seen it in theaters the kids and I were very excited to run and purchase the DVD first

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Recent Facebook Posts

We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves. ~Buddha

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Play-i is a toy that kids have to program to play with. It’s amazing and they have a program to bring the toys to kids who can’t afford them…

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Have you checked out LOTTIE dolls? They are having a competition for girls under 10! More info to follow. #girls #dolls #contest

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Army engages girls in STEM by being ‘their own hero’ #Armystrong #STEM
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Girls can be superheroes too! LOTTIE doll company is hosting a Design a Superhero Outfit Contest and the winner’s design will be made and sold..

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