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A Black Nerd Queen Call to Arms

It infuriates me to not see that the likes of me, my daughters and other Black Nerd Queens represented in the media. With the exception of Issa Rae, Dee Rees and the High Priestess of Nerdom, Ava Duvernay finding images that reflect our lives is like finding a needle in a haystack. What’s typically shown…

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What If Parents Lived by Kid Rules

Kids and rules. You know how it goes. “No.” “You know better than that!” “Stop that right now!” Kids have it so good, right? I know…when you read the above admonishments you thought I meant how kids hear every day that, no…they can’t have ice cream for dessert; that they know better than to try…

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Why I Love Music From the 20th Century

You’d think most children today love to listen to current music. But this girl not so much. A lot of the music from this century I do love but I love the music from the last century so much more. I’m going to tell you how I started to love it and the artists I…

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Dear Senia – A Note to a Brave Girl

Turning Stone Choice featured and responded to Senia’s School Paper on Bullying. Please read more by clicking below. Dear Senia – A Note to a Brave Girl | TURNING STONEchoice. Related articles Subscribe To Simply Senia On Your Kindle (simplysenia.com) The Dangerous Lee News & Entertainment Network is Nominated For 4 Black Weblog Awards –…

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HowYou Can Help Your Teen Find Their Style

Being a teenager isn’t easy these days. The pressure on young people is mounting and it is no wonder that many of them are feeling the heat. Being a teen is also the time to start finding your own way in the world and the time to find out who you really are. Instead of…

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Redecorating For Teenagers

Teenagers are young humans who are going through the stage of finding out who they are and trying to express their sense of personal style. Usually, what that means is quite the array of dodgy design decisions, and so this is the time where you don’t take over completely, but rather guide them to express…

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What Would Make One Direction Cooler?

Around the world, teenage girls and those of an even younger age are obsessed with the activities of One Direction, the band put together a few years ago who were initially five rejects on the UK version of The X Factor because they weren’t the strongest singers in the competition. No, we’re not sure how…