Archive for July 2009

Girls4Sport Ordinary Heroes Contest

Surf and swim apparel designer Girls4Sport will honor inspiring women with its “Ordinary Heroes” essay contest.  Girls4Sport invites participants to nominate the women in their lives—mothers, daughters, sisters, and friends—who have accomplished extraordinary things or inspired others dream bigger and better.  The contest entry deadline is August 30, 2009. To nominate a hero, visit: www.girls4sport.com/contest/.

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Anna Wants to Be a Sports Writer

I’m at the age where I need to start thinking about where I want to go to college and what I want to go to college for. For a while now, I have known what I want to do. I’ve grown up around sports, and my dad is writer, so naturally, I put those two…

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My Apologies for the Broken Forms

Thanks to Michelle for alerting me that my forms were not working.  YIKES!!!  I tracked down the problem and apparently when my site was recently migrated to a new server, the image verification process for all of my forms was broken. I thought it got awfully quiet around here! Anyway…I just fixed the issue and…

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Amelia Earhart Movie Trailer

I’ve said before I’m not a movie buff, but when Hollywood makes movies like this one, I take notice.  I am totally looking forward to seeing this one.  I might even fork over the cash to see it at the movie theater!  Looks fabulous.  Hilary Swank and Richard Gere…good combination.  Check out the trailer…. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3iAfXNIsrs&feature=player_embedded…

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My Biggest Secret to Success

When we hear “secrets to success” we often think about big, scary words like “discipline” and “time-management” or “perseverance”.  It’s easy to think that success only comes to those who work around the clock and never have time for fun and relaxation because they are always 100% focused.  I’m here to tell you that’s a…

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Girls Can’t WHAT? Featured on WCIA

Yesterday morning I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Amber Jenne at one of our local tv stations, WCIA, for their morning show.  It was fun and exciting and I wanted to share the two segments with my friends and family who are outside of the viewing area. Go to WCIA’s web site and…

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Girls Can’t Be Pastors

Living up to my word of drawing the most popular designs first, I am adding a Pastor design to the Girls Can’t WHAT? Collection after receiving an influx of requests for a female preacher.  While women pastors are more prevalent these days, they are still few in number.  Who says girls can’t preach?  Some of…

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Your Feedback is Requested

Over the last six months, I’ve done a lot of behind the scenes work to change the way Girls Can’t WHAT? operates.  I based my changes off of advice from experts, comments from customers and ideas I picked up along the way.  The changes have been gradual and other than the theme colors dramatically changing,…

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Ways To Stay Engaged With Your Dreams

Even though I love to set goals and work towards my dreams, sometimes I’m just not motivated to do anything about them.  That may seem crazy because if a dream is that important to us then we should be motivated to stay on task and keep things rolling, right? Wrong.  If you haven’t noticed by…

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