Janet Followed Her Dream To Be An Umpire

Umpire Janet Thomas

As a girl who grew up loving baseball, I always hoped I’d have boys one day so I could help coach their team. I started out as a dugout mom, team mom and then knew I had to coach. Finally I was given the chance and I had the opportunity to help coach my son  [Read More]

Girls Can’t Compete in Archery

For about two years now I’ve been asked to create an archery design. Not that I’ve been procrastinating on it or anything, but there are just so many cool things to draw that I have to pick and choose. This week, however, I chose the archery design. I thought it was time. To gather some inspiration, I found some  [Read More]

Ski jumping is too dangerous for women

Ski Jumping

Did you know that the only Olympic winter sport in which women are not allowed to compete is ski jumping? Check out this video below that shows women from around the globe participating in this sport that is supposedly “too dangerous” and “seems not to be appropriate for ladies from a medical point of view”  [Read More]

Girls can’t pull out their hair

marni

Girls can’t pull out their hair. Or at least they don’t was what I firmly believed when I first started pulling. I destroyed my eyelashes, eyebrows, and hair, all the while convinced that I was doing something freakish and abnormal. I felt so incredibly isolated and alone. I didn’t know there was a name for  [Read More]

Mary was told girls don’t play drums

Hi, my name is Mary Wenskunas and I have been told I can’t when I absolutely CAN!!I have been playing drums since I was 7 years old and I have “grown” up in a multitude of praise bands. As a kid, I started off in the kid’s church praise band which in turn followed with  [Read More]

How quickly can you eat an elephant?

Mary

This year I have made great strides in accomplishing some of my goals.  In fact, some of the items I have accomplished have been on my mind for years, yet it only took me a few weeks to tackle them.  Why is that?  I learned how to eat an elephant quickly without getting indigestion. You  [Read More]

Nobody Can Stop Jen From Playing Football

I grew up playing football with the boys in my neighborhood almost every day. I also grew up with a perfect, tennis playing, 4.0, older sister. In sixth grade I realized that my new school had a flag football team. Awesome, right? I loved football completely, and immediately joined the team. I had a blast  [Read More]

Enter to win a Superchick CD library!

Superchick – Rock What You Got

InPop Records has joined with Girls Can’t WHAT? for an exciting giveaway of Superchick CDs! Sister-fronted pop-rock band Superchick is all about challenging the mistaken belief that Girls Can’t. From fist-pumping songs like “Anthem” (Here’s to the girls on their boards with bruises and scars. Here’s to the girls whose fingers bleed from playing guitar.  [Read More]