Many teens drop out of organized sports, and participation in daily physical education classes is a thing of the past. The third source is girls themselves. A website by Thought. So here's a reminder from me that I bloat. Normally exposing myself like this would feel mortifying and inappropriate to me but given what I've been seeing online and knowing the way young girls and boys are affected by what they see, well, I feel moved to do this. Written by a true femminist. I think it is because we have had a very clear and simple dress code for all 3 of them since infancy:
This article highlights a complete failure to communicate on my part.
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But what you see on people's instagrams and Facebook is never the whole picture. Your teen may not have time to play a team sport at school or in a local league, but many gyms offer teen memberships, and kids might be able to squeeze in a visit before or after school. Some of these girls had their boyfriends with them and i can only imagine what the boyfriends must have thought! Another dangerous issue is the use of steroidsparticularly in sports where size and strength are valued. Neither invites degrading comments and neither invites sleezy words.