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Should My Daughter Get The Gardasil Vaccine?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl Recently, I read an article where the author stated that the Bible lays out an overriding Christian principle that has been used to defend vaccination. “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all […]

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Does Teaching Modesty Harm My Daughter’s Body Image?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl Cultural backlash against the concept of modesty has never been greater! Not only does the secular media take stabs at the Christian modesty movement claiming there are “hidden victims” but the Christian media has taken pot shots, too. I’ve addressed their criticism and held back no punches, even […]

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Is Willow Smith Appropriate for My Tween?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl In her new video “Summer Fling” finds twelve-year-old daughter of Will and Jada Pinket Smith, Willow, looking (in my opinion) every day of sixteen. Many parents and media watch dogs who have watched the video find nothing wrong with it. But many have watched the video and launched […]

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How Do I Talk To My Daughter About CLIQUES?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl Welcome to the years of homophily. That’s a fancy psych term for cliques. While I don’t like cliques, and we’ve worked hard to keep our kids from forming them, they’re pretty much inevitable. And they can even do some good. Somewhere around the tween years, your daughter will […]

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How Do I Talk To My Daughter About Her PERIOD?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl If you’re like most women, your period has been much more like an exclamation point! It is something you suffer through and tough out. Have you stopped to consider that your attitude about it may still reflect the way it was or wasn’t presented to you? Forty […]

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How Do I Talk to My Daughter About MAKEUP?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl If your tween is begging you to wear makeup, listen to this before you give in: Researchers from the Medical Institute for Sexual Health found that one of the top five factors placing a girl at risk for sexual sin is appearing older than she actually is. […]

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How Do I Talk To My Daughter About SEXTING?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl Wondering how to talk to your kids about sexting? Well, frankly, I hope you will wait a few years to give your them a cell phone! Waiting is good. It builds discipline. My daugthers were 13 when they got theirs. I kind of wish I’d waited until […]

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How Do I Talk to My Daughter About DATING?

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl I recently worked with a mom who was distraught that her son was ‘dating’ a girl in middle school. I first asked her how old she’d hoped he would be before he dated and she said, “Sixteen.” Then, I asked her when she’d ever talked to her […]

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What Science Says: Your Daughter Growing Up Too Fast

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl After two years of study by an American Psychological Task (APA) task force on the sexualization of little girls, we have clear evidence that a mother’s hunch that she shouldn’t let her nine-year-old run around in a miniskirt with belted bling blaring the Pussycat Dolls’ “Dontcha wish […]

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A Modest Proposal For My Critics

By Dannah Gresh, Creator of Secret Keeper Girl In the past thirty days, CBS has issued a modesty code for celebs attending the Grammy’s while Christian websites and blogs have decried the modesty movement. Has the world been turned upside down? I encourage you to look at this very graphic visual showcase of just what caused […]

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