Keep your back-to-school meals boring. Here's why...

How does simple meal planning lead to building your daughter's confidence this time of year?


This is the Easiest Way to Remind Your Daughter How Loved She Is

Add LOVE STORIES to her after-school routine! Here's why...

Be Your Daughter's Biggest Fan

At the beginning of a new school year, your daughter might show you the parts of herself that are hardest to love. You might be losing your patience over her whining, her foot stomping or her refusal to get up in the morning. Maybe she's struggling with frienship dynamics in her new class or worried that the academics are just too challenging for her.

How to Talk to Your Daughters about Charlottesville

Are you still reeling from the events that happened in Charlottesville? Have you sprung into action? Have you decided how you feel about Tina Fey's sheetcaking sketch? Are you still wrestling with how to talk with your kids about the news when you know they are just starting a new school year and deserve time and space to process that?

Give Your Kids Some Control as They Go Back-to-School

The beginning of a new school year has so many unknowns.  Who is my teacher going to be?  Will my friends be in my class?  Will the tests be too hard?    Kids don’t have any control over these things.

Back-to-School Means Back to Basics: Hug it Out

Did you get a little teary dropping off your kids to school on that first day? Or were you so excited for alone time that you practically kicked them to the curb? Either way, back-to-school is a huge transition for every family. For our girls, it's about a lot more than new notebooks, sneakers and extra sharp pencils.

Back-to-School isn't just shopping. It's also about this...

Maybe you've heard that divorce, moving and giving birth are the very most stressful times a family can face. Well, that list is missing one important thing...

5 Ideas for Father's Day Weekend Activities with your Daughter

One of the most special relationships your Go Girl! will have is the one she has with her dad. With many dads working long hours and girls with full calendars of activities, it can be a challenge finding time to spend together. To help build a better bond as a dad of daughters, we’d like to share 5 father-daughter activities our #Dadvocates and #GoGirls will enjoy! The following activities are focused in the Oakland area, but don’t let that stop you!  Whether you are a dad, or a maddie (a mom that feels or identifies more like a daddy!) create your own adventures with your Go Girl! this Father's Day weekend...and beyond...

The Best Father's Day Gift: Show up as a DADvocate for your Daughter

Dadvocate: a dad of a daughter who believes without question that she is the leader we've all been waiting for.  

You have an amazing daughter.  You can’t believe how lucky you are to be her dad.  You want to make sure that she has everything she needs to be happy, safe, and fulfilled in her life.  You are a Dadvocate and these are the 25 things you are doing as her papa to help your daughter become a total badass:  

Together We Rise - Alliance for Girls 5th Annual Conference