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Girl on a Mission

Nashville Musician & Grammy Camp Alum Pens Touching Tribute Song For Sandy Hook Victims

Nashville Musician & Grammy Camp Alum Pens Touching Tribute Song For Sandy Hook Victims

Christina Jamra is a musician based in Nashville, and is also part of the Grammy In The Schools organization, attending their camps as an up and coming muso. We love […]

Politics, Working Women

South Korea Elects Park Geun-Hye As Its First Female President, Signalling New Era For The Nation

South Korea Elects Park Geun-Hye As Its First Female President, Signalling New Era For The Nation

News broke this morning that Park Geun-Hye has just been elected South Korea’s first female president. She is a conservative from the New Frontier Party, and is interestingly also the […]

Celebrities, Entertainment, Family Life, Girl on a Mission

Ann Curry Prompts America To Random Acts Of Kindness In Honor Of Sandy Hook

Ann Curry Prompts America To Random Acts Of Kindness In Honor Of Sandy Hook

NBC anchor Ann Curry has copped a lot of flack in the press especially over her Today Show firing. But ever true to her journalist person, meaning it’s not about […]

Girl on a Mission

Brazilian Teen Blogger Uses Social Media To Expose Problems Within Her School

Brazilian Teen Blogger Uses Social Media To Expose Problems Within Her School

Remember the name Isadora Faber, as she may very well be a future Brazilian president in a few decades (or less!). The 13 year old from Santa Catarina is just […]

Body Image

What Would Barbie Look Like If She Were Real? Answer= Ridic!

What Would Barbie Look Like If She Were Real? Answer= Ridic!

We recently came across this picture of model Katie Wilcox who was feature in Oprah’s O Magazine last November. Katie is the founder of Healthy Is The New Skinny blog […]

Interviews

If You Could Rewrite ‘Beautiful’ Would The Definition Include You?

If You Could Rewrite ‘Beautiful’ Would The Definition Include You?

One of the reasons GirlTalkHQ was created was not only to inspire young women everywhere, but to expand the limited media-driven notion of what “beauty” is. When we think of […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Partially Blind Girl Defies The Odds To Become UK Beauty Queen

Partially Blind Girl Defies The Odds To Become UK Beauty Queen

13 Year-old Rhiannon Taggart from Sunderland, UK was born with congenital cataracts. At just 3 months old she had to have surgery in an attempt to correct them but it […]

Causes, Celebrities

Paris Hilton Proves She Can Swap Partying In Favor For Philanthropy

Paris Hilton Proves She Can Swap Partying In Favor For Philanthropy

Paris Hilton as long been the scrutiny of every available media outlet worldwide, whether it be radio, newspapers, magazine, TV, Movies, the internet and anything in between. The 31 year […]

Celebrities

Supermodel Christy Turlington Urges Girls Not To Rush Into Babies & Marriage

Supermodel Christy Turlington Urges Girls Not To Rush Into Babies & Marriage

Supermodel and mum to two kids Christy Turlington Burns (her husband is filmmaker and actor Ed Burns) is using her influence and experience to advocate plight of adolescent girls either […]

Boys We Like

This Dude Developed A Glass That Can Detect If Your Drink Has Been Spiked!

This Dude Developed A Glass That Can Detect If Your Drink Has Been Spiked!

Well it’s Friday ladies, time to kick off your heels, put down those handbags, backpacks and laptops and enjoy the weekend. For some of you that means heading to your […]

Body Image

Anyone Else Have A Problem With Size 12 Models Being Considered “Plus Size”?

Anyone Else Have A Problem With Size 12 Models Being Considered “Plus Size”?

I just read about a new range of lingerie by Fashion Guru Gok Wan for Simple Be which is “guaranteed to make you look and feel like a goddess” as […]

Boys We Like

When Do Parents Start Taking Responsibility For What They Teach Their Bully Children?

When Do Parents Start Taking Responsibility For What They Teach Their Bully Children?

I recently came across a fantastic organization called Everyone Matters on facebook, shared by one of my friends Shari. They are a global Inclusiveness campaign with celebs such as Sir […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Entertainment

Real Talk: Hollywood Actress Proves Beauty Doesn’t Come From A Knife, Injection, Nip Or Tuck.

Real Talk: Hollywood Actress Proves Beauty Doesn’t Come From A Knife, Injection, Nip Or Tuck.

Hollywood Star Kim Basinger just turned 59 this month and her daughter (with Alec Baldwin) Ireland, 17, is singing her praises. Ireland posted a pic on instagram wishing her mom […]

Family Life

9 Year Old Bullied Schoolgirl Gets The Ultimate Revenge On Her Tormentors

9 Year Old Bullied Schoolgirl Gets The Ultimate Revenge On Her Tormentors

Breanna Bond is a name you should remember because she has done something pretty remarkable. Hers is a story that will hopefully inspire so many other young school girls who […]

Entertainment

Are Women Leading the Way In America? Documentary ‘Miss Representation’ Doesn’t Think So

Are Women Leading the Way In America? Documentary ‘Miss Representation’ Doesn’t Think So

In case you fine fierce women of America missed it, this documentary, titled ‘Miss Representation’ premiered on the Oprah Winfrey Network this past weekend. A film by Jennifer Siebel Newsom […]