Labels are everywhere in our culture, from the playground, to the work place, to sitcoms and popular TV franchises. Let's take Monster High for example. Although the fashion doll web series has about a dozen or so main characters, there's Frankie Stein (the popular one), Clawdeen Wolf, (the fashionista), Draculaura (the vegan one), and Ghoulia Yelps (the smart one). Many young girls relate to these fictional characters not only by their style and personal likes, but by their labels as well. But what are these labels doing to our daughters?
While many of my daughter's friends in kindergarten and first grade haven't been able to personally identify themselves by their uniqueRead More »from Monster's High Dolls and the Danger of Labeling Our Daughters