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Ages 11 – 14

Articles for girls ages 11 – 13

The First 10 Seconds

| Madison M., 19, Texas | A glimpse into the start of my morning routine during my high school years:   5:30 am: *buzzzzz!* Me: *internally groans* That’s it.   I’d venture to say many of us have a similar routine,…

When Life Changes

| Aine M., 16, Texas | I am privileged to live a life free from disease, loss of immediate family members, natural disaster, or any serious tragedy. My biggest trial in life has come from the need to adjust…

Self Worth in a Selfie World

That Time I Was an Idiot When I was a teenager, I had a huge crush on a boy in my stake.  I’ll call him Joe.  I thought Joe was the greatest thing ever. I liked him so much…

Learning Fearlessly

|Anne Wolfe, 18| I have been doing what most of the world has been doing. NOTHING! Out of sheer boredom, I was reading through one of my notebooks. This particular notebook was dedicated to writing down interesting facts, quotes,…

Empowering ourselves and others

|Abish V., 16, California| Social media can be both positive and negative depending on its message. If we look at the positive of social media, it can teach us new hacks, DIYs, new cooking recipes, inspiring and empowering messages.…

What I Learned About The Sacrament Through Quarantine

| Kayla T., 24, California | From an upper room in Jerusalem, to the home of Peter Whitmer in Fayette, New York, to many millions of homes in the last few weeks, the sacrament has been administered. For the…

7 Habits of Happy Girls

One time when I was at an all-day event, a stranger stopped me and asked, “Are you always this happy?  I’ve seen you a couple of times today and you just never seem to stop smiling.”  I was totally…