Why We Competed in the Miss America Pageant!

Hollywood Insider: Ep 15

Do you have a daughter interested in competing in pageants? Learn about the ins and outs of pageantry and the many benefits of being a contestant!

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Randi Kathryn-Harmon former Miss America pageant contestant and current recruiting coordinator for Mississippi State University College of Education gives tips and tools on how the pageant system helped catapult her career. Being a former Miss America pageant contestant as well, I will weigh in on what I’ve learned first hand and how competing in pageants helped spark my 14 year speaking career.

Episode 15 – Exploring the world of pageantry – the many benefits, expectations and how to best prepare.

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Pornography in Latest Cosmo Magazine Issue! Moms Beware!

Let's join forces with Cosmo Hurts Kids Campaign!

How bad can Cosmo magazine be for our girls? Try X-rated! The current January issue of Cosmo magazine shows porn and lists top sex toys for our kids to buy!

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While walking through the exhibit hall this week at the National Religious Broadcasting conference in Orlando, Florida, the Cosmo Hurts Kids booth caught my attention immediately. I am fully aware that Cosmo has pushed the envelope over the past few years. It went from somewhat good advice for teens to currently featuring barely clothed girls on the cover. However, anger quickly arose when I was shown the recent issue of Cosmo magazine at this booth run by three hard-working women advocates who’s mission is to put a stop to the madness!

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Top 5 Tips on How to Help Your Daughter Dress Modestly Cute

Girls! Sick of not finding adorable, classy clothes to wear? Want to dress modestly cute without giving guys the wrong impression? Read this!

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Look at magazines and billboards for even a second and you’ll see young girls with low cut tops and midriffs showing along with super short skirts. I’ve had so many young girls tell me over the years while speaking at purity conferences, that they want to dress classy and cute but they can’t find a store that sells what they are looking for.

When I speak to young women, I tell them to wear a bed sheet to class or sew two skirts together…half joking…half not.

Seriously though, here are the top 5 ways you can help your daughter look adorable and hopefully start a new trend in her school.

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Green Drink – A Secret Weapon for Great Health!

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Hard to get your kids to eat the recommended daily fruits & veggies? Try making this green drink and get the energy you need to keep up with life’s demands.

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From the moment us moms wake up and our feet hit the floor, we want to give our best to all of those around us, from kids, husband to co-workers. Many times, we forget to take care of our own body. There are constant battles we face that without a strong immune system, we would be in bed and not on the front battle lines. Therefore, one of my secret weapons to keep myself and my family healthy is by making my power-packed green drink. I don’t know about you, but for as long as I can remember, it’s always been a challenge to eat the USDA recommended 5-9 servings of fruits and veggies each day. That’s like spending the entire day eating at the kitchen table – yeah right.

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Top PROM Safety Tips to Follow!

How to experience a memorable night without regrets

Make prom night a memorable experience, not one filled with regrets. Stay safe behind the wheel and don’t go to bed with your date. Here are the top prom safety tips.

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Years ago I went to a taping of the Sharon Osbourne show. She had a guest family talking about the best parenting tips for raising competent teens. This mom said she knew her teen boys would have sex anyway, so she let their girlfriends come over and do whatever they wanted in her sons’ bedrooms while she was at home. Her justification was that at least she knew her boys would be safe. WHAT!? I literally BOOED in the audience. Loud. I got stares. I didn’t care!

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