At 13, your little girl is finally all grownup and her gift choices will reflect that she is now officially a teenager. Makeup, jewelry, nail polish, and glittery stuff, are things she is going to love. Most girls at this age love money, but coming up with a gift idea that she loves will surprise her even more. For a girl, becoming thirteen is a big deal so anything with a little sentimental value would be great. All of the following presents are things that 13 year old girls said they want or are extremely popular in
This was the game that every girl in the '90s coveted. And who could forget the red zit stickers you got if you refused to do the truth or dare? Image via Etsy.
Teenagers looking to transition often describe themselves as having been born in the wrong body. It is commonly acknowledged that while biological sex is genetically determined, gender is a social construct. A human being cannot—and should not—be reduced to their biology, or indeed their genitals, because psychologically we are as much a product of the way that other people treat us as we are of our genetic inheritance. Homo sapiens are social creatures: our ability to cooperate is what gave us the evolutionary upper hand over our stronger Neanderthal cousins.
Jackie Fisher was beginning high school two years ago when she figured out that her developing figure was going to be her best asset. So when the Bethesda teen dresses to go out with friends these days, she slips on a pair of jeans, flip-flops and a low-cut top. But some parents, educators and parenting experts say the undertones of the disagreement are different now, sharpened by the explosion of sexual imagery on television and the Internet, in movies and advertising, and in the marketing of sexy and provocative clothing to an ever-younger audience.