Checking In With the Sisters – True Beauty

by Lolli

Lolli here…

It’s hard to watch my daughters grow up. But it’s also exciting to see them blossom into beautiful young women. There are so many messages bombarding teenage girls, and as a mom of three girls, I want to make sure that the important messages sink in. I loved this post by Barbie on our sister site, 5 Minutes for Faith, had one of those important messages.

True Beauty

This Summer, my 12 year old daughter reminded me of a promise I made to her when she was 10 years old.

β€œIn the Summer before I go to 7th grade, you said I could wear makeup.”

How could she forget? I had the same rule with her older sister.

Oh be still my heart. My youngest daughter, who already seems so mature for her age, was about to embark on a new adventure.

As a mom of daughters, it is important that I teach them what God says about beauty…

Finish reading this post…

Written by 5 Minutes for Mom writer, Lolli. You can find Lolli blogging at Better in Bulk and tweeting at @1momof5.

Make up photo source: Wikimedia Commons by Anniina Rutanen



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Lolli is a busy mother of five kids, ranging in age from 8 to 16, photographer, and author of Better in Bulk. Her blog has a little bit of everything – parenting, life in a large family and photography with a central tie-in: Bringing moms together to learn, connect, and enjoy life. Connect with Lolli on Twitter (@1momof5) and on Facebook.

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