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Too Much Sass?

Dear Benchmark Girl, Can I just say something honestly and for real for a minute? Being rude, flippant, sassy … it is JUST.NOT.CUTE.  It just isn’t. In addition, it makes people feel like crap and puts the adults in your life in a super awkward position. Let’s look at...

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Do you have Benchmark Mornings?

Dear Benchmark girls, One of the easiest ways to have a Benchmark day, is to have a Benchmark morning… a morning (each morning) by which all other mornings are measured. This type of morning does not include pushing the snooze button (google sleep inertia), or...

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Fall Membership Details!

Are you concerned that your daughter doesn’t have enough confidence to face the challenges of middle school or high school? Do you worry that she might make unwise choices in the face of peer pressure? Do you wonder if she has enough friends, or too many friends, or...

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United State of Women!

“There’s a lot that’s been done by and for women and girls, but there’s still plenty to do. Convened by the White House, the Summit rallied all of us together to celebrate what we’ve achieved, and how The United State of Women and our allies are going to take...

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Do you have friends that are TOO happy?

A positive mind finds a way it can be done, a negative mind looks for all the ways it can’t be done. Napoleon Hill Dear Benchmark Girl, So this happened at dinner the other night. Two friends of mine were ribbing one another — one telling the other that she is...

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