If You’re Too Grossed Out To Share This Video, Then You’re Exactly Why It Exists

I like to think of myself as a confident, go-getter type of lady. But even for me, it was hard to think of this certain female rite of passage (yes, that one) as all that empowering. Gross maybe, cool slightly, but empowering? Yeah, notsomuch. That was just my experience! But for my present loved ones and my future daughters? There is NOTHING I would want more than for them to think more like Dominique Christina. What she is saying is a step in the rightest direction. Her words could be the difference between shame and power for the women in your lives.The crispy, crunchy, peanut-buttery truth starts at 1:49, but listen to the preamble. It’s all sorts of hardcore.

If You’re Too Grossed Out To Share This Video, Then You’re Exactly Why It Exists

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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