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Discovery Girls Review and Giveaway!

Discovery Girls Review and Giveaway!

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When I was about 10 years old, I picked up my first issue of a popular magazine targeted at young girls, and I had my first taste of insecurity. I saw flawless models, clothing I knew I could never afford to have, and read stories about things far too mature for me. As I went through the formative years of 9-15, I was without a suitable guide…There simply wasn’t a magazine on the market that was age appropriate that would still interest me. How I wish there had been Discovery Girls for me!

Discovery Girls is a magazine designed specifically for tween girls. Your daughter will never come face to face with some airbrushed model…Instead, she will see REAL girls, just like her on the cover and between the pages of Discovery Girls! Girls of every shape and size from various cultural backgrounds are featured, wearing age-appropriate clothing and very minimal makeup. Each issue contains stories and articles that relate to the joys and trials that today’s pre-teens face. As a parent, I LOVE knowing that my daughter will never be faced with ads, images, or articles that will lower her self-esteem or cause her to want to grow up before she has to. Instead, she will see stories about friendship, school, positive role models,  and read articles written by other young girls! YOUR daughter (and everyone’s daughter) has the chance to contribute to the magazine! There are many interactive features that allow girls to get involved and share their experiences and ideas with each other….what an amazing way to encourage writing, self-esteem, and confidence! As a mother, I would be happy to share Discovery Girls with my own daughter. Seeing a magazine targeted towards young girls that is actually age-appropriate is such a breath of fresh air. We have so many things to worry about as parents, and our children are bombarded with adult images and messages in so many mediums….I have to say that a young girl’s magazine that writes about “How to Make a Scrapbook for your Pet,”  “How to Repair Trust with a Friend,” and includes items like sunscreen and water in an “essential beauty bag” is a godsend.

The Discovery Girls magazine just launched their super-sized Collector’s Edition issue….10 years of the very best of Discovery Girls. This issue (that I was lucky enough to preview, along with a complimentary subscription to this awesome publication), features the very best stories, advice, and tips from the last 10 years. You can get a copy of this issue plus 2 free gifts for just $9.95. Buy it HERE! You can also subscribe to Discovery Girls magazine. A year’s subscription (6 issues) is $19.95, and includes several bonus gifts! Subscribe HERE!

Discovery Girls is giving one lucky winner the chance to WIN! This is one awesome prize pack!! The winner will receive:

1 Year Subscription to the magazine – 6 issues
1 Set of our Fab Girls Guides
1 Copy of our Collector’s with 2 free gifts

Contest is open to residents of the US and Canada 18+. Contest will end at 10pm PST on June 28th!  You can find this contest listed at http://www.online-sweepstakes.com

 

To Enter: (Mandatory Entry)

1. Leave a comment letting me know why you’d like to win!

Additional Entries: (Optional)

1. “Like” Chasing Supermom on Facebook, and leave a comment letting me know you did (or do!)

2. Head on over to the Discovery Girls Magazine Website and leave a comment letting me know something you liked or learned!

3. Subscribe to Chasing Supermom by email! Leave a comment letting me know you signed up to receive our emails!

4. Tweet about this giveaway! (Leave a comment letting me know you tweeted!)

5. Follow @chasingsupermom on Twitter! Leave a comment letting me know you did (or do)!

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71 Comments

  1. I “Like” Chasing Supermom on Facebook!

  2. I enjoyed an article about What your Favorite Facial Wash is and all of the comments by the readers!

  3. I subscribed via e-mail

  4. Following on twitter @njsunbunny

  5. Tweeted and re-tweeted – twitter is not showing the url to the tweet

  6. I like to give this as a gift to my friend’s daughter.
    mary@cire.com

  7. I would love to win this because I think it would be very fun and beneficial for my 12 year old daughter. Thanks for the giveaway!

  8. I like you on FB
    Dana West

  9. I liked the Ask Ali section!

  10. I subscribe via email

  11. I follow you on Twitter
    @SETexasMama

  12. I would like to win because my older girls love these magazines!

  13. i like you on fb (retro housewife)

  14. I follow you on twitter (housewiferemix)

  15. I would like to win because I am in school to be a teacher and I think this would be a helpful thing to have in the classroom for the girls!
    jadavis42@tntech.edu

  16. I like that the first picture I saw was of a girl holding a Bible!
    jadavis42@tntech.edu

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