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Just the Little Things – Fall Edition

Just the Little Things - Fall Edition My Girl Talk

Jessica R., Girl Talk Ambassador This is a time of new beginnings. This is Autumn, better known as Fall, the season of endless colors, simply satisfying spices, and continuous feelings of coziness and comfort. There are countless things to love about these short but wonderful months of September, October, and November.   The trees dance…

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Top 5 Tips to Make Your Resume Stronger & Your Life Easier

Top 5 Tips to Make Your Resume Stronger & Your Life Easier My Girl Talk

(brought to you by The Lion King, just because!)   September is National Update Your Resume Month and, it’s that time of year…Whether you’re in high school preparing to apply for college, in college applying for internships, or in college preparing to face the real world and applying for jobs, it’s time for everyone’s favorite…

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Missing: #MondayMotivation | Reward Offered

Missing: #MondayMotivation | Reward Offered My Girl Talk

I don’t know about you, but this week my #MondayMotivation was seriously lacking. Sure, going “Back to School” or starting any new chapter is exciting for a while, but then a Monday is a Monday is a Monday, right? It happens to everyone.   I usually have big plans for my Mondays—wake up early, have…

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#FreshmanFriday Surviving and Thriving: From High School to College

#FreshmanFriday Surviving and Thriving: From High School to College

The Next Chapter: High school has ended and you are preparing for college. If you are anything like me, you are experiencing so many different feelings; you’re happy, scared, excited, nervous, etc. Trust me, I’ve been there. These emotions are normal. You are beginning a new chapter of your life. Everything you have known until…

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College-Bound! The Girl Talk Guide to Sorority Recruitment

College-Bound! The Girl Talk Guide to Sorority Recruitment

Hey y’all! My name is Peri, and I am one of Girl Talk’s summer interns! I am here to tell you all about navigating sorority recruitment! But first, let me introduce myself. I am an Atlanta native, but in 2015 I moved to Baton Rouge, Louisiana to attend Louisiana State University– Geaux Tigers! I am…

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Simplify Your Life: The Girl Talk Guide to Decluttering Your Heart & Home

Last Saturday was “National Toss Away the ‘Could Haves’ and ‘Should Haves’ Day,” and it reminded us of the importance—and difficulty– of decluttering and simplifying your life, inside and out. We decided to share a few of our favorite tips for simplifying your life, but first, here are a couple of questions to think about……

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Monday Motivation: Turning Failure to Fuel

Monday Motivation: Turning Failure to Fuel My Girl Talk

Failure (noun): lack of success; the omission of expected or required action; see also: “I’m a…” and “Fear of…” See that second one, “Fear of failure”? Yep, that’s me. It’s also the majority of the people I know. If it’s you, too, this post is for you.    We need to reframe failure. There’s something…

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Girl Talk Leader Reflects on Her Girl Talk Story

Girl Talk Leader Reflects on Her Girl Talk Story

Hi! My name is Mackensie. I’m 18 years old and live in Atlanta, GA. When I was in middle school, I loved participating in Girl Talk, and looked to my leaders for advice regarding friends, family, and school life. I remember wanting to be just like them. Now, as a senior in high school, I am honored…

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Julie Campbell: a woman making history!

Julie Campbell: a woman making history!

It is Women’s History Month and we have been thinking a lot about women who are currently making history! There are so many women heroes hiding in the shadows and doing the work to effect positive change in all industries. We caught up with Julie Campbell, Vice President of Marketing at Astral Health & Beauty.…

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Beauty on the Inside

Today’s society has placed a great deal of importance on what young women should look like. Sometimes the stress of being told what dress size you should be overpowers the significance of what lies inside your heart. This shouldn’t be what happens. Growing up always being told to “Stay strong and be kind,” I knew…

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Be a Girl with Goals!

Happy new year, everyone!    As you toss out your old calendars and replace them with new ones, think about what the New Year means to you. I like to look at the change from one year to another as tearing a marked up, scribbled sheet of paper out of a notebook and starting over…

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Good Friends are Good for the Soul!

Making friends is a crucial part of school. Thirty years from now, you may have the same best friend or even look back at all the good times that you shared with your inner circle. Whether you surround yourself with one or two close friends or prefer to have a large group around you, friends…

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The Importance of Community Service

Community service: two words that describe something you’ve probably done before. Maybe your school requires service hours, or your parents want you to volunteer, when really you wanna stay home. We’ve all been there; community service can feel like a drag, but it’s important to remember why community service should be one of the many…

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School & Bubble Baths

We’ve all been there: it’s 1AM, and you’re still scrambling to finish the last items on your to-do list which include finishing your biology lab, studying for that impossible math test, and finalizing your Friday night plans. By the time your head hits the pillow, it seems as if the alarm clock is already blaring…

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Instagram and your heart

Social media.    We all love it! It is a great place to celebrate, make announcements, keep your loved ones in the loop and express your inner creativity and uniqueness. And let’s be honest, we can’t really live without it…   But don’t we also all kinda despise it sometimes? I know I do.   …

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