Role Models Don't Need to be Perfect to be Wonderful

We asked 20 Canadian writers to share who they would nominate for the Dove Celebrate Mom Contest. Here's who Tara Robertson from Tara's View Of The World, would nominate.

Tara Robertson

Tara's View Of The World

Did you know that only 9% of Canadian girls (ages 10­‐17) are most comfortable using the term "beautiful" to describe their looks? A positive role model can make a world of difference by helping a girl develop a positive relationship with beauty and encourage her to achieve her full potential. When girls feel they have a role model, they are less likely to let anxiety about looks hold them back.

Role models don't need to be perfect to be wonderful.

There are dozens of women who I could easily nominate for the Dove Celebrate Mom Contest - my grandmother, my aunt, my mom, friends far and wide- but the one I have chosen to nominate today is Tanis, the Redneck Mommy. Why Tanis? 

I adore Tanis...

Read Tara's full story here...

Know an amazing mom who’s an inspiration to women and girls? Celebrate her!

Visit by September 4th to nominate her for the Dove Celebrate Mom Contest.

She could win $2,500 for herself and $2,500 to be donated to the charity of her choice. But more importantly, you’ll be introducing young girls to real role models who inspire them to reach their full potential! Nominate her now!

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