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Category Archives: Embarrassed by Parents

Real life stories of girls who’s parent’s behavior/problems embarrassed them and/or their family.

In honor of our upcoming Gala, (It’s tonight! There’s still time to get a ticket!) We are counting down our most popular Lovely Like Me stories of all time that highlight some of the work we do here at TLP. These are real stories of real girls we’ve helped at The Lovely Project. Here’s #1… “Did you […]

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Manic laughter, slurred singing, shrill voices.  Breaking bottles, slammed doors, muffled sobs.  Screaming, cursing, fighting. This was the soundtrack of my life with alcoholic parents. When they cracked open their first bottle of Heineken, everything seemed just peachy. They would wrap their arms around each other, swaying and singing ‘Pink’ by Aerosmith at the top […]

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— One year ago, Orlando local girl Stephanie, a minor, highlighted her personal trauma in a segment on HuffPost Live entitled “How The Families Of Sex Offenders Cope”.— This segment was talking with families of convicted sex offenders, and the effects that the conviction has had upon them. Many times the families of the offenders […]

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