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About Me

Kristin Kreuk and Kendra Voth believe in creating a place where girls world wide can come together to explore, express and create! Come and play with us as we build this new idea!

Target Demographic is 14 to 19(ish) but we encourage the support of those who are in line with our mission and values.

Girls By Design values compassion, honesty, integrity, kindness and mindfulness in everything we do.

"I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out there and kick ass." - Maya Angelou

I'd like to meet

Oprah--she is bloody fantastic! the Dalai Lama, just b/c he is amazing. Kendra would like to meet her great great grandmother. Howard Zinn.

Activities

Working, Playing, Thinking, drinking coffee--kendra likes vanilla kristin likes americanos, Yoga, Sitting in office, Acting, being on the computer for the majority of the day--who knew you could do so much, Movies, Reading, Animals--kendra has a dog and two birds

Interests

www.goodmagazine.com
www.allisonmack.com
www.mark-hildreth.com
www.prestigeinteractive.net (Thanks Tabster! she's the best, if you are looking for some web creation! Or chatting, or making faces with, or laughing...)
www.nytimes.com

Favorite TV Shows

Ummm... Smallville... ummm... we don't really watch a lot of TV here... kinda busy.heehee

Favorite Movies

Ratatouille, A League of their Own, Anything written by Charlie Kaufman, Superbad, Amelie, The Princess Bride, Earth, Fire, Water, Mean Girls, and since we are from the 80's--anything directed by John Hughes, Juno!--loved that movie, Atonement, Wes Anderson films, Benny and Joon, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Back to the Future etc etc

Favorite Books

Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Wuthering Heights, Power of Now, The Kite Runner, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, The Time Travelers Wife, Ella Minnow Pea, Shakespeare, Vagina Monologues, Blindness, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close etc. Not books, but reading: Good mag, Nylon Mag, Seed, Wired mag

Favorite Quotes

“As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world-that is the myth of the atomic age- as in being able to remake ourselves.”—Gandhi

“We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.”-Galileo Galilei

“ Working together, ordinary people can perform extraordinary feats. They can push things that come into their hands a little higher up, towards the heights of excellence.” –B.J. Marshalll

“He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.” –Friedrich Nietzsche

“Take your heart to work and ask the most and best of yourself and everybody else. Don’t let your special character and spirit- the true essence of you- don’t let that get beaten down.” –Meryl Streep

“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within- strength, courage, dignity.” –Ruby Dee

“We are volcanoes. When we women offer our experience as our truth, as human truth, all the maps change. There are now mountains.” –Ursula K. LeGuin

“There are very few human beings who perceive the truth, complete and staggering by instant illumination. Most of them acquire it fragment by fragment, on a small scale, by successive developments, cellularly, like a laborious mosaic.” –Anais Nin

“We don’t accomplish anything in this world alone… and whatever happens is the result of the whole tapestry of one’s life and all the weavings of individual threads from one to another that creates something.” –Sandra Day O’Connor

“When will all our consciences grow so tender that we will act to prevent misery rather than avenge it.” –Eleanor Roosevelt

“I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out there and kick ass.” –Maya Angelou

Favorite Heroes

Oprah! The Dalai Lama. Nelson Mandela. Gandhi.

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