Meet Kelli

Hi! I’m Kelli. I’m the managing editor at GEMS Girls’ Clubs. That means I manage and write the content that appears in both SHINE brightly and Sparkle Magazines. It’s a pretty sweet gig!

And REimagine is the place I get to connect with you! So check out my video blogs, leave comments, and let’s get to know each other!

Re > Imagine

Happy Thanksgiving!

May your day be filled with the people you love, a warm place to gather, and tasty food! And above all, r...

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What Do You Wonder?

Famous poet Edward Young once said, “Wonder is involuntary praise.” That’s exactly right! When we w...

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A Masterpiece

Have you ever watched an artist paint? It’s fascinating. Each brush stroke, color choice, and paint...

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Strike Out for Originality

When I was in fourth grade, I desperately wanted to play softball. It wasn’t because I liked softball o...

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Speaking Joy

You are enough.   You will rock this test! Don’t be nervous. You’ve got this! There are so many diff...

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What Does it Mean to be a Bully?

This month, SHINE brightly is all about bullying. Through articles, stories, and quizzes, it’s ou...

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Let’s Talk About It

Hey girls! I love chatting with you and getting your feedback on here! But I wanted to share with you som...

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Take the Awareness Pledge

It’s important to notice things, but sometimes we don’t pay attention to what really matters...

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. . . being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until ...

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But First, Love.

If you were to make a list of the people you’re closest to, I would imagine your friends would be p...

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Micro Mystery Challenge

Hey SHINE brightly readers! In this month’s issue of SHINE, we asked you what you wondered ab...

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Your Dime Drive Total!

Hey girls! In September 2014, we challenged you and other SHINE brightly readers to help us establish ...

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