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Family Life

Miss Possible Doll Range Empowering Girls To “Dream Big”

Miss Possible Doll Range Empowering Girls To “Dream Big”

We’re all about promoting and finding positive role models, especially for young girls. We’ve seen a recent influx of toy creators making updated versions of the stereotypical toys that have […]

Working Women

Google Closing Gender Gap With Coding Initiative For Girls

Google Closing Gender Gap With Coding Initiative For Girls

Google has just put their money to good use: investing $50 million in the future of girls! The popular search engine and tech company started by Silicon Valley geniuses Sergey […]

Family Life, Working Women

Mrs Potato Head Inspiring More Girls Toward Careers Than Job-Hopper Barbie

Mrs Potato Head Inspiring More Girls Toward Careers Than Job-Hopper Barbie

Don’t laugh, it’s true! A new study has found young girls are more inspired to take up careers when playing with a female toy like Mrs. Potato Head from the […]

Family Life

Artist Creates Prototype For Realistic Barbie Because “Average Is Beautiful”

Artist Creates Prototype For Realistic Barbie Because “Average Is Beautiful”

In case you missed it, an artist by the name of Nickolay Lamm received a lot of media attention early in 2013 for his scientific illustrations of a Barbie doll’s […]

Family Life

What Barbie’s Body Would Really Look Like If She Were Created To Be Diverse

What Barbie’s Body Would Really Look Like If She Were Created To Be Diverse

We know what you’re thinking, that title is almost an oxymoron, or even false advertising. Barbie as a diverse cultural statement? Ridiculous! Especially since Barbie’s most recent publicity stunt in […]

Family Life

Goldieblox Makes History With This Commercial, Proving Pink Princess Culture Is Old

Goldieblox Makes History With This Commercial, Proving Pink Princess Culture Is Old

If you were tuned into the Superbowl this past weekend, you would have witnessed an absolute mind-blowing spectacle. No we aren’t talking about the blunders of Peyton Manning causing the […]

Family Life, Working Women

LEGO & Barbie Reveal Their New Line Of Dolls: Smart Girls!

LEGO & Barbie Reveal Their New Line Of Dolls: Smart Girls!

This week, toy company LEGO made a very important step which will affect the lives of young boys and girls forever and how they view the world: they released their […]

Family Life, Fashion & Beauty

Goodbye Unrealistic Barbie, Hello More Appropriate American Girl Doll

Goodbye Unrealistic Barbie, Hello More Appropriate American Girl Doll

Well it was bound to happen, and it couldn’t have come any sooner! There’s no need to continue debating whether Barbie’s unrealistic proportions are harming our youth or presenting unattainable […]

Body Image

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

It’s been a point of contention ever since the Mattel doll was released upon the world in 1959, created by businesswoman Ruth Handler. The argument being, is this doll realistically […]