Mattel’s New Line of Gender-Inclusive Dolls Are For All Kids

Mattel just launched its first line of gender-inclusive dolls called Creatable World! They explain that “In our world, dolls are as limitless as the kids who play with them. Introducing Creatable World™, a doll line designed to keep labels out and invite everyone in—giving kids the freedom to create their own customizable characters again and …

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Messy House Messy Life! How to Start Organizing When Everything is a Mess!

Messy House Messy Life – that is how I’ve been feeling!! When I see my unread emails start hitting the thousands, I can’t find my kitchen counters, I can’t remember what I was doing when I walk into a room, and I have piles of laundry on the bed that I am sifting through trying …

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What I Learned About the Importance of Routines for Young Kids

The Importance of Routines for Young Kids So I wanted to write a small piece on my experience this week with the importance of routines for young kids, my girls in particular. I honestly have always kind of prided myself on not being stuck in a rigid routine with LJ & T. I have always …

Fun Feminist Baby Onesies for Your Littlest Feminists

Fun Feminist Onesies for Your Littlest Feminists. Tired of the typical wording on baby girls clothes? No beautiful, adorable, cute or princess here. Let the words on your little one’s clothes be strong and impactful! Demand equality from your baby’s first days on! Click to check them out. #raisingstronggirls #babyfeminist

We Need to Level the Playing Field for Girls and Minorities in STEM and STEAM Starting in School

The stats on girls and minorities in STEM and STEAM fields are alarming. Only 1 in every 10 workers in STEM fields is a minority woman. How large the gap depends on the field, some have increased or stayed steady but despite the recent push to narrow this gap some fields still remain heavily filled …

How to Remove Vaseline From Hair – What Worked for Us! And What Not to Do!

Recently I had to go on a search for how to remove Vaseline from hair. Unfortunately, T pulled down the diaper caddy one morning and there was a tub of Vaseline in there. Before I realized this had happened, she had managed to smear herself top to bottom with it as well as the carpet! …

Back to School Clothes for Girls – Ditch the Stereotypes & Wear All Your Interests!

Back to School Clothes for Girls – Ditch the Stereotypes & Wear All Your Interests!
Some girls love unicorns, butterflies, rainbows, and princesses. Some girls also love science, sports, wild animals, or cars. Back to school clothes for girls should include all your girl’s interests!

Are You Looking for a Cool Young Girls’ Magazine with a Positive Message?

If you have a daughter between the ages of 5-12, who you want to encourage to be fierce and strong, you are going to want to check out Kazoo! This young girls’ magazine celebrates girls for being strong, smart, fierce and, above all, true to themselves. (Some of the links in this post may be …

20 Brands of Gender Neutral Clothing Kids Will Look Terrific Wearing

Do you plan on having more than one child and are looking for clothes that can be passed down from kid to kid regardless of if you have boys or girls? I have compiled a list of 20 Clothing Lines of Gender Neutral Clothing Kids will look great in, hand me down after hand me …

Gender Stereotypes in Children’s Toys: Are They Harming Our Kids?

Everywhere we look we see gender stereotypes in children’s toys. A pink princess or blue superhero version of each toy sometimes seems to be everywhere. Even before I had my own children I could not believe how ridiculously blue and macho the boy isles were and how overwhelmingly pink and cutesy the girl isles were. …

10 Non Stereotypical Girls Clothing Lines (Or What We Used to Call Tomboy Clothes for Girls)

In this article, I am going to be introducing you to some awesome tomboy clothing lines, showing you cute tomboys clothes girls will love and giving you links to where to buy tomboy clothes online. Also included are lines of adorable dresses that feature traditionally boy themes. But first I want to address this term: …

The 7 Best STEM Toys for Girls – STEM Toys Girls Will Love!

The Best STEM Toys for Girls Do you want to encourage your little girls to love science, technology, engineering, and math!? These fun games and experiments will do just that. Inspire a love of all things STEM with these awesome STEM toys girls ages 5 and up will love!! Click on each to view more …