Gift Guide for Girls

Gift Guide for Girls

Yes, I know. It’s WAYYY too early to be thinking about gifts or Christmas or the holidays in general. But they’re here, so why not make the best of them?

 

This year, give the girls in your life something meaningful. Check out this list from the AAUW, including one of my favorite toys, GoldieBlox.

Gift Guide for Girls

Gift Guide for Girls

Yes, I know. It’s WAYYY too early to be thinking about gifts or Christmas or the holidays in general. But they’re here, so why not make the best of them?

 

This year, give the girls in your life something meaningful. Check out this list from the AAUW, including one of my favorite toys, GoldieBlox.

Genderqueer and Sports

I do not follow sports anywhere near as closely as I should, but I love this article I came across this morning!

In a world in which the female body is always up for critique, Griner stands as very tall testament to how much we’ve changed in our attitudes toward difference, but also to the distance we have yet to travel. Hers is the story of how a 22-year-old physical anomaly with the energy of the goofy skater kid she is during her off-hours—leaving the arena, Griner worked her long torso through an open car window and sat on the door’s edge, hollering to a teammate behind us—is challenging norms of both sexuality and gender. “Gender is who you go to bed as,” says one specialist in gender identity issues. “Sexuality is who you go to bed with.”

Read more: Brittney Griner Profile – Brittney Griner Interview – ELLE

It’s so fantastic for me to see genderqueer and other non-binary gender following people represented and accepted outside of LGBTQ/alternative communities. Be who you want to be, and don’t let anyone bring you down!