Girls’ Toys and Boys’ Toys

22 Dec

The holidays are upon us, and I admit I have spent tons of time on Pinterest looking at recipes, decorations and gift ideas. Then I came across a pin with stocking stuffer ideas – a list for boys and a list for girls. I followed the link and it had a list for 4 different age groups, and each list depicted what were ideal gifts for boys and ideal gifts for girls. Here are the lists, and I have added arrows to show the differences between boys’ toys and girls’ toys.

Society, as shown by these lists, tells us that children as young as two years old should play with specific toys based on their gender.

Read the rest of this post on the International Women’s Initiative Survivors’ Blog

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