Growing up, my life was all about BARBIE! I would spend hours setting up my Barbie house and store fronts!
My imagination was beyond belief. I wanted to be a lawyer, ballerina, gymnast singer, own a clothing store and help people!
Many women have this same experience and Mattel wants the future generation of young girls to see Barbie in the same light. Granted, people have had a lot to say about Barbie and the need to create dolls for all shapes, sizes, skin tones and hair styles. Barbies are much more diverse than when I was a kid.
Believe. Dream. Create. Do.
Mattel has come out with a great new commercial, that made me remember what I loved so much about playing with Barbie dolls when I was little. I created vivid stories on what I wanted my life to be like. What I wanted my future to be. It was so clear to me at a young age.
P.S. I secretly still want to be a ballerina! I go to the ballet every chance I get!
Beyond everything that is going on in the world, we have to empower our young girls, that they can be/do anything! They have to imagine the possibilities! The sky is the limit!
Check out the video below and let me know your thoughts!