GIVEAWAY: Learn to Code with GoldieBlox & DK!

Exciting news! Because of the wild success of our newest action figure, Ruby Rails, we’ve decided to celebrate with a giveaway! And what better to feature than some coding resources so your girls and boys can code just like Ruby? Named after a programming language, Ruby is a coder herself. After strapping on her parachute, […]

5 Firsts for Women in the Military

Happy Veterans Day to all our friends, family, and fans who have served the United States. Whether with us or not, we’re taking today to think of you and the ones that you love. As the armed forces expand and become more inclusive, we’d like to take a moment to recognize five women from history […]

More Than Just a Sidekick

Hollywood has a representation problem. A few weeks ago, Jennifer Lawrence told us that she made far less than her male costars, and admitted that she knew it was because she was a woman, but didn’t quite know how to fix it. A few months ago, Viola Davis told us in the plainest words possible […]

“Votes for Women!” – a Short History of Suffrage in the US

Happy Election Day, US friends! Today’s the day that people everywhere stop by the polls and choose which politicians they want to represent them. Although this day has become symbolic of the democratic process, it wasn’t always about equality – only a hundred years ago did women earn the right to vote. How did we get […]

What Happened #OnThisDay in October?

Wait – October is already over? That was fast! Throughout the month, we’ve highlighted some historical women who have contributed to politics, medicine, sport, psychology, and everything in between. In case you missed any of these awesome accomplishments, we’ve gathered them here for a little end-of-the-month review. #OnThisDay in 1897, Florence Seibert, who laid the […]

Halloween at GoldieBlox 🎃

At GBHQ, we take our holidays very seriously. Halloween just happens to be one of our favorites, so we decided to celebrate a little early! A photo posted by Christine Zalocha (@mottgirl) on Oct 28, 2015 at 5:04pm PDT   Not a single person in the office misses out on the opportunity to dress up […]

Gear Up as Goldie this Halloween (+ Printable)!

The spookiest day of the year is almost here! How many times has your little one changed his or her mind about their costume? Well, if you’re looking for a particularly girl powered outfit this season, we’ve got your last minute Halloween hack right here! Above are three of our favorite Goldie costumes for inspiration: […]

A Visit From a Fairy

How many entrepreneurs do you know under the age of 10? Last week, we had one visit GBHQ – Annabelle Johnson, owner and founder of Fairy Company Bath Fizzies, is only seven years old! The Fairy Company was born when Annabelle was only four. After a science-filled playdate with a friend, Annabelle began exploring the […]

Who Was Ada Lovelace? 7 Facts About the World’s First Programmer

October 13th is Ada Lovelace Day! Ada lived in the early 19th century, but only in the past fifty years or so has she been recognized as a pioneer in science and math. On a day that celebrates women in STEM, we want to take a look back and honor Ada, the woman who came […]

6 Online Resources for Learning How to Code – For Free!

Code is everywhere. Every time you click a link, strike a key, or swipe a card, it’s code that helps the machine you’re using process the information and do what you need it to do. Because code is so ubiquitous these days, it’s becoming more and more important to understand how and why it works. […]