First Barbie, photo from Mashable.com

First Barbie Commercial

Hello Beautiful People, I thought I would share something nostalgic about Barbie. I went on a hunt to see if I could find some fun Barbie facts. What I found, on youtube, was the first Barbie commercial! What a hoot! The photo below is of one of the original Barbies….

Solving 43-10 in 7 steps!

LANGUAGE OF MATH

Hello Beautiful People,   CAN YOU SOLVE 43-10 IN 8 STEPS? … Recently, a friend of mine, posted on his FB page, a video showing a woman explaining Common Core subtraction. If you want to see the video, click here. I was puzzled by the information. She completed the problem…

Francie, 1967

BARBIE’S 50th ANNIVERSARY COLOR: BLACK–REALLY BLACK!

Hello Beautiful People, Mattel is making some loud noise in the world of diversity! I wanted to bring attention to one of Barbie’s most significant year for African Americans. It was Barbie’s 50th year! Usually, the color associated with a 50th anniversary is gold; but, for many lovers of Black…