What you are discussing is not pinkifying. It is giving options. Robot or Jewelry are great choices. The boys and girls at that event can then choose. But offering only the Jewelry at a girls event is what we want to avoid. That is the point this article is making.

I fully support girls being girly and coding. In fact, I wrote about it here with my own daughter a few years ago.

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