Growing up, almost all of us had the same Saturday morning ritual: wake up early, make your bed, eat breakfast, and spend the rest of the AM hours in front of the television watching cartoons. Before we got involved in the love lives of our favorite TV characters today, we learned to root for the good guys and laugh at the antics of villains in our favorite cartoon series. More than that, these shows gave us our first heroines—females who, although not portrayed by flesh and blood beings, taught us to be brave, independent, and smart.
Take a trip down memory lane with us and revisit 30 female cartoon characters we grew up idolizing.
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