This past weekend, deconstructing Christmas became absolutely necessary. More pine needles lay under my tree than remained on the branches. And Saturday was the last day of the Sanitation Dept’s... read more →
There’s a chance you haven’t yet heard about International Pronouns Day. The observance, which occurs on the third Wednesday in October, began three years ago to encourage widespread respect, sharing... read more →
Amid the hustle and bustle leading up to the holiday season, I think it's worth taking a moment to acknowledge that this can be a challenging time of year for many, including LGBTQ+ people who haven't found acceptance or support from their biological family members.If this is your experience, please know that you're not alone. There are so many allies like me who see you and stand with you, during the holiday season and all year round 🎁💜Even on dark days there is so much light within you ✨ Image: instagram.com/nikkimiles_... See MoreSee Less
The season of gifting is coming up fast! For parents and caregivers, that can often mean lots of questions about what kind of present their child would most enjoy. So what happens when your kiddo has a gender-nonconforming holiday wish list, but your relatives always default to the gender-stereotyped “boy” toys?Check out my advice for a thoughtful mom in the blog post below! ... See MoreSee Less
Kids know what they like when it comes to toys. The more progressive among us have picked up on that. We've moved beyond the gender-stereotyped toys that limit kids' choices at play. Even some retaile...