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Mommy, Where Do They Go?

An impromptu gender conversation with my 7-year-old son

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Photo by Katie Rainbow 🏳️‍🌈 on Unsplash

Recently, a new commercial popped up during my kids’ favorite Nickelodeon shows. The ad stars an actor with a mix of masculine and feminine features and I’ve wondered if she was a transgender woman.

Hmm…that’s cool.

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Adrienne Parkhurst

Adrienne Parkhurst

Mom. Wife. Writer. Editor. Healthcare Freelance Writer. Lifetime Learner. Flawed Leader. Sharing my life lessons through personal essays and memoirs.