Do you have a child who is expressing gender-related behaviours that have you scratching your head? I was one of those kids for a period of time.
At about age eight or nine, I wanted my family to call me Sam instead of Alyson.
I remember feeling that I was the outsider as the only girl and the smallest. I wanted to show them I could be a guy like them — that I could keep up and hold my own.
Hop over to HuffPost Canada Parents to find out what 3 elements make up our gender orientation in my most recent article “Why Does My Daughter Want To Be a Boy”