We are all non-binary

Do all boys love dinosaurs and Legos? Do all girls really want to be princesses? Though it seems like marketers of children’s toys and clothing really do believe these gender stereotypes, the reality is more complicated. The fact is, there are a lot of ways to be a boy or a girl or any other gender identity. As any parent knows, children don't fit neatly into tidy little boxes.

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Read this article by a concerned mom about gender stereotypes that she finds all around us and why she thinks they're too limiting.

Let's drop the gender stereotypes - we are all non-binary

References:

Freeman, H. (2017, September 16). Let’s drop the gender stereotypes-we are all non-binary. Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/sep/16/drop-gender-stereotypes-we-are-all-non-binary

Gender Identity Gender identity icon Our core sense of who we are as a man, a woman, a mixture of both, or neither.

Gender Expression Gender expression icon How we show up in the world through choices like clothing, hair style, mannerisms or tone of voice.

Attraction attraction icon How we feel toward others sexually, romantically and/or emotionally.

Biological Sex Biological sex icon Physical attributes such as reproductive organs and genitalia, chromosomes, genes and hormone levels.