The First Time My Transgender Son Used the Men’s Bathroom
I didn’t share his excitement and confidence. — My child, Z, told me they wanted to be a boy when they were only eight years old. I thought it was like them telling me they wanted to be a firefighter or an astronaut. I dismissed the entire conversation as unimportant. This was the first of many mistakes I’ve…
Fab Friends with LGBTQueer-ies
Last to learn your kid is transgender? — Hello, My Fabulous Friend! I’m feeling so joyful today despite the dreary, humid weather outside my window. Things are really moving along with all the new stuff coming from LGBTQueer-ies — books, podcasts, exclusive products, and fun with our Ko-fi page.
Are You the Last to Know Your Kid Is Transgender?
Don’t let hurt feelings stop you from being supportive. — Recently a friend told me he found out his teenager is transgender via Facebook. He felt hurt and confused. I can imagine all the questions, doubts, fears, overwhelming concerns that floated through his mind when he read the Facebook post — or announcement in this case. This particular friend —…
Fab Friends with LGBTQueer-ies
Pride: Protest or Celebration?, Trans Bathroom Worries, Fearless Words From America’s Most-Beloved Narrator, and 3 Fabulous Announcements You Won't Want to Miss! — Hello, My Fabulous Friend! So many amazing things have been happening at LGBTQueer-ies headquarters! I’m super excited to spill the T on three fabulous things to come! But let’s start with the latest content as we carry the feeling, meaning, and sentiment of Pride throughout the rest of 2021.
Pride Is More Than Rainbows, Flags, and Fun
But it’s okay to celebrate. — A couple of weeks ago my family and I went to our first Pride celebration in more than a year due to COVID restrictions. We were all so excited about seeing so many vibrant colors, happy faces, and passionate flag-waving. These are often the first things many folks notice at…
Say goodbye to plain, boring shredded chicken sandwiches. — Shredded chicken sandwiches were a family staple for almost every holiday party or celebration. And they were always at least a little bit different depending on which aunt made them. Even my mother and grandmother didn’t agree on one perfect recipe. There are a million ways to make a shredded…
Index: Recipes — Zada Kent
Chicken Melts-In-Your-Mouth Say goodbye to plain, boring shredded chicken sandwiches.medium.com Slow Cooker Barbacoa Beef One easy recipe, three simple meals, all delicious.medium.com Delectably Easy Caramel Corn Careful, it’s addicting.medium.com Macaroni Or Potato Salad? Celebrate the arrival of Spring with either or both!medium.com Roasted Chicken Say goodbye to grocery store rotisserie chicken.medium.com
Index: Advocacy, Allyship, & the LGBTQ+ Community — Zada Kent
My Trans Son Likes to Wear Dresses Sometimes it bothers me.medium.com Can We Stop Assigning Gender At Birth? As the parent of a transgender child, I want to know.psiloveyou.xyz Being Transgender Is Not a Phase Just because they’re a teenager, Mom and Dad, doesn’t mean it’s a phase.medium.com 7 Powerful Quotes That Will Change the Way You Think About Gender All human beings matter equally.medium.com