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It was the most sincere display of appreciation that my five-year-old son has ever shown. He looked me straight in the eyes and said a very mature and worldly “thank you.” The words were full of honesty, relief, happiness and a little bit of anguish.

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Raising My Rainbow by Lori Duron

Where I Got It: Own it.

Narrator: Lori Duron

Publisher: Audible Studios (2014)

Length: 6 hours 10 minutes

Author’s Page

Lori Duron and her family have a gender-nonconforming son, C.J. 492 more words


Halloween Treat

Happy Halloween!
At first glance, Halloween would seem to be a great opportunity for kids to dress up however they want, without raising any eyebrows. For families adjusting to life with gender nonconforming children, the relief of Halloween must be a no-brainer, right? 265 more words

B In The World

Protecting our children...

I’ve always told my children that we’re lucky to live in Canada, with our Charter of Rights and our focus on prevention of hate crimes… 886 more words


Sharing A Disney Princess Memory with Your Gender Non-Conforming Son

Lori Duron is a mom to a gender non-confirming child, C.J. She writes about her experiences at her blog entitled Raising My Rainbow. In an excerpt from one of her posts below, Lori gives us an example of how to be the best farther you can to such a child by doing something ordinary; sharing an experience of something your child loves together: 270 more words


Video Review: Tom Goss's 'Illuminate the Dark'

Aside from the message of not being judgmental based on appearances, I really like that this video has one of my favorite bloggers, Lori Duron, as a participant. 135 more words


Jeremy's father...

Tomorrow is Jeremy’s birthday, which makes me introspective at the best of times. It’s a day to marvel at how much he’s grown.

Then I went onto Facebook and discovered a new Raising my Rainbow post titled… 1,132 more words