Not A Tomboy | Raising a Trans Son

Not A Tomboy | Raising a Trans Son

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Welcome to Not A Tomboy! This is where I talk about my journey of raising a transgender son. I’m dispelling myths, sharing resources, answering questions, and giving some raw honesty on parenting a transgender child. Thanks for listening! Please send me a voicemail if you have questions or topic suggestions!


Episode 5: The Hate We Receive. Advocacy on social media and the hate that tags along.
Sep 13, 2019 • 47 min
Sharing a special moment with our special bubble on social media that went awry. The lessons learned, the hurt, and the pause button.
It Was All A Dream: The Evolving Emotions of Raising a Trans Kiddo
Nov 1, 2018 • 28 min
In this episode, I dive into some of the emotions of my journey so far. As parents of trans kids, we rarely discuss our emotions because this journey isn’t about us. But that doesn’t mean we aren’t grappling with some enormous emotions.
Episode 3: Coming Out As Trans In Elementary School
Sep 26, 2018 • 34 min
This episode highlights our experience of my son coming out at school. I will give resources to parents on this journey, highlight the positives and negatives of our experience, give some talking points.
Episode 2- Q&A Time!
Sep 14, 2018 • 22 min
Some Questions With Answers. Answering questions about name choices, hormones, surgery, and gender identity versus sexuality.
Welcome! Our story and why I’m here.
Sep 11, 2018 • 20 min
In this episode, I tell my story of how I got here, parenting a transgender child. And how Caitlyn Jenner gave my son his voice.