Posts tagged Growing up
How Very Stereotypical

“I don’t like that dress, Mommy, it’s too girly!” my second-grade self exclaimed as my mother struggled to find an outfit for her daughter to wear to her school’s Winter Concert. Elementary school concerts and formal events were always a struggle for my “tomboy-ish” self, struggling to feel comfortable in my gender expression but conform to my school’s rigid dress code as well.

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