Brace yourself. The misgendering is coming. But we can survive the holidays with our family as trans people. A shared trans experience Although I am a nonbinary person, most people assume I am a woman, including family members and my community of origin. Visual cues don’t exactly help — I was wearing swim trunks one summer
Are you wondering about the word “nonbinary?” Maybe you have a nonbinary friend or family member, or are questioning if you are nonbinary yourself. But what exactly is the meaning of nonbinary? Read on to learn about nonbinary meaning people who are not a man or woman. “Nonbinary” meaning The meaning of “nonbinary” is pretty
Is this your year to go into business for yourself as an LGBTQ freelancer in 2023? I am so excited for the new entrepreneurs and small business owners who are getting started selling products and services directly to their customers. I’ve built a business as a freelancer from scratch twice, first as a web app
You know you should use a diverse set of expert sources for your articles. But how do you find someone who is an expert in your topic who doesn’t happen to be a white cishet man? Check out my specific suggestions for how to find diverse sources for journalism in this post. I believe it’s
Looking for gender neutral skincare? I’ve been desperately trying to solve a skincare problem: How do I keep my face clean and looking good while on the road, camping, outdoors, hiking, swimming, etc? I have combination skin on my face, meaning I have the fun combination of acne and congestion with flaky, dry skin. I
Self care gifts are a wonderful way to show your support and care for your friends, family, community, and especially, yourself. I’ve compiled some of my favorite self-care items for this gift guide. Get inspired to give rejuvenating presents your friends will love. Calming Heat Neck Wrap with Lavender for Back Pain, Stiff Neck &
We appreciate our nonbinary friends! As the holiday season approaches, this is a great time to gather gifts for nonbinary friends. Gift guides are often gender-based (we hate that): “Best gifts for Men/Women/Girls/Boys”. So this gift guide recommends some neat presents for people of all genders (including nonbinary genders). If you’re really not sure what
Choosing they/them pronouns instead of he/him or she/her pronouns is a personal decision. Each person has their own reasons why certain pronouns are right for them. But a reader asked me this question and I wanted to address it. Why use they/them pronouns instead of he or she? They/them pronouns are different than she/her or
Your nonbinary partner, friend, or family member loves to cook! And you love to support them (and eat their tasty creations!) Here are some ideas for the best gift ideas for home chefs, great for all genders! With the holiday season approaching, check out these quality products that will make cooking easier and more enjoyable.
I’m sad that our eight weeks of van life is ending in a few days. We will take apart our bed, pantry, and storage and return the van to the rental agency, then fly back home. But I am a little delighted in the sadness, because I didn’t expect this trip would go so well.