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The woman who “invented” gender reveal parties doesn’t condone the message it sends anymore. Here’s why…

We all love an elaborate gender reveal party! Friends & Family gather around to share in the excitement of bringing a new life to the world. Just take a look at these parents below…

Most people might not even know that these parties actually became popular 11 years ago. California mom, Jenna Karvunidis, simply blogged about her party then a parenting magazine interviewed her about it.

Lately, that’s not how the “inventor” has been feeling whose daughter expresses herself as non-binary. On Facebook she writes “that assigning focus on gender at birth leaves out so much of their potential and talents that have nothing to do with what’s between their legs”. I love this mom for admitting she’s learning as she goes and feels differently now about the importance of gender! a child’s health and happiness should be what matters most.

A weird thing came up on Twitter, so I figured I'd share here. Someone remembered it was me who "invented" the gender...

Posted by High Gloss And Sauce on Thursday, July 25, 2019