Push-up bathing suit tops for a 7 year old? There has been plenty of dialogue in the carpool line and in the media about just how far are some compaines going to attract younger and younger retail buyers. Just what message are we sending young girls?
If your middle-years child seems to have distortions and confusions in gender identity, discuss boy and girl, male and female behavior directly with him or her. For instance, talk with your child about the specific gestures or behavior that may provoke reactions from others, and identify together some that might be more appropriate.