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Raising a warrior princess

"Sophia the First" tiara. (Source: Total Birthday)

“Sophia the First” tiara. (Source: Total Birthday)

On the blog Mom.me, writer Navdeep Singh Dhillon reflects on raising his daughter and muses on gender enforcement, tea parties, and tutus:

While she rarely forgets she’s a princess, she has developed an affinity for strong female characters in the shows she watches and books she finds on our weekly bookstore/library outings, which she chooses herself, as much as I’d like to think I’m in charge. Luckily, the characters she’s drawn to are much like herself: feisty, and independent.

Read more at Mom.me.

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