When world-renowned singer Celine Dion took her twin boys to Disney World, she expected them to want to go up to all of the traditionally male characters. “I thought they were going to go for the big superheroes. They were looking at princesses. And they all wanted to be Minnie Mouse,” she shared.
“And then I said, ‘But what about Mickey?'” she said. They replied, “‘Oh, we like Mickey, but can we be …’ and I end up saying to myself, ‘You know what, it’s OK.’ You know why it’s OK? Because they’re talking, they’re finding themselves.”
Maybe that encounter made Dion want to find a way to wrap her mind around her boys’ divergence from what she thought they should do. Or maybe, as a 65-year-old priest who has been ministering also as an exorcist in Pennsylvania for over 40 years says, it is the influence of the Devil.
Dion recently created a clothing line for kids, including babies, that is entirely gender neutral. The all black and white line is made to allow children to throw off the constraints of gender, even before they can speak, shares Dion. Continue Reading