Boys will be boys ... or will they? Gender-neutral parenting is on the rise

Niharika Mandhana / Columbia News Service
Published May 6, 2011 at 05:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM
17-month-old Octavian Setz Stallings has few blue garments in his wardrobe. Octavian's mom, Ariel Meadow Stallings, says she has strong feelings against “handing down an identity” to children.