Heather Dubrow announced her 12-year-old child has come out as transgender!
The Real Housewives of Orange County star took to Instagram to reveal the news on Saturday in honor of international sons day, sharing that his name is Ace. Alongside a picture of a beach with “Ace” written in the sand, Heather wrote a sweet message, expressing:
“We love you, our youngest son, Ace. Our job as parents is to give our kids a safe and supportive environment so they can grow up as healthy, happy, confident, independent humans. Since Ace is a 12 year old child, with a long life ahead of him – we will let him tell his own story someday if he chooses to do so. All we can say is Ace, we love you so much and we are proud to be your parents. Your brother and sisters love and support you too.”
Our hearts!!! We love to see the support! You can ch-ch-check out the entire post (below):
Heather and Ace received an outpouring of love from their Bravo family in the comments section, including Meghan King who wrote:
“Yay Ace! Here’s to celebrating your authentic self and living out loud!”
Gina Kirschenheiter gushed:
“Love you and your whole family! You’re #momgoals always have been and continue to be!!!”
Andy Cohen left several clapping hand emojis. NSYNC alum Lance Bass also praised the proud momma, saying:
“Acing the mom thing!”
Terry Dubrow, Heather’s husband and Ace’s father, even commented on the post to thank everyone for their kind messages, writing:
“Thank you all for spreading the love.”
We’re so happy for Ace! Reactions, Perezcious readers? Let us know in the comments below.
[Image via MEGA/WENN]