RHOC’s Alexis Bellino Reveals Son Miles, 14, Is Transgender

Alexis Bellino.

A particular announcement. Alexis Bellino revealed that her 14-year-old son, Miles, is transgender — and he requested her to inform the world on his behalf.

“Hey world, that is Miles. My transgender son,” the Actual Housewives of Orange County alum, 45, started in an Instagram publish on Wednesday, October 26. “He’s now a month shy of 15 yrs outdated, so he’s seen the questions and feedback made about him on my IG. Miles now has a voice and has requested me to do that publish.”

The previous Bravo persona defined that the teenager had been asking “for some time” if she would publish about his transition. “He’s now able to ‘come out’ and to make use of this platform to cease any hate or questions,” she continued. “I do know Miles really needs me to publish this as a result of he’s bored with the misgendering and confusion individuals have, so we’re setting the document straight and hopefully bringing readability.”

Bellino went on to say that Miles informed her he’s transgender 16 months in the past, however he didn’t instantly inform anybody else. “I can’t think about the energy and braveness it took for my child to do that, however I’m extraordinarily happy with him and I would like everybody to grasp that love doesn’t change in these conditions,” the fact star added. “It’s unconditional love.”

RHOC's Alexis Bellino Reveals Son Miles, 14, Is Transgender: 'I'm So Proud

Miles and Alexis Bellino.
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The Alexis by Glitzy Bella designer added that Miles is happier than ever since popping out. “My son has now flourished!!” she wrote. “My son now smiles naturally for the primary time in years! My son now loves the garments he wears. My son can breathe figuring out he might be his true self. My son lights up each single time a stranger calls him ‘he.’ My son runs with the boys. My son can really FEEL. My son can stay life now along with his true self.”

Alexis added that she is “100% absolutely supportive” of her son. “I’m so happy with Miles for desirous to cease the hate, and for being courageous sufficient to step ahead at such a younger age,” she continued. “He now has his complete life to stay the best way he ought to.”

The Missouri native shares Miles with ex-husband Jim Bellino. The previous couple, who cut up in 2018 after 14 years of marriage, are additionally the mother and father of son James, 16, and Miles’ twin sister, Mackenna. In December 2020, Alexis received engaged to Andy Bohn.

In June 2021, Alexis solely informed Us Weekly that she and her ex-husband nonetheless had their “ups and downs” whereas coparenting, however they’re dedicated to all the time prioritizing their youngsters’s happiness.

“One factor that we’re one hundred pc about is how a lot we love our youngsters, and we wish it to be the very best for them and put them first. So, that works out,” she defined on the time. “It needs to be getting simpler, and it does every day. We simply attempt to respect one another and put our youngsters first.”