While Kendall had already caught a glimpse of Caitlyn, it was still hard when her dad officially came out as transgender on the cover of Vanity Fair in 2015
. "When she told us... that it was going to be a real thing, it was an emotional couple of months," she said. "And if I would talk about it, I would cry, just because you're mourning someone…losing someone. The person is still there, of course, but physically you're losing someone. It was my dad who I grew up with my whole life and who raised me. It's an adjustment, for sure. But honestly, you start to realize that this person is still alive. This person is still here. They are still a blessing. They are still awesome. I realized that I should just be thankful that I still have my dad. It starts to just become normal. You're just like, 'Okay, cool.'"