Gay Parenting (7)

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What Prop 8 Meant to My Family

The day before Prop 8 passed in California in 2008, blogger Ana Garza found herself at the threshold of a major life decision: to race to the alter or not? On this historic day, Ana reflects on the repercussions the initiative had on her own family and celebrates the possibilities of the future.

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What is the “Traditional American Family?”

Does it exist? Did it ever? This holiday, we’re offering a picture of American families that rings a lot truer for most of us. Our reality check comes from Stephanie Coontz, Director of Research and Public Education for the Council on Contemporary Families.

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What We’re Hearing

Kids react to gay marriage! Our littles’ time in front of the screen is surging and how to raise an optimist, are topics we gathered from around the web, meant to support and inspire our parenting.

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Friday Round-Up: Resources for Dads

In this resource round-up we have funny books, thought-provoking articles, and websites all about supporting Dads. Happy Father’s Day men!

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LGBT Family Resources, from “Lesbian Dad”

Living at the “crossroads of mother and father,” Polly Pagenhart, LGBT activist, editor and most importantly mom, hand picks a list of resources for info on LGBT parenting.

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A Lesbian Mom Speaks Up

LGBT activist, Kathy Young gives a window into the great obstacles and vast joys of being a Lesbian mom today.