Jen and Barb

First Name: Jen Partner's First Name: Barb Age: 33/37 Hometown/City: Manhattan, NY Number of Children: 1 Names of Children: Ava When did you decide you wanted children? I

My Two Boys: Learning the Gender Ropes as a Lesbian Mama

There’s a new little man in town and we call him “Monkey”. Just last month my wife delivered another healthy boy and we couldn’t be happier. Or more

The Other Mother Pep Talk

The count is on at my house and we are forty-five days from lift-off. In a matter of weeks we will be a family of four. It’s exciting

Support for the Non-Pregnant Partner

Each month, Gwendolyn answers your questions on LGBTQ parenting. Write to her with your question here. Dear Gwendolyn, We have come down a long road to get pregnant

Victoria and Jennifer: Getting To Baby Through Surrogacy

Victoria and Jennifer Collier are the authors of the new book Getting to Baby, which shares their journey to have children through surrogacy. First Name: Victoria

Super Bowl Musings of a Non-Athletic Mama

Super Bowl Sunday is significant in my world for only one reason and that reason is communal snacking. I have no idea who is playing and zero

Assumption Junction: Sharing Pregnancy News As the Non-Bio Mom

Honey don’t you want to do it yourself? It‘s such a beautiful thing, a real gift that only women can experience. It’s going to be you this time, right? Oh,

Keep Calm and Carry On: Unexpected Challenges WILL Occur

It’s been one of those weeks where the Universe wants to remind me that I can’t control every aspect of my life. With an emergency hospital visit, multiple

To Know or Not To Know: The Baby Gender Question

A few tries into the TTC process, my wife said something I never expected her to say. We were eating dinner in our usual places on the

They Did It: LGBT Parenting Stories

These gay and lesbian parents did it, and so can you. Continue reading “They Did It: LGBT Parenting Stories”

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