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The Fosters: Mother PHOTO CREDIT: THE FOSTERS and NETFLIX
New Additions: Proof That Families Come in Every Shape and Size New Additions: Proof That Families Come in Every Shape and Size
Discerning Fact from Fiction in “Dangerous” Destinations Rio, one of the world's commonly misunderstood cities.
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The Fosters: Mother

Why don’t we start with the saddest part of the episode? Let’s get it over with now so we aren’t surprised by it and so that you have an entire recap to prepare. Lena develops severe preeclampsia, and they have to deliver baby girl at 20 weeks knowing that she […]

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The P Word

You would think that a family consisting of two sons surrounded by All Dads, All the Time would be able to navigate the craggy terrain of puberty with a bit more aplomb.

Life The LGBT Community and Aging: Special Considerations and Resources

The LGBT Community and Aging: Special Considerations and Resources

Amazingly enough, even LGBT folks are subject to the natural forces of aging.

News & Politics VQ Turns 1: How Do You Measure a Year?

VQ Turns 1: How Do You Measure a Year?

One year ago on this day, VillageQ was born and today I find myself wondering how you measure a year? We could do it by the numbers – by the number of posts and page views and social media followers, by the number of contributors and their accomplishments, by the […]

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VQ Turns 1: How Do You Measure a Year?
News & Politics

VQ Turns 1: How Do You Measure a Year?

One year ago on this day, VillageQ was born and today I find myself wondering how you measure a year? We could do it by the numbers – by the number of posts and page views and social media followers, by the number of contributors and their accomplishments, by the […]

PHOTO CREDIT: THE FOSTERS and NETFLIX
Culture / Entertainment

The Fosters: Mother

Why don’t we start with the saddest part of the episode? Let’s get it over with now so we aren’t surprised by it and so that you have an entire recap to prepare. Lena develops severe preeclampsia, and they have to deliver baby girl at 20 weeks knowing that she […]

New Additions: Proof That Families Come in Every Shape and Size
Community / Featured blogs

New Additions: Proof That Families Come in Every Shape and Size

Just when you think you have reached the end of the internet, a whole new batch of blogs for the VillageQ directory pops up! I love seeing the snippets of people’s lives. Whether I visit once or keep going back, our growing repository of blogs is proof that families come […]

Rio, one of the world's commonly misunderstood cities.
Culture / Travel

Discerning Fact from Fiction in “Dangerous” Destinations

Bbefore you write off a destination because your hair-dresser’s brother’s friend went there and had his phone stolen, do your research.

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Family / Kids

The P Word

You would think that a family consisting of two sons surrounded by All Dads, All the Time would be able to navigate the craggy terrain of puberty with a bit more aplomb.

The LGBT Community and Aging: Special Considerations and Resources
Health & Wellness / Life

The LGBT Community and Aging: Special Considerations and Resources

Amazingly enough, even LGBT folks are subject to the natural forces of aging.

PHOTO CREDIT: THE FOSTERS
Culture / Media

The Fosters: Truth be Told

This episode is all about truth and all the ways we can avoid it because sometimes a lie can used for good if we close our eyes and pretend not to hear anyone. —– Callie is in bed and wakes up to heavy rhythmic panting. Are moms doing it next […]

Invoking God’s Name in Vain: a Personal Update from Israel
Spirituality & religion

Invoking God’s Name in Vain: a Personal Update from Israel

Living in Israel has been especially depressing this past month. Kidnappings. Murders. Bombs. Sirens. Air strikes. Demonstrations. Threats of ground troops. I have sworn off Facebook for the moment, after seeing my news feed overrun by messages laced with judgment, fear, rage, self-righteousness, and more. Although my family and I […]

Listen To Your Mother: VillageQ Edition
Identity / Life

Listen To Your Mother: VillageQ Edition

Listen to Your Mother is a national series of live readings celebrating motherhood. This year, there were shows in 32 cities across the county and four contributors from VillageQ – C.J. Prince, Robert Shaffron, Roger Rosen and Sarah Gilbert –  were cast in shows and Deborah Goldstein was co-director/producer for […]

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Culture / Media

The Fosters: Say Something

Ready for tonight’s episode? Here’s your refresher from last week! They say that families who open garage doors together, stay together. This bodes well for the Adams-Fosters who all lift the great garage door at the opening of the show in order to start clearing space for Branden’s new studio. […]