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VQ Sex Ed: How are gaybies made?
Advice / Life

VQ Sex Ed: How are gaybies made?

This month, I’m talking reproduction and how families are made. How do we tell kids how gaybies are made?

VQ Sex Ed: On privacy and parts
Advice / Life

VQ Sex Ed: On privacy and parts

This month, I talk about the societal messages we internalize and how it makes us self-conscious of our parenting. Specifically, I am talking about privacy when showering and talking with our kids about bodies – ours and theirs.

VQ Sex Ed: The one about vibrators
Advice / Kids / Life

VQ Sex Ed: The one about vibrators

VQ Sex Ed is back after a long hiatus. The series will run monthly from here on out provided y’all submit some questions. If you missed the first installment that gave general tips, you should check that out. Today, I give some advice on what to do when your kids […]

VQ Sex Ed: Talking to kids about sex
Advice / Life

VQ Sex Ed: Talking to kids about sex

This is the first installment of our VQ Sex Ed series in which I will provide helpful hints on talking to kids about sex and answer questions submitted by readers. We have received some questions and I’ll get to those in future videos but, today, I wanted to start by […]

VQ Sex Ed: Coming Soon
Family / Kids / Sex & relationships

VQ Sex Ed: Coming Soon

Once upon a time, I set the fence in our backyard on fire. It was a little fire and I put it out quickly but it left a mark – on the fence and on my pride. Luisa had asked me to start the charcoal in the grill and I […]

VQ Sex Ed

Submit a question for VQ’s ongoing Sex Ed series. Questions may be anonymous. And if you like, read “VQ Sex Ed: Coming Soon” by way of introduction to this feature.    

The Media and the Erasure of Queer Sexuality
Identity / Life / Sex & relationships

The Media and the Erasure of Queer Sexuality

What do roommates, friends, gal pals and fans have in common? They are all words that erase queer relationships.

Sex Talk: The Awkwardness of the Mother Is Visited Upon her Sons
Parenting

Sex Talk: The Awkwardness of the Mother Is Visited Upon her Sons

I asked my kids, in the context of a conversation about song lyrics, what they think “sexy” means, and both my sons made it abundantly clear that they are suddenly totally disgusted by any talk about sex, bodies, or puberty.

The United States Supreme Court’s Surprise Same-Sex Marriage Decision
Legal / News & Politics

The United States Supreme Court’s Surprise Same-Sex Marriage Decision

The Supreme Court decided not to hear arguments in any of the five cases that were ripe for review, leaving in place rulings in favor of same-sex marriage.

Teddy Grahams and the homosexual agenda
Culture / Media

Teddy Grahams and the homosexual agenda

I love happy, smiling families but what I love more is seeing an ad that expands our vision of the archetypal American family. I don’t need families like mine to be seen as wholesome but I do need them to be seen.