Family

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Family / Kids

Rivalry, Sibling

Being a gay family, I had hoped that somehow we could escape the whole Brother-on-Brother violence thing.

A Mother Reacts to Anti-Trans Opposition to MSHSL Proposal
Family / Kids

A Mother Reacts to Anti-Trans Opposition to MSHSL Proposal

Participating on a high school team of one’s affirmed gender should not have to be viewed as a battle to overcome.

Learning to Love
Family / Parenting

Learning to Love

When the twins came five weeks early, I didn’t have time to think about how I felt about them.

Wedding Aisle or Line in the Sand ~ Acceptance?
Family

Wedding Aisle or Line in the Sand ~ Acceptance?

I spent a great deal of my youth tormented by the question, “Will I be accepted for who I am?” What a surprise to find myself in a position where it is I who has to ask: can I accept them for who they are?

rainbow troll probably does not have lice, thankfully
Family / Kids

The OTHER L-word: Lice!

Maybe they’re hiding in the sheets, or Rock ‘N Roll Elmo, or…

My Boys of Summer
Family / Kids / Parenting

Dear Baseball, Thank You

I might remember Summer 2014 as The Summer My Marriage Broke but I also want to remember My Boys of Summer.

The Consequences of Consequences
Family / Parenting

The Consequences of Consequences

Next time you are rolling up your disciplinary sleeves, remember to ask yourself, “Who really suffers?”

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Family / Kids / Parenting

The Boys in the Bathroom

Why in hell can’t boys hit the center of the toilet?

Weird Gay Parenting Moments
Family / Parenting

Weird Gay Parenting Moments

What’s the weirdest situation you’ve been in as a gay parent? Did it involve New Mexico like this one?

My Gay Husband
Extended family / Family

My Gay Husband

Everyone needs a gay husband. Even queer women.