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Victory in Minnesota
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Victory in Minnesota

http://benemersongolfperformance.com/bob-atkins-6/ It was May 2011 when it became clear that the anti-marriage amendment was going to appear on the ballot here in Minnesota. I remember that day clearly because I spent a good deal of it crying. It felt so personal, so intentionally hurtful, and I found myself struggling with a […]

LGBT Family Election Bonanza: An Advocate in the White House, Unprecedented Wins in Four States
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LGBT Family Election Bonanza: An Advocate in the White House, Unprecedented Wins in Four States

http://platosattache.com/gambling/ First family–first lady Michelle Obama, daughters Malia and Sasha, with re-elected President Obama at election night party in Chicago.  (Photo: Chris Carlson, AP) [Ed note: updated Wed. AM with new #s]. Like a great many of us, I am speechless. For the first time in electoral history, a ballot initiative […]

We’re going to get along just fine
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We’re going to get along just fine

  In my youth, I was a card-carrying member of the Lesbian Welcome Wagon and had much more to offer curious young ladies than a gift basket and a wheel of cheese.  When I met my partner, Gabriella, I was forced to turn in my Lesbian Welcome Wagon card and […]

Vote!
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Vote!

No need to stress any more how critical it is for all of us vote in this election.  You’ve already made up your mind; you may have already voted by mail, in early voting if your state offers it, or in person already. But if you haven’t yet, or want […]

Getting ready for Pride in Argentina
Culture / News & Politics

Getting ready for Pride in Argentina

My favourite time of the year is coming! Next Saturday LBGT Pride is coming to Buenos Aires. We celebrate it in November (since 1992) because it’s the anniversary of the creation of “Nuestro Mundo”, the first LBGT organization in Argentina. My partner and I will travel for five hours to […]

Mama In The Middle
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Mama In The Middle

Guest author Issa is a native New Yorker but an advocate for single moms everywhere. As a single parent life coach, Issa offers support to newly single parents facing a myriad of feelings and challenges, as well as to veteran single parents who may have hit a bump in their […]

Welcome to the new and improved Lesbian Family!
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Welcome to the new and improved Lesbian Family!

We couldn’t be more excited to welcome you to check out the renovated, ready-for-what’s-next Lesbian Family. This website began over six years ago when Liza Barry-Kessler, pregnant lesbian and internet denizen, was on the lookout for something–anything!–written by or about lesbians making family.  How did others manage getting pregnant?  Who […]

Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome!
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Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome!

Welcome to Lesbian Family, now in its new home! I’m beyond pleased to be in the ranks of the bloggers on this site, and hope that you’ll join us along for the journey. I’m N, wife to J. We’ve been together for 8.5 years, married for 7, soon to hopefully […]

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¡Hola LesbianFamily! Greetings From Julieta

Hi, all! I’m Julieta! I’m a 30 year-old Developer from Argentina. I attained an M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics this year. I have a variety of interests including reading, scuba diving, soccer, astronomy, trying to build electronic devices and grabbing my bicycle and going on a trip whenever I feel like it. […]

Welcome to Fantasy Island
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Welcome to Fantasy Island

When faced with the daunting task of writing an introductory post, I could only think of Ricardo Montalban. You know – Mr. Roarke? “I am your host, Mr. Roarke. Welcome to Fantasy Island!” That’s what everyone of a certain age thinks about when contemplating greetings, right? Probably not which means […]