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My Kids’ Advice on Coping with Difference
Identity / Life

My Kids’ Advice on Coping with Difference

Does being visibly queer make you nervous sometimes? My kids have some advice that might help.

Featured Family Portraits
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Featured Family Portraits

  Last weekend, I volunteered at my daughter’s school for an open house. As I greeted prospective families at the door, I met a few two mom families. I was thankful to be there to greet them, to welcome them, to let them know without even saying anything that their […]

Featured Family Portraits
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Featured Family Portraits

  It’s featured family time! I love these families. Read on to hear from them…   “Hi! I’m Ellen my partner is Cassie. No kids yet but we do have 4 fur babies: 3 cats (Abby, ¬†Philip, and Evan) and our dog is Maggie. We met online, but we went […]

Featured Family Portraits
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Featured Family Portraits

It’s Featured Family time! Our three families rule this week. Let’s take some time to get to know them a little better! “Ruth and Katrina are a couple from Indianapolis. After over five years of a long distance relationship, they are finally living together! And loving it. The distance has […]

Featured Family Portraits
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Featured Family Portraits

  How often do your children see families that look like theirs? I tend to think that we see lots of families that look like ours, but really, we don’t. Most of our daughter’s friends don’t have two moms. She doesn’t seem to mind, so we sometimes forget about it. […]

Featured Family Portraits
Community / Portraits

Featured Family Portraits

Each week we feature three queer families from our VillageQ Instagram community. This week we even have two Canadians! Queer families rule!   “My name is Deja and my partner is Vanessa, we have a beautiful 1 year old, her name is Nadia. We live in Austin,TX. My family is […]

Featured Family Portraits
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Featured Family Portraits

  It’s Featured Family time! This week’s families make me want to eat all the cake. We’re celebrating! A new baby! A wedding! A birthday with another little one on the way! These families know how to celebrate. And how to be adorable. Clearly. Thanks for sharing your families with […]

TGIF Video: Camp It Up! In double-whammy video goodness!
Family / Kids / Parenting

TGIF Video: Camp It Up! In double-whammy video goodness!

At the risk of implying that all LGBTQ families are guitar-strumming, happy campers, here: guitar-strumming, happy gay campers! ¬†Below, feast your eyes on a short video by and about the queer family camp my family attended last week. And since I missed the Friday video last week (camping it up), […]

They’re Coming For Me
Family / Kids / Parenting

They’re Coming For Me

Just a few short weeks ago, I confessed that I was worried about staying home with my children this summer and things went awry fairly quickly and I had to lay down the law but everyone said, “You’ll be great! The kids will be great! Summer will be great! Yay […]

Featured Family Portraits
Community / Portraits

Featured Family Portraits

  It’s featured family time! This week we have a family made from love and adoption, an adorable couple from Michigan, and a family from Alberta who are getting married in just two weeks! These families totally rule!     Kelly and Diane have been together for almost 30 years […]