Adoption Is Not For the Weak: The Fox-Simes Family Story
We are careful with stories. The intimate stories of how our family came to be are for our children. Anyone who has children who were
FORMING A FAMILY THROUGH ADOPTION PT. 2
What kinds of protections exist to prevent discrimination against LGBTQ prospective parents seeking to adopt or serve as foster parents? Well, the bottom-line reality is
What a Difference a Year or Two Makes!
Veteran’s Day has always been a day of celebration in our family. Generations of my family have given service to this incredible country: grandparents, aunts,
Our Forever Family: The Cobb Family Story
I always wanted to adopt. Ever since I was a teenager, I knew that adoption would be something that I would do. I am adopted.
A Florida Rollercoaster: JTL Adoption Story
My wife and I met in November 2004, and were married 5 years later on November 10, 2009. Living in Florida we always accepted that
Our Experience at the Easter Egg Roll
We are on the plane heading home and I am exhausted. One of our daughters has fallen asleep next to me – she has flown
Michigan Marriage Case Focuses on Children
Today, a federal district court in Michigan begins hearing testimony challenging the state’s ban on allowing same-sex couples to marry. Opponents of marriage equality are,
A New and Better Way for LGBTQ Parents to Connect
Parenthood can often feel like an isolating experience. Being part of a community is a critical part of finding support, building connections, and leveraging
Family Week in Provincetown, MA
We want to show you an example of the world as it should be. Imagine a time where you and your kids are loved, respected, and
Making Spirits Bright
I just spent five very special days decorating the White House for the holidays. My body aches from the intense schedule but the experience is
Join Team Purple in the Fight Against Bullying
On October 17th we often hear calls to “Go Purple!” These calls are not cheers for a favorite football or baseball team whose color is
Celebrating LGBT History Month with Partnering Project with Yale University Library and San Francisco’s Harvey Milk Photo Center.
LGBT History Month is more than just a celebration of our movement’s past. For the LGBT community, it also serves as a reminder of how