gay parenting Tag Archive

Calling NYC-Area LGBTQ Parents: Give Your Kid a Chance to Shine

We know that LGBTQ parents face unique challenges. (Check out our article on choosing the right schools to make your kids feel accepted. ) But here’s an opportunity to celebrate...

Lesbian Moms, Sperm Donors, and the Myth of the Essential Father

For as long as I can remember, I have known that I was the child of a sperm donor. At age two, my two loving mothers explained that our family was different from the norm-that my...

Metrosource’s Top 5 LGBT Friendly Kids’ Books

Not too long ago, it would have been nearly impossible to find children’s books with gay themes. Fortunately, times are changing, and now there’s a variety of quality...

The Adoption of Little Miss Fancy Pants by Her Gay Dads

In the fall of 2010, my husband and I decided to adopt. We had been together nearly nine years, so we were definitely attached for eternity one way or another, but we had no idea...

LGBT Families Face Challenges Making Educational Choices for Children

Each day, members of our community send kids to school wondering whether they’ll face judgments because of their parents’ sexual orientation. So we sought out some LGBT...

Gay Dads Celebrate Father’s Day and Gay Pride Month

In October of 2015, Metrosource spoke to parents making important choices about parenting: from making the decision to become parents to facing the biological and legal issues...

A Look at Gay Parenting in 2015

Now more than ever, gays and lesbians are choosing to raise kids....