Blending a Family is About More Than Pronouns

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Christine Benvenuto knows that “his, mine, and ours” doesn’t cover it. She checks her “mama privilege” and shares her story of blending a family.

A Father Leaves, and a Dad Steps In

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Josh Magill and his brother don’t share the same biological father. But they share the perfect role model—the guy they both call “dad”.

On Making Amends and Finding Gratitude

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There are many paths to gratitude. Matt Clapper’s led him through a series of amends, and he is the better for it.

Supporting My Real Family

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Stepfather Kieron Casey wonders what it means to be a “real” father.