How a Dad Got the Kid Who Already Lived in His Heart


Sean O’Donnell had two great desires, one to eat a lot of donuts and the other to become a dad. Here is how one of those, the most important one, came true.

One Family, Two Dads, Three Languages


Writer Jason Howe lives in a home rich with bilingualism and multiculturalism. He shares about the complexities and benefits these bring to his life and his family.

Two Dads & Two Daughters Win the Internet Again


Once upon a time, a picture of two dads doing their daughters’ hair almost broke the internet. Now they’re back to share their normal with everyone in a new ad from Nikon.

A Gay Dad Sounds Off About the Iowa Moms and an Unthinkable Tragedy

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As an adoptive parent, Rob Watson has a special message for the two moms who had their adopted son taken back, only to have him suffer a terrible fate.

A Son Tells His Gay Dad , “You Are Not My Mom”

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Although he knows he didn’t mean it, those words hurt Rob Watson, and where his son got the idea hurt almost as much.

“It’s not babysitting or duty when it’s your child. It’s parenting…Dad’s are important parents.”

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This Comment by Erika on the post The Funniest Things Strangers Said to Us After We Adopted Our Dude Not gay, but I have a husband who is a Daddy to his children. We work schedules so that the children didn’t need day care when little. Yes, we have “Daddy Days” in our house where […]

Raising Our Man to Be a Man

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To Garon and Jamie, equality is important, and they’re gonna make sure their little dude knows that.

Sorry Little Dude, But Your Dads Are Still Confused

Buddy, we need to have a talk.

Garon Wade and his husband are getting used to this dad thing, but some stuff still makes them go ‘Huh?’

The Funniest Things Strangers Said to Us After We Adopted Our Dude

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Garon Wade and his husband Jamie were prepared for their son in 2012. They were not prepared for what strangers had to say.

12-Year-Old With Two Dads Writes Moving Letter to Justice Roberts

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Daniel Martinez-Leffew, “articulately spells how his family will be affected if Prop 8 is allowed to stand.”

Brokeback Bethlehem


When you’re a parent, a Christmas miracle isn’t something you pray for—it’s something you pray you never need.

Into the Wilderness of Parenting

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In his latest story collection, writer David Ebenbach plumbs the depths of parenthood

Foster Care to Family in Australia: Two Dads Raise a Son


Couple receives extensive foster care support, and gets a family

President Obama Responds to Girl with Two Dads


President Obama’s response to girl with two dads: What matters most of all is the love we show one another.

The 5 People You Meet as a Gay Dad


Before becoming a gay dad, Jerry Mahoney was worried about what people would say. He has since realized it’s fairly predictable.