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  1. Family Life
    Is Alex straight? Bisexual? Gay? Polyamorous? He isn't sure, and neither are his friends, his girlfriend, or the audience. In the vain of the best 80s and 90s high school dramas, Alex Strangelove offers audiences characters you'll care about, and ultimately cheer to find their happily ever...
  2. Family Life
    Having "The Talk" isn't easy for any parent. But for parents who want to find books about bodies, puberty, and sexuality that are inclusive of LGBTQ+ identities, it's even harder. As a queer person myself, I've always tried to raise my kids in an open and inclusive way. I want to make sure that...
  3. Toddler & Child
    If your child comes to you and expresses that they're transgender or experiencing gender dysphoria, it can be hard to know the best way to support them. There are a number of ways that you can help your child and yourself through the transition. For some parents, a child announcing that they...
  4. Family Life
    A new survey conducted by the Human Rights Campaign adds to the large body of evidence that supportive, inclusive environments are essential for LGBTQ youth. The largest survey of its kind, the 2017 LGBTQ Youth Report conducted by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation and the University of...
  5. Utah, Arizona
    Anyone know of LGBTQ+ friendly midwives in the SLC area? Specifically for either homebirth or non-hospital birth centers? By friendly we mean someone who is not just “tolerant”, but genuinely accepting and loving of members of the community. TIA!
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone! My name is Coleen and I am a queer, 38 year old woman who is married to another queer (near) 38 year old woman. We have been on this fertility road for two and a half years with lots of cross-info from our fertility doc, OBGYN, and Midwife. We're taking matters into our own hands...
  7. Toddler & Child
    In February of this year, the Trump administration withdrew the Obama-era protections for transgender students across the country. I live in North Carolina, where it has been exactly one year since HB2 - the law better known as the "bathroom bill" designed to target transgender people - has...
  8. Queer Parenting
    Hi everyone! I'm a Casting Producer with Magilla Entertainment, and we're currently casting an empowering, relatable, and most of all honest, docu-series for TLC all about how life changes in the first year of parenthood! We're looking for parents-to-be who are due this summer to early fall...
  9. Queer Parenting
    <div class="bbcode_center" style="text-align:center;"><span style="font-size:16px;"><i>Let's make some summer 2014 babies</i></span><br><br><b>Please put your updates in BOLD.</b><br><br> GRADUATES: Please click <a class="bbcode_url"...
  10. Queer Parenting
    I hate that MDC is so straight, especially where having old kids is concerned. I have a few questions for people out there, I only know a few families with queer parents and older kids, but each of my children are friends with kids who have gay or a trans* parent(s)... There are some issues...
  11. Queer Parenting
    <div class="bbcode_center" style="margin-top:0px;margin-right:0px;margin-bottom:0px;margin-left:0px;padding-top:0px;padding-right:0px;padding-bottom:0px;padding-left:0px;text-align:center;">With all the kids getting back to school in August and September lets make some spring babies in our...
  12. Queer Parenting
    <p>My partner and I have talked about moving in together with our three boys for a while now.  Doing so means one of us must give up our safety zone or owned home and take an enormous leap of faith.  Well I am the one to move bc she runs her daycare out of her house, and I am struggling with...
  13. Parenting
    <p>I don't usually join internet forums, but I have a problem that I can't talk to anyone in my real life about. I could really use some help with this. Also sorry if this is in the wrong spot; I'm new.</p> <p> </p> <p>Yesterday I used my daughter's laptop to get onto the internet, and she had...
  14. Parenting
    <p>Hi, </p> <p>I think, this title is horrible, but I cannot put it in better words. </p> <p> </p> <p>My five year old is not "age appropriately" in his gender role. (this sounds horrible again). </p> <p> </p> <p>He loves dolls, glitter, pink clothing, skirts, wants to go to preschool in "hello...
  15. Preteens and Teens
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  16. Queer Parenting
    Welcome Queer, Pregnant, and Parenting folks!<br><br> This is the summer thread, for the months of July, August, & September in 2013.<br><br> If you want to be added, just post in bold with your due date. Also, if you have recently had your babe(s), please chime in with the name and birth date...
  17. Queer Parenting
    <div class="bbcode_center" id="user_yui_3_10_0_1_1372602135763_880" style="text-align:center;">July - celebrate American Independence Day by bringing a new life into the world.  While July marks the start of the second half of the year, it also marks the hottest month of the year in the...
  18. Queer Parenting
    Hey queer parents!<br><br> So, you know how everyone knows not to google general symptoms that you experience during pregnancy? Right, because there will be some article that lists all of your symptoms to a T and then tells you that you or your baby is at risk of dying.<br><br> Well, there...
  19. Queer Parenting
    <p>Ok, so I'm a queer single mom with a DD who's nearly 2.  We live in Portland, and Pride is coming up this weekend.  I really want to go to the parade (I went alone to the festival last year but haven't gone to the parade ever), and I'd like to take her, but I'm not sure how much adult...
  20. Queer Parenting
    <p>I know most people on the forum are women, but I imagine some of you will have some suggestions so I'm going to ask anyways...</p> <p> </p> <p>Does anyone have suggestions on either gender neutral terms or alternatives to 'dad'? My partner and I are both transgender, and this is something we...
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