The Day Has Come

The hardest part about being a parent is letting go.

Toys Don’t Make the Girl

The types of toys kids play with don’t dictate their sexuality

She Calls Me Mama

I never told my daughter what to call me—she figured it out on her own

Adopting My Own Child

I may be Maggie’s mother in theory, but not legally.

More Than Just A Pretty Face

Why I need to remind my daughter of all the wonderful qualities she possesses.

We Are Family

LGBT families must find a way to connect for the sake of their children.

Just So You Know

I have to remember it is 2014, and times have progressed…more than I'd thought!

Until I Became a Mother

Supposedly, all women have a motherly instinct. For a long time, I thought I had been born without one

Honesty is the Best Policy

Last month, I was Christmas shopping at a mom-and-pop hardware store near my home. It was late afternoon, and the store was crowded but not overly packed.

Will My Child Be Bullied?