Some kids live with two moms or two dads. Because some people have romantic feelings for someone who is the same sex or gender. Your sex or gender means whether you are a boy or a girl.
In the longest-running study on the issue to date, researchers have shown that kids raised by lesbian moms show no significant mental health issues. The study has followed the same mothers and their children since the In the findings, published in the New England Journal of Medicineresearches discovered that the children of these mothers were faring as well or better than others of their age.
There are many things you can say to lesbian moms. There are also several things you should never say to lesbian moms. Check out the below list of no-nos — and think twice before foisting them on a lesbian mom near you.
Subscribe now to our new podcast, Broken Harts, based on this story and available now on AppleGoogleSpotifyor wherever you like to get your podcasts. The cliff is exactly the kind of place Jennifer Hart loved to photograph her kids for Facebook. It has a green-edged bluff right off California's Highway 1, with a gravel strip leading straight to a dramatic foot drop into the Pacific. In other circumstances, on other trips, Jen and her wife, Sarah, might have pulled to the side of the road and lined up their brood as they often did: backs to the camera, hands raised in peace signs, a Technicolor sunset framing their silhouettes.
The first time I had to say that out loud was beyond difficult but so full of relief at the same time. When you are gay, you just may have to do it more than once. Per year.
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You may think your question is innocent enough, but here's why these inquiries are insensitive toward gay parents. When my partner and I started telling our friends and families that we were going to have a baby, everyone was happy and excited for us. We were the only same-sex couple in our extended family and in our immediate circle of friends, as is often the case with gay people, so everyone had a lot of questions. Although people asked really insightful and thoughtful questions about our future family, we also heard some that left us scratching our heads.
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