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10 things I love about being pregnant

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Day dreaming– A large chunk of my day is dedicated to letting my imagination out of it’s box to wonder at just what this tiny little son of ours will be like. What interests will he have? Will he share a love of science and art like his mummy or will he be intrigued with gaming and technology like his ... Read More »

Jana, Susan, Landon and Bryce

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Meet Jana and Susan, a two mum family navigating the world with their twin boys! Read More »

Lesbian access to IVF and IUI in Canada

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It may come as no surprise, that one of the countries which has enjoyed marriage equality for over 10 years, also provides equal access to IVF (in-vitro fertilisation) and IUI (interuterine insemination) for lesbian/same-sex attracted female couples. Cost of accessing IUI or IVF in Canada In Canada, a cycle of in-vitro fertilisation costs approximately $10,000 to $15,000. While Canada also ... Read More »

What does the scholarly research say about the wellbeing of children with gay or lesbian parents?

Colombia Law School – What we know Colombia Law School manages a project that gathers peer-reviewed studies on the wellbeing of children with gay or lesbian parents. 77 studies dating to 1980 have been identified by project staff and experts at universities in the US and abroad. Of these studies, just four concluded that kids of same-sex parents face disadvantages, ... Read More »

Alex Smith: Dude, where’s my village?

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My first column for My Big Gay Family. No pressure, but here’s hoping I do alright. This is a feeling all too familiar from the early days of parenting and breastfeeding: No pressure, but here’s a small, entirely dependent human being. Don’t mess this up. Oh, and we lost the instruction manual, every model is unique, and we don’t accept ... Read More »

Shauna, Candice and Oscar

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Two Australian mums with the sweetest little boy, please meet Shauna, Candice and Oscar! Read More »