Extended Family

Write On Girls Hosts Writer’s Retreat for Girls in Southern California

  Write On Girls will host a writer’s retreat for girls ages 10-14 in the Santa Ynez Mountains August 21 through 25.  Located at Rancho Oso, just 20 minutes east of Santa Barbara, the overnight camp and writer’s retreat for girls offers a fun environment in which to encourage young writers to explore their unique [...]

By | 2011-08-12T11:08:55+00:00 August 12th, 2011|Blogging, Extended Family|0 Comments

Off to Palm Desert for a Playdate

  Next weekend my partner and I are headed to Palm Desert to part-tay, with sippy cups in hand.  Our three-year-old son will be along too as we join an estimated 60 LGBT families October 8-10 for some wild GLBT family fun, including rubber ducky races and a wildlife show, all part of Families in the [...]

Five Fun Family Vacation Activities Your Kids Will Love

For a chance to get a $50 Target card, here is my blog about five family vacation activities your kids will love. Ironically, I just returned from Virginia, and this contest is sponsored by Williamsburg tourism (and TwitterMoms).  Several weeks  before I set out to visit Virginia for two weeks, I tried to engage the Virginia tourism board to [...]

The Kids Are All Right Trailer

Trailer for The Kids Are All Right. The Kids Are All Right is the heartfelt new comedy from acclaimed director Lisa Cholodenko, starring Annette Bening, Julianne Moore, and Mark Ruffalo. Two teenaged children (Mia Wasikowska and Josh Hutcherson) get the notion to seek out their biological father and introduce him into the family life that their [...]

Win a Trip to Gay Days Orlando!

  As a major sponsor of Gay Days in Orlando for the past five years, Esurance is giving away a trip for 2 to the 2010 event, happening June 1-7th.   Every year, Gay Days Orlando offers tropical sunshine, limitless fun and unparalleled celebration.   The winner of the free trip will receive:   - A three-night [...]

By | 2010-03-05T11:18:18+00:00 March 5th, 2010|Extended Family, Family, Parenting, Uncategorized|3 Comments

Goodnight Snow, Goodnight Telluride

All good things come to an end, and so we departed Telluride yesterday for home.  We made the most of our short trip and finished with a whoosh. We began our final day with a snowmobiling tour with Telluride Snowmobiling Adventures, thanks to a few hours timeout arranged by the Peaks Resort with [...]

By | 2010-02-24T15:02:07+00:00 February 24th, 2010|Co-Parenting, Extended Family, Family, Motherhood, Parenting|0 Comments

More on Lesbian Custody Dispute

  By Ryan Holman, Advocate.com A Calif., lesbian couple are embroiled in a custody dispute over two children, and a sperm donor has become part of the equation. NBC Bay Area has reported that K has sued for joint custody of the twin boys whom she and M had agreed to raise. Q has become [...]

Shewired – The Gay Girl Sweethearts Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

This just posted today on SheWired.  Written by Yours Truly.  Just in case anyone needs any ideas (hint, hint Kira) on what would make a great V-Day gift for the one you love. Shewired - The Gay Girl Sweethearts\' Valentine\'s Day Gift Guide.

By | 2010-02-01T15:44:51+00:00 February 1st, 2010|Extended Family, Family, Motherhood, Motherhood|0 Comments