The Real Nanny Diaries

The 2007 Scarlett Johansson movie , The Nanny Diaries, based on the novel of the same name, tells one side of the story -- of the life of a nanny and her awful employers.  Well I have another side to tell. We just got a new nanny, and she's a keeper.  She's a [...]

By | 2010-02-15T15:51:48+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Co-Parenting, Family, Motherhood, Parenting, Uncategorized|0 Comments

More on Lesbian Custody Dispute

  By Ryan Holman, 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

The Kids Are All Right – Coming Soon!

Reviews from Sundance so far have been very favorable about this new movie. Darn, couldn't get a screener from the production company yet so I can review it myself! I can't wait to see it! A couple, Nic and Jules (Annette Benning and Julianne Moore), live with their teenage children, Joni and Laser (Mia [...]

Santa Cruz Court Set to Hear Unusual Custody Suit

CBS 47 Fresno Sun, 17 Jan 2010 06:48 AM PST SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) A Santa Cruz court is slated to hear a custody dispute between former lesbian partners in which the biological mother has become romantically involved with the sperm donor father of her 10-month-old twins. Kim T. Smith of Santa Cruz has sued [...]

Battle Over Birthright: Case Raises Questions About Role of Sperm Donors in Children’s Lives

Kenyon Wallace, National Post  Published: Friday, January 08, 2010 When a lesbian couple from Terrace, B.C., decided they wanted a child of their own, they were overjoyed that a good friend agreed to donate his sperm. They were going to have a family. Before the child was born in October 2006, the donor signed an agreement stating [...]

Arrest Warrant Sought in Lesbian Parental Custody Dispute

Re-Posted From the DC Agenda Posted on 06 January 2010 by Harley Dennett An arrest warrant is being sought for Lisa Miller, the ‘ex-gay’ advocate who is believed to have disappeared with the daughter she shares with Janet Jenkins. (Photo courtesy of GLAD) An arrest warrant for Virginia resident Lisa Miller was likely to be issued this [...]

By | 2010-01-11T16:49:38+00:00 January 11th, 2010|Motherhood, Motherhood, Motherhood, Parents, Uncategorized|0 Comments