Editorial

Editorial

We Are Done Having Kids: Saying Goodbye to Sperm

My partner, Amy, and I love our kids, but we are done creating them. No more. Our family is complete. ...
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After Paris: The Search for Goodness in Humanity

They tell you to have a thick skin in media, but sometimes I forget to guard my soul. I am confused at our cannibalistic ways. ...
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Brandy Black/The Next Family

Cooking With Your Kids When You Can’t Cook

It’s no secret in my house that I can’t cook. The kids generally don’t like my food and my wife walks into a smoky kitchen every time I attempt anything out of the ordinary. ...
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Family Created Through Selective Reduction: Someone is Missing

I imagine Baby C would have been a girl. I can see two boys and two girls at the dinner table. I can hear a fourth voice calling me Mama. ...
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13 Myths About LGBT Parents

Here is a baker’s dozen of myths about LGBT parents and our children - fables that are all harmful in various ways. ...
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The Biggest Lesson I Learned As a Nursing Student

I’ve been nervous about doing things “right” my whole life. Being a nursing student was no exception. ...
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Top 14 Ways to Instill Compassion in Your Children

Compassionate people give willingly and generously of their time and resources. They are extraordinary friends, co-workers, parents, and spouses. ...
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Then Comes Marriage

Recounting Edie Windsor, Thea Spyer and One Lawyer Who Changed It All

In 1991, Roberta, who was just coming out, saw a therapist for two sessions to try to get help. And that therapists name was Thea Spyer. ...
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Danny Pintauro on HuffPost Live

How Do We Solve a Problem Like Pintauro?

My jaw dropped. Did Danny Pintauro just attribute his HIV infection to using meth and being tired? ...
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Recovering from Meth, Rebuilding a Sex Life

There are many avenues of recovery, but the science of addiction is always the same. ...
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