Blogging for LGBT Families Day: Contributed Posts

Blogging for LGBT Families DayWelcome to Blogging for LGBT Families Day! Below is the master list of contributed posts.

I’ll be updating this with latecomers on Tuesday (I’m all about inclusion here), so it’s not to late to participate! Just post on your own blog and send me the link or leave a comment here with the link.

Thanks to everyone who contributed already. A special thanks to the Family Equality Council for their sponsorship of the event. Thanks as well to The Bilerico Project, COLAGE, Freedom to Marry, PageOneQ, Pam’s House Blend, PFLAG, Queercents, and the many others who went the extra mile in encouraging participation.

I hope you take the time to read other people’s posts and enjoy the diversity of the LGBT community and our allies. Over the next few days, I’ll be reading through all the entries myself, and writing up some posts that pull together various related themes that emerge.

[UPDATED: June 4, 12:45am Eastern.] Posts are alphabetical by name of blog. Starred (*) posts are new since last update. Putting them after a jump since the list is getting long now.

  1. An Accident of Hope: Choosing to Let Fear Give Me Hope: Blogging for LGBT Family Day
  2. Adamant Sun: The 3rd Annual Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  3. Addition Problems: Lucky (Blogging for LGBT Families a little bit late)
  4. Adventures of 2 lesbian moms: Blogging for LGBT Families
  5. Alabama Blue Dot: Family by Fate and by Choice
  6. All Around the Oregon Bush: Happy Blogging for LGBT Families
  7. Another Other Mother: Blogging for LGBT Familes Day
  8. The Autonymph: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  9. Be All You Can Be from the Inside Out: LGBT Family Blog Day
  10. Before I Forget: Blogging for LGBT Families
  11. Bent Alaska: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: Two Moms and Two Boys DO Make a Family
  12. Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage: Laws for LGBT Families with Children
  13. Bike Ridin’ Momma: Blogging for LGBT Families 2008
  14. Bilerico – Waymon Hudson: Family Is What You Make It
  15. Bilerico – Eric Marcus: Taking Mom to India
  16. Bilerico – Michele O’Mara: Beautiful Day in This Neighborhood
  17. Bilerico – Cathy Renna: Ode to a Toddler
  18. Bilerico – Donna Rose: A Father By Any Other Name
  19. Bilerico – Paige Schilt
  20. Bilerico – Sara Whitman: LGBT Families Day: Rights or No Rights, We’re Still Parents and crossposted at Suburban Lesbian Housewife
  21. Bleeding Heartland: Today is “Blogging for LGBT Families Day”
  22. BlogHer – Denise: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: Just like you, except for the hate thing
  23. Blue Mass Group – Laurel: Blogging for LGBT Families Day, BMG Edition
  24. Bunny’s Hutch: Blogging for LGBT Families
  25. But Wait, There’s More: Family
  26. Casa Chreblett: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  27. The Cave Clan: What Is Family?
  28. The Celebrity Couple Otherwise Known As McFreed: Response to Dateline Maryland: Gays Rights At Standstill
  29. Celtic Diva’s Blue Oasis: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: What the 1993 LGBT March on Washington was REALLY like
  30. Charisma and Christian Life: When Preaching Becomes a ‘Hate Crime’
  31. Cheryl’s Mewsings: Introducing COLAGE
  32. Coaching4Lesbians: Give Your Family a Gift: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  33. Comisión Diversidad: Las Familias LGBT
  34. The Complex One’s Musings: What Makes a Family? – Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  35. Confessions from a Stay at Homo (SAHM): Blogging for LGBT Families Day 2008: Billy Wishes He Has Two Moms TOO!!
  36. Crossroads and Beyond
  37. Damn Straight: Not really an issue … until it is an issue
  38. Dancing on the Edge: Third Annual Blogging Day!
  39. Deep South Moms: On Being a Regular Family, Mostly: Blogging for LGBT Families 2008
  40. The Den of Debauchery’s Subannex: But of course, they don’t call him THAT: Thoughts on the Gay Fairy and the Straight Fairy
  41. DeviantART – LOweetzieLIbatTA: What’s Next, The Family Dog?
  42. Diana’s Little Corner in the Nutmeg State: Blogging for LGBT Families
  43. Dingmoonment: Blogging for LGBT Families
  44. Doorknobs That Lock: We’re Such a Threat
  45. Dungeon Diary: Family Equality Day Blog – LGBT Families & Beyond
  46. Enough Grows: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  47. Eric Edberg: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  48. Everyone Has One: Day of Blogging for LGBT Families – Just a Normal Family?
  49. Ex cathedra: Blogging for LGBT Families
  50. Fairymere: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  51. Family of Choice: Blogging for LGBT Families
  52. Family Times: Blogging for All Families
  53. Fannie’s Room: My Life: Spring 2008
  54. Femmetron: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  55. Femulate: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  56. Forever Reaching: Blogging for LGBT Families 2008: My Family/Mi Familia
  57. Fostering Pride: Thankful for Family
  58. Framed: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  59. GLAD: Equal Justice Under Law: What a Good Family Can Look Like
  60. The GLBT Student Support Services Library: Queerspawn Speak!
  61. and Queerspawn.org
  62. Good As You: My Bi-Familial Orientation
  63. *Goo Goo Gay Gay: Blogging for LGBT Families
  64. gosox5555′s Blog o’ Stories: The Curses and the Blessings
  65. Grow By Love: Blog for LGBT Families
  66. Growing a Pair: Spilling the Beans
  67. Guru Girl in Training: Celebrating My Gay-Friendly Church
  68. Hahn at Home: LGBT Family Day
  69. Hatched By Two Chicks: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: Conception Day
  70. Here Be Dragons: Blogging for LGBT Familes Day
  71. Hey Ho, Kelly GO: Blogging for LGBT Families
  72. Humpty Dumpty House: Queer Parenting Is Radical
  73. I Got Kind of Distracted: Good Karma: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  74. I’m Done with Elephants and Clowns: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  75. inbedwithamosquito.net: Are you trying to have a baby with no success?
  76. Insane Animals: Blogging for Queer Families Day
  77. Irregular Joes: It’s LGBT Family Day
  78. Januari Leo: Blogging for GLBT Families Day
  79. Jaxen’s Mommy
  80. J. Calanthe: My LGBT Family
  81. Kids of Queers: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  82. Labels Are for Jars: Blogging for LGBT Families: Smacked in the face by compassion and understanding
  83. Late Night Latte: Family Matters
  84. Leithal: And Then We Went Grocery Shopping
  85. Lesbian Blogger Extraordinaire: Should We Stay or Should We Go?
  86. Lesbian Dad: Child of the Week
  87. Lesbianfamily.org: Happy Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  88. Lesbian Foodie Blog: Blogging for GLBT Families!!
  89. The Lesbian Lifestyle – Goldstardyke: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: My Family
  90. Lesbian Mommy: Bloggers Raise Awareness for LGBT Families
  91. Lesbian Parenting’s Weblog: Blogging for LGBT Families Day 2008
  92. Lesbiatopia: 3rd Annual Blogging for LGBT Families
  93. Lessons of Life and Love: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  94. Letters for Multiples: Blogging for LGBT Families, or A Little Something About IVF Multiples
  95. Life is messy…get dirty: Blogging for LGBT Families
  96. Liquid Baby: how’s this for a blogging for LGBT families post??
  97. Liza Was Here: Blogging for GLBT Families
  98. The Longest Road – Yet Untraveled: Choosing to Not Live “the” Dream
  99. Lula Bites: Blogging for LGBT Families
  100. Mama’s So Mindful…or Trying to Be: The Mirror
  101. The Mama Too: Family
  102. Michigan Equality: The MI Idea Blog: Equality Begins at Home
  103. Michigan Liberal: Four at Four: First Monday of the Month
  104. Midgebop: Blogging for LGBT Families
  105. Mombian: Comment left by reader
  106. Momstothreeboys: 3rd Annual Blogging for LGBT Families
  107. M00se: It’s the Same, but Different
  108. The Mouse’s Nest: More than a Card
  109. My Husband Betty: Blogging for LGBT Families
  110. The Mystical World of the Rie: Grateful for the Rain? – Blogging for LGBT Families
  111. Name That Mama: Lesbians strike suburban daycare
  112. National Catholic Reporter: Not a Witch Hunt – A Treasure Hunt
  113. Nhamo In Paradise: Reflections on “Days…”
  114. Not the Mama: One Day He’ll Ask Why
  115. Oh, Susanica: Blogging for LGBT Families Day 2008
  116. One of Two Mommies
  117. The OTHER Mother: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  118. Our Family Adventures: 2/3 Not Too Bad
  119. Our Incredible True Adventures: Blogging for LGBT Families
  120. Our Simon Family: Happy LGBT Blogging Day
  121. and My tribute to LGBT families (like us)
  122. Pam’s House Blend – Pam: 2008 Blogging for Families Day
  123. (Same as above, crossposted at Pandagon)
  124. Pam’s House Blend – DC: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  125. Pam’s House Blend – ZoeB: LGBT Families Day
  126. Papa Bear’s Blog: Blogging for LGBT Families
  127. Parentcenter: MOMformation – Evonne: The normal family living near you
  128. Parentcenter: MOMformation – Kim: It’s a boy! Who’s a girl? Gender identity
  129. ParentDish – Roger: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  130. and Court to decide if doctors can discriminate
  131. and Kids of Trans Resource Guide
  132. Parenting Beyond the Pale: Coming Out’ at Costco
  133. PBX Makes Four: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  134. A Place To Draw Blood Laughing: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  135. PFLAG National Blog: PFLAG’s Blogging for LGBT Families
  136. Plump: Blogging for LGBT Families
  137. Possible Maybe: Blogging for LGBT Families: Not an Other
  138. Queercents – Jennifer: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: Family Values… What Will You Teach Your Child About Money?
  139. Queercents – Nina: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: We are Family!
  140. Queer Mom Free Space: Blogging for LGBT Families Day 2008 -1st blog
  141. Rad Dad: Where Hope is Found—Transgendered Fathering
  142. Rainbow Reflections: Today is Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  143. RaJen Creation: Families Like Mine
  144. Reproducing Genius: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: Year Two Without One
  145. Republic of T: Is Marriage a Sum of Its Parts?
  146. and DVDs for Gay Dads
  147. and Gay Marriage and Gametes
  148. Robguy 4.0: Blogging for LGBT Families
  149. Selfish Mom: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  150. Shrike and Whozat: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  151. Strollerderby – Erin: Blogging for LGBT Families
  152. Suzanne Kopoulos: Blogging for LGBT Families Day: The Definition of Family
  153. Tales of a Female Husband: Blogging for LGBT Families
  154. Team Serrins/Springfield: Awesome Pictures
  155. Think More, Talk Less: Happy LGBT Families Day
  156. Think Radical: Blogging for LGBT Families Day 2008
  157. This Terrestrial Ball: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  158. 3 Garzas & La Gringa: Family Day …Every Day
  159. Together Is a Wonderful Place to Be
  160. Traveling Teacher: LGBT Families … It’s Not Over
  161. Twins and a Toddler: Holding on Tight
  162. Twin Set: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  163. Two Hot Mamas: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  164. Two Mommies and a Meatball: Blogging for LGBT Families
  165. Two of Most Things: A Look into the Alternative Lifestyle
  166. Two World Collision: Stories that Change the World
  167. Up Popped a Fox: Fact and Fiction
  168. We Are Fambly: Fambly. Take Two
  169. When Do We Get the Toaster: My E-mail to Penny Sharpe
  170. Whittles: Blogging for LGBT Families Day
  171. WSR Photography: NPR – Blog for LGBT families
  172. Y2gender: My LGBTQ Family