Often, a unique, harmonious sort of relationship ensues, one at the vanguard of our modern idea of "family."
Being a same-sex parent means dealing with a barrage of unexpected questions and remarks from others. We collected gems from couples across the country.
Because I birthed our baby, society sees me as the "mom" and her as my "sidekick." But she's the mother I've always dreamed my son could have.
A contentious divorce in Tennessee has become a political battleground after conservatives filed a motion supporting the denial of custody rights to one of the mothers.