LGBT Archives -

An Introduction to Adoption for LGBTQ+ Parents (which is no different to opposite sex parents!)

Adoption for people in same sex relationships has been legal since 2002. It has taken a long time for it to be fully embraced but, as things stand, the LGBTQ+ community have more rights than they ever have had. There is no difference between what is expected of opposite sex couples and same sex couples

The Vuelio Online Influencer Awards & What It Means for Bloggers Like Us.

Last week we attended the Vuelio Online Influencer Awards in London – a prestigious event for the blogging and ‘Influencer’ industry; recognising those who are leading by example. This was my second time attending the event, and Sharon’s first, however this year it was a whole new experience as we were nominated for an award.

So, You Want To Make a Baby via At-Home Insemination?

Making a baby as a lesbian couple is a minefield. There are no ‘early nights’ when it comes to trying, and sperm comes at a premium. Every couple will have their own hurdles, whether it’s money or who wants to conceive, but either way, it’s important that you educate yourself on this incredibly important journey

Why Weddings Are Totally Different For Same-Sex Couples

The purpose of a wedding is to demonstrate publicly that two people have committed to becoming partners for life. They will stand by each other, no matter what the circumstances of their lives – or that’s the theory at least. Weddings are tricky enough for heterosexual couples, but there are things that only same-sex couples

LGBT History Month: Featured Family: The Sharon Moms

In our final post for LGBT History Month, we share a story from Brit & Sydney from The Sharon Moms about religion and their sexuality – something that doesn’t often feature on this blog! This is a fascinating story and I am honoured to share it for LGBT History Month. If you would like to

LGBT History Month: Featured Family: Amelia’s 2 Mummies

In our penultimate post for LGBT History Month, we’re featuring Rebecca and Kelly from ‘Amelia’s 2 Mummies‘ – a UK-based, two-mum, family who write about life with their daughter Amelia. Similar to us, they started their conception journey only, however things quickly changed when they found out their donor was a lot closer than they