Dia de los Muertos


Dia De Los Muertos, also known as the Day of the Dead, is a day to honor and remember lost loved ones by celebrating their lives. Join the festivities with a kid-friendly twist. Create calaveras masks, drawings of loved ones, and paper flower and monarch butterfly rings to represent returning spirits. Dance to traditional Mariachi […]

Why Perez Hilton’s Shower Photo with Son Shouldn’t Be Controversial

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By Alex Temblador Gay celebrity star and blogger, Perez Hilton might not be everyone’s favorite. He’s been known to out celebrities, isn’t always ‘tactful’ in his words or blog, “ignores” his celebrity friends’ racist or homophobic statements, and has been sued numerous times for leaking inappropriate photos of celebrities or for copyright violations. And now […]

Trans Model Could Be 1st UK Woman to Be Biological & Adoptive Parent of Child


By Alex Temblador British trans woman Fay Purdham recently launched a Go Fund Me page to can raise enough money to hire a surrogate to carry her child. Before her transition began at age 16, Fay froze her sperm in hopes of one day having a biological child. If she can raise the money and hire […]

Spotlight Series: Two Moms Miriam and Amber

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The Next Family: How did you start your family? Miriam:  When I was young I always told myself that I didn’t want to have kids, but in 2010, all of a sudden I got that feeling that I wanted to be a mom no matter what.  Axel was born on February 6, 2011. The Next Family: […]

Kinderfest at Huntington Beach


Our Kinderfest celebrations, held each Sunday from 2pm -7:30pm, starts September 13th thru November 1st, are a great way for the whole family to celebrate Oktoberfest. With all the same great bands, German Oom Pah Pah music, German food, German Beer and our hugely popular Wiener Dog races, it’s a great family day. The kids […]

Family Day: Community Studio at Hammer Museum

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Family Day: Community Studio is a celebration of the discoveries, risk taking, and creative problem solving that take place in an artist’s studio. Whether you are making art to have fun, express yourself, or make a difference in the world, art is all about experimentation. The Hammer Museum invites the Los Angeles community to experiment […]

Noah’s Ark at Skirball


Make plans today to visit Noah’s Ark at the Skirball™, the permanent, award-winning children’s and family destination that’s the talk of the town! Play, climb, build, explore, make believe, and make friends–all while exploring a floor-to-ceiling wooden ark, filled to the rafters with whimsical animals. Share in a timeless story–and together envision a better world. […]

A Gay Dad Looks At Himself And Wonders If This Is What Depression Looks Like.


By Henry Amador So in February of this year I took a nasty spill on the tiny remaining bits of ice that lingered on our front steps. That day is still so vivid in my mind, the fall, the pain that shot through my arm and the look on my little boy’s face as he […]