2015 Father’s Day Brunch at The Abbey

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11:00 am – Brunch at The Abbey Join us for our annual Father’s Day Brunch at The Abbey in West Hollywood. Order from the all-you-can-eat buffet or order off of the menu. After brunch, bring the kids next door to play in West Hollywood Park! This is a celebratory event welcoming gay dads and their […]

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Parent’s Day Versus Mother’s and Father’s Day

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By Alexandra Temblador There are few holidays that can cause us to reflect on how diverse family structures are in America than Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. With these holidays just around the corner, it’s good to consider what these holidays symbolize in the lives of many children across the United States. For some, Mother’s […]

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I’m Not a Father So Stop Acknowledging Me On Father’s Day

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By Amber Leventry To all of the great dads out there, I hope you had a wonderful Father’s Day. I know some families without fathers celebrated moms or other guardians on Father’s Day even though they are not dads. They feel they play a role of both mother and father and they want to be […]

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Father’s Day Brunch at The Abbey

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Join The Abbey on June 15th for a Father’s Day Brunch! Brunch begins at 11am and wraps up around 1pm where everyone is then invited to walk over to the West Hollywood park for a free concert that begins right at 1pm cosponsored by The City of West Hollywood and RaiseAChildUS. There will be lots of fun activities […]

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My First Day as a Father

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By Rob Watson My “dad” instincts started when I was very young. My earliest memories are from age three. I believe a significant event kick-started the memory-recall part of my brain. It was the news that my mother was pregnant and I was going to become a big brother. I was going to have someone […]

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A Day For All Fathers. Even Dead Ones

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By: Laurenne Sala People with dead dads don’t usually love Fathers’ Day. It sort of says loudly, ‘Hey! Look at how everyone has a dad except you!’ However, since ads for toolboxes and necktie sales are blowing up, we might as well take the day to remember our dads and acknowledge them even if they’re […]

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