By Alex Temblador If you hadn’t heard, The Next Family’s family — Brandy Black, Susan Howard, and their three kids — were in an awesome Airbnb commercial. For those following The Next Family on their YouTube channel, you may have seen some footage surrounding the Airbnb commercial, such as the moms and kids going for […]
By Brandy Black In our ongoing weekly video series, Susan and I have a fight after going to the beach with our kids. If you would like to watch more of this video series, check out our YouTube channel.
By Brandy Black Each year we go to our local children’s museum, Kidspace and get caterpillars for the kids. We hope and pray that we can keep them all alive so that the children can watch them become butterflies and release them into the world. My wife also gets a batch for all of our […]
By: Amber Leventry My twins and I sat on the porch the other day and chatted. There were about five different topics running at once and I was volleying between each as I sat in the middle of two very curious and talkative toddlers spewing random thoughts and questions. Before I could reply to one […]
Amber and her wife face the reality that their son may be transgender. But in this touching blog, it is their son’s sister that knows just the right thing to say.
In their newest YouTube video, Brandy and Susan of The Next Family discuss the anti-trans bathroom laws in the U.S. and the fear mongering and hate that has arisen from it. They discuss a few of the arguments that people have made for anti-trans bathroom laws and the tactics used by certain groups to promote […]
The Next Family: How did you start your family? Lynn: We started our family – the journey -in 2003. My wife Christin and I decided that I would be the one to carry the pregnancy. I wanted to be pregnant. She had no desire. It was a very easy decision! With our son, Kyan, I […]
By Brandy Black It has been one year since I have taken my wife and kids on a video journey to share our family story with YouTube and our readers. There weren’t that many families like ours in the YouTube space and we thought it would be an opportunity to help share and normalize LGBT […]
By: Amber Leventry My daughter, Eva, and her classmates worked hard last week to prepare for this year’s Mother’s Day breakfast. Since Eva has two mamas, I imagine she worked twice as hard; it totally paid off. My partner became teary when she found two homemade placemats sitting side by side, with two small bouquets […]
In celebration of Mother’s Day, we talked to two moms that are celebrating for the first time this year with their newborn baby. TNF: How does it feel to finally be a mom? Christina: We LOVE it! Yes, every night is a sleepless night but she is worth it. TNF: Did you and your wife […]