Steve Grand, an out singer, has released a new YouTube video for the holiday season and we are in love! It features him singing the classic, “All I want for Christmas is You,” while playing the piano. The video also features he and his co-star who play a loving couple decorating their home for the […]
By Shannon Ralph My wife and I recently broke down and told our children the “truth” about Santa Claus. Our oldest son will be 13 next month. He stands 5’10 and is sporting a baby mustache. Our twins are nine years old. The reason we decided to tell our children the truth about Old St. […]
By Brandy Black It has been another incredible year at The Next Family for which we have much to be grateful. It is astounding to stand back and marvel at the many changes from this year alone, and how rapidly modern parents and families of all kinds are being embraced. I have the best […]
By Alex Temblador Systeme U, a retail corporation, created a wonderful ad about their U Supermarket Christmas catalog and it has many parents in smiles. The ad is called #GenderfreeChristmas and features a group of French children who begin the video by sharing the differences between boys and girls. Some children note that girls like pink […]
The Next Family just reached 2,000+ subscribers on YouTube, so in honor of that, we are vlogging for 7 days straight in what will be called: Vlogmas! Vlogmas has already begun with its first video and will feature 6 more. Brandy Black, editor-in-chief, and her family are in Mammoth for the Christmas holidays, so watch […]
A same-sex version of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Clause,” is not just great because it features a same-sex couple but because it features a same-sex family in a holiday video–something that rarely been done. Danielle LoPresti and Alicia Champion were searching the internet for a same-sex family holiday video and couldn’t find one, so […]
By Brandy Black Here is another episode of our Two Moms, Three Kids series on YouTube. Music By Susan Howard If you would like to watch more of our YouTube videos, subscribe to our channel and Happy Holidays.
Celebrate the holiday at the Skirball Cultural Center’s Hanukkah Family Festival, featuring live music, performances, and art activities that point to the light and courage in each of us. Families of all backgrounds welcome!
By Alex Temblador Nordstrom just released a new holiday ad called, “The Homecoming,” that features a gay couple. After one man returns home from what seems to be time away, he shares a kiss and embrace with his loved one. Of course, we can’t forget the hug he gives to his adorable dog! LGBTQ Nation […]
By: Shannon Ralph 1. Awkward Family Photos 2016 Day-to-Day Calendar What better way to combat the torment of spending the holidays with your family than to giggle at the expense of other poor souls subjected to painfully awkward family encounters? 2. The Official BS Button Call bullshit on your teen when he starts to think […]