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News is in that Sir Ninian Stephen, former Governor-General of Australia, has died aged 94.

On reading accounts of his rather unusual early life, I like to think, or at least hope, that he voted yes in the current postal survey, health permitting.

Foster parents: Two dads redefining the meaning of family - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

When John Guthrie and Dennis Cash announced their plan to foster teenagers almost 20 years ago their friends thought they had rocks in their head. 15 more words

Marriage Equality

Token Family

Coming out is a tough thing. There is often a lot of build up, thousands of scenarios made up in your head and hopefully a giant much ado about nothing. 582 more words

Egg retrieval day

In the whole 13 days of stims and 2 days of taking my trigger, I had zero side effects. This is pretty normal for me- I respond well to every medication I’ve ever taken. 1,206 more words


Injections, injections, and more injections!

After being on birth control pills for a few weeks, we started our IVF cycle on July 5th, 2017. Since my wife would be doing the transfer, she started first with daily Lupron injections to stop her from ovulating- allowing us to have control over her cycle. 661 more words


Getting started at the clinic

It was the middle of May 2017 when we decided we were going to start our reciprocal IVF journey… ASAP! Until that point, we’d planned to start in the summer of 2018, to hopefully have a child around the time I graduate college in spring 2019. 832 more words


How to conceive??

Before we met, my wife and I had always known that we wanted children. And we knew that we were going to end up partnered with another woman. 367 more words