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First Assignment!

I am currently approaching the assignment deadline for my first assignment, 15th December.

It is a Briefing Paper, on family policy in the UK. My topic same sex parents and how they do not receive enough support from policy, and therefore this may have significant effects on the kids, in the way of experiences of bullying and prejudice. 168 more words

Student Life

Musings of a same-sex mother

Ever since I was a child myself I knew that one day I would be a mother. In the same way that many people instinctively know that they do not want children, I instinctively knew that it was something I would do. 990 more words

Lesbian Mums

Submission re Queensland Adoption and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016

The Queensland Labor Government has proposed legislation to finally allow adoption by same-sex couples in that state. The Adoption and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016 is currently being considered by a Parliamentary Committee, before being debated and voted upon later in 2016. 875 more words


That first kick!

So let’s go back a little, last Wednesday in fact. We were on holidays and Carla had been feeling a lot of kicks. I decided to put my hand on her belly, just in case. 151 more words

Same-sex Parents

You know you're a Mummy when...

So obviously you know you’re a Mummy when a tiny person comes shooting out of there. Believe me if anything is going to shock you into realisation it’ll be that. 747 more words


Touring a birth unit

Tonight we got to tour the birth unit at the hospital we plan to have bub at. The birthing room was a lot bigger than we thought it would be. 219 more words

Same-sex Parents

Baby Talk

Last month, Kate and I spent two weeks vacationing in Nova Scotia. We saw an impressive number of my relatives in that time span, including a couple of babies. 964 more words