According to a new study published in the Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, same-sex parents raise kids just as happy and healthy as straight parents do. To read a layman’s version of the study, check out this article.
One more step toward reducing discrimination against same-sex parents.
*raises glass to science*
Earlier this week I went to my doctor to have an STD screening and I wanted to take the opportunity to encourage you all to do so too! It is so easy to schedule an appointment, and the testing process takes less than half an hour. It is especially important if you are sexually active, to be screened regularly.
Here are a few helpful links to learn more: Continue reading
Believe is or not, Pocahontas was one of my favorite movies as a kid 🙂 For a good laugh, check out Melissa McCarthy’s hilarious lip sync starting at 6:00.
Two Boys Kissing, a gay coming of age story by David Levithan, was a unique read.
The book’s most striking literary aspect was the interesting choice of perspective. This was the first book I ever read (well, listened to) that was written from the first-person plural perspective. The narrative comes from the collective voice of AIDS victims as they observe the interactions and struggles of Continue reading
Just a friendly reminder to get out there and make your voice heard today! If you live in Wisconsin, go exercise those civic duty muscles.
Polls are open until 8 PM. To find your polling location, click here. Wisconsin allows for same day voter registration; just be sure to bring a photo ID and proof of residency (pay stub, bill, etc. with your address on it) to your polling location.
God, I love democracy 🙂
I am now safely back home in Wisconsin’s wintry grasp *RIP sunny, warm weather😢* But before I let today’s unwelcome snowstorm get me down, I thought I might share a few more pictures from my time in Mexico.
While visiting the cenotes Continue reading