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Keesha’s South African Adventure—a preschool teacher’s review and experience with students

Here at My Family! we're thrilled every time someone leaves us a review online or tells their friends about us. But every now and then we get feedback that is so incredible that it blows our minds. The detailed review below is an example of one of those instances. In it, an NY pre-school teacher shares her experience with our latest release Keesha's South African Adventure and what it meant when she used it as a part of her curriculum. All we can say is thank you, Thank You, THANK YOU for sharing this with us!     Keesha’s South African Adventure by...

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10 Ways to Inspire Children to Read More

We all know the importance of encouraging our children to focus more on book-time and less on screen-time, but this becomes an increasingly harder task as our age of technology progresses. Sometimes letting the tablet do all the entertaining just seems easier. But remember all of those Dr. Seuss books that helped shape your childhood? They existed so successfully for a reason. Reading is important for children, regardless of what era you find yours growing up in. It stimulates their imagination and helps them grow into people who respect and understand the world around us. It also helps them develop...

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GIVEAWAY: Family Pride Match Game!

No purchase necessary and just in time for Pride Season! Here’s your chance to win a one of a kind game that highlights the beautiful diversity in ALL families! Five winners will be chosen at random on June 5, 2017. CLICK HERE TO ENTER TODAY - IT'S FREE AND EASY!!! About the Family Pride Match Game: Educational Kids Memory Game – Perfect for Brain Development – Excellent Teaching Tool! Great for Children or Seniors! Features LGBT Families and More – Lots of Diversity (Two Moms, Two Dads, Mom & Dad, etc)! Sharpens Recognition and Memory skills – Fun to Play! 33 Pairs...

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The Age of Parenting Equality is Still Not Today

In New York in 2014, two moms did exactly what many other same sex parents had done for years: they applied for a second parent adoption. But when Judge Margarita Torres refused to grant the second parent adoption—arguing that marriage equality rendered it unnecessary since both spouses were clearly parents—the women were baffled. Some advocates for parenting and marriage equality agreed with the judge and cheered the decision while others worried that it wasn’t so clear cut. What if the women eventually moved to another state that didn’t recognize their union? After all, this was before federal marriage equality. The...

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Video: Cheril and Monica discuss some of the challenges they faced when starting My Family! (LGBT children’s books, games and more)

Below is another short video that gives more insight into the building of this company. We are really grateful for how far we've come and thankful for all who continue to support the vision of the company for the LGBT community and its allies. We have so many more exciting things coming over the next year! The main topics covered in this video are: Trying to survive while being underfunded Lack of (initial) support from the very community we were trying to serve More info about our two new products: Family Pride Match Game and Keesha's South African Adventure Stay tuned for...

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Keesha & Her Two Moms go to South Africa – Video Promo

Check out this new video promo that lets you see more of the interior pages of our latest publication, Keesha's South African Adventure. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HaOGO8KCcjA   There's still time to get this book before Christmas if you order soon! You can purchase it directly from us or on Amazon.com. Both options allow free shipping (Prime members only if you buy from Amazon.)

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Keesha’s South African Adventure is back in stock!

The second product we're thrilled to announce is back in stock before the holidays is our vibrant new children's book Keesha's South African Adventure. This is an exciting new story that is also one of a kind  - a two mom family taking their little girl on the vacation of a lifetime - and we cannot wait for you to read it! Check out some customer reviews below.      You can order your copy now by visiting Amazon.com. If you have a Prime membership, you can get it with free shipping. The game is also available for sale on the...

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