Weekend Roundup: Embrace Your Inner Superhero

Tomorrow---Friday April 28th---is National Superhero Day! Not all of us can be Teen Wolf (that's probably a job best left to dad-to-be Colton Haynes!) and it may be harder than it looks to pull off a red cape. But we still believe there is something just a little bit super-human about all of us. Check out our roundup this week!

My Family Builders

Sometimes it takes superhuman strength to find toys reflective of our diverse families. That's why we love the stacking toys at My Family Builders! Kids can explore and create their own diverse, beautiful families of all shapes, sizes, and colors. And check out these other cool toys for our families!



Send us Your Superhero Pics!

National Superhero Day is tomorrow, but it's not too late to send us your superhero pics! So dust off those old Halloween costumes, snap a photo, and then send them faster than a speeding train to dads@gayswithkids.com.



 Gay Dads on HBO's Big Little Lies

Holy déjà vu Batman! Did those gay dads on HBO's Big Little Lies look familiar? They should have! Actors Larry Sullivan and David Monahan previously starred with their son in this sweet Cambell's soup ad.



 Shazam! Your Son's Hair is...Blue?

What to do when your 6-year-old son wants a blue hairdo? Stay-at-home-dad Frank Lowe said yes! He was never allowed to experiment with his "look" as a kid, so he was thrilled with the idea. Check out the pics in the post. We think he looks great!


Is Teen Wolf Star Having a Pup?

Everyone's favorite supernatural heartthrob Colton Hayes has been teasing fans on Instagram for weeks about his status as a soon-to-be. So here are our top 5 reasons why we're sure he and hubby Jeff Leatham will make awesome fathers!




Next Week... We're Playing the Name Game!

name gameAre you "Dad?" Is your husband "Papa?" Did you come up with a unique name that's fitting for you and your family? Whatever you settled on, every new gay dad plays this name game. We want to hear about it! Send us a quick note on how you came up with your names to: dads@gayswithkids.com

Miss last week's roundup? Read it here.


Posted by Chris Phillips

Chris is a new dad living in Brooklyn with his husband and infant son. Chris became a dad through an amazing and strong open adoption. After bath time and bedtime, Chris likes to read novels by gay authors and perfect his banana bread game. Chris's favorite hashtag is #lovewins.

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