#GayDadWednesday: Photo Diary of Johnny, Henry, Kiyoshi and Atticus

In this week's #GayDadWednesday, gay dads Johnny, 36, and Henry, 28, introduce us to their family and bring us along for their son Atticus' first birthday party! Johnny and Henry met nine years ago through a mutual friend and created their family through adoption. This two-dad family lives in Miami, Florida. We'll let Johnny take it from here:

"Hey everyone! My name is Johnny and I present to you my amazing family! My hubby Henry and I have been together for 9 years and we started our family three years ago. We adopted our kids from within the United States because we believe that there are so many kids in the system here that it wouldn’t seem right to go out of the country. It was an amazing experience. We adopted both our boys as babies and have had the privilege to live through their milestones. Kiyoshi has a cool ass personality for a 3½-year-old. He has swag for days and is just a really smart and loving boy. Atticus is a 1-year-old tough guy. He's very independent and likes to cuddle but he's definitely independent. He has dimples to die for and is also very smart. This little man repeats words or attempts to already. We are a Disney family and spend as much time as we can there. My kids are obsessed with Mickey Mouse and what can I say ... I am blessed to have such an amazing family! And like I always say ... #GayDadsRock" - Johnny.


8:00 a.m.

Good morning silliness for Daddy Johnny and Kiyoshi!

It is time for Daddy Johnny and Papi Henry to wake up Atticus!

11:30 a.m.

The birthday party set up before everyone attacks the goodies

12:00 p.m.

When the guests start arriving, the first photo opportunity for Atticus is with his godparents, Sara and Kenny.

12:45 p.m.

Daddy Johnny and his mom, Atticus’ grandma

1:35 p.m.

Dr. Seuss party game time

3:00 p.m.

Family photo before Atticus blows out his birthday candle

6:15 p.m.

Dinnertime: Pass the vegetables after eating all that yummy cake!

7:45 p.m.

The after-party starts to kick off ... Goodnight!

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