Tender Moments: The Best Instagram Photos of Gay Dads Cuddling and Sleeping With Their Kids

The collection of gay dad family photos on our Instagram page is growing daily. We've noticed that some of the most touching photos are of gay dads cuddling and sleeping with their children. We put together our favorites. Enjoy!

New gay dad Mo Brady from New York snaps a beautiful selfie as he relaxes with his son.


Huge congrats to new dads Mo and Justin! We love this adorable photo - thanks for sharing it with us @mo_brady!

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Another new gay dad, Salim from Deer Park, Texas, introduces his precious son to the world!

Big congrats to gay dad @salimlovinglife on the birth of your adorable son! Thanks for sharing your beautiful photo with us! A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

Sammy and Simon from England share their adorably sleepy photo.


Thanks gay dad Sammy for sharing a treasured moment with us! We love this photo! @sammy2204 A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

Seth and his newborn daughter, from Los Angeles, take a moment to cuddle and relax.

Seth and Doug recently expanded their family of three with a newborn, Philomena James. See the photos documenting the day this beautiful little girl was born by clicking the link in our bio! A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

Gay dads Clint and Jacob from Houston, Texas, get ready to say “Goodnight" with their very cute daughter.


#GayDadWednesday: Goodnight world! From Papa Jacob, Dani and Daddy Clint. Follow gay dad family Clint, Jacob and daughter Danica on a typical day by clicking the link in our profile.

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We love this photo of gay dad Sam, from Nashville, Tennessee, sleeping soundly next to his son.

We love this photo of gay dad Sam enjoying morning snuggles with his son! Thanks for sharing your precious moment with us @sameasley! A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

From Florida, Mark and his daughter cuddle as they rest together.


Gay dad Rob captured a heartwarming moment between his husband, Mark, and their sleeping daughter. Thanks for sharing such a beautiful photo with us, dads! A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

Gay dad Ido from New York is ready for the day after his daughter whispers, “I love you."

#GayDadWednesday: Abba Ido wakes up early with his adorable daughter! Click the link in our profile to see what this family gets up to today! Photo Diary of Eli, Ido, Milo and Demi. #GayDads #TwoDads #GaysWithKids @dr.elibt @bendettaicher A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

From Nashville, Tennessee, Kyle's husband captures a moment between a dad and a son as they sleep soundly.


We love reposting your special moments with your kids! See this beautiful photo of gay dad Kyle with his son. ❤️

A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

From Belgium, gay dad Nekemba takes a moment to rest his eyes with his baby boy.

We love this photo of gay dad Nekembaa resting with his adorable son! Thanks for sharing your sweet moment with us @nkbaa!

A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

Manuel from Los Angeles cuddles with his son before it's bedtime.

#GayDadWednesday: One last cuddle for Papa Manuel and Mason before bedtime. Goodnight! A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

In Portland, Maine, Stephen and his daughter share a tender moment.


In a deeply personal post, #TransDad writer Stephen Stratton opens up about his daughter's epic meltdowns and how they affect him. Read his latest post by clicking the link in our profile. A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

After a long day, we can't think of anything better than having a quiet moment with our kids, like gay dad Ryan from Chicago, Illinois, in the photo below.

Papa Ryan takes a well-deserved rest with his little one after all the birthday festivities. A photo posted by Gays With Kids (@gays_with_kids) on

Thanks to all the dads who share their beautiful family photos with us! Click here to download a stunning PDF of our most popular Instagram photos of 2015!

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