This year, we launched a new video series called Hey Dads Gay Dads with the help of Tom Bourdon. Tom spoke to families across America and in Australia, too, and asked them to share everything from the best part of being a dad, to recalling the moment they first learned they were going to be father, to the ickiest moment they've experienced as a parent.
Enjoy these 5 videos of hilarious and moving recollections from gay dads in our community.
We Ask Gay Dads: What is the BEST Part of Being a Dad?
No matter who you are or how you identify, being a dad is a complex job! In honor of Father's Day and Pride Month, Tom Bourdon asks dads the question: What is the BEST part of being a dad?
Dads, What's the Ickiest Thing You've Had to Do as a Parent?
From poop explosions and throw-up, to getting creative with the clean-up, we've experienced our fair share of gross. Watch these gay dads recount some of their "ickiest" moments. What's yours?
Gay Men Tell Us About the Time They First Realized They Were Going to Be a Dad
Do you remember that moment when you found out you were officially going to be a parent? Do you imagine what that experience will be like when it finally happens for you? Hey Dads Gay Dads takes an authentic look into that surreal moment in time when various gay men found out they were going to be fathers.
What Have You Learned About Yourself Since Becoming a Parent?
This is the first video in the new series, Hey Dads Gay Dads, which takes a fun and authentic look into the lives and realities of gay dads, while also highlighting some of the many awesome dads in our community.
Top Gun Pilot Reaches New Heights as an Out & Proud Gay Dad
Check out this awesome Hey Dads Gay Dads interview with gay dad and former Top Gun & Blue Angels pilot Mark Dunleavy to hear why he says, "Don't let people tell you 'no' just because you're gay; those days are gone."
Mark talks to Tom Bourdon about being raised in a Catholic military family, graduating from the Naval Academy and Top Gun, being part of the Navy flight demonstration team Blue Angels, serving in the military under Don't Ask Don't Tell, and now living life as an out and proud husband and gay dad!