Watch: Papa Ryan and Daddy Matt Talk Hair

Chicago couple Matt and Ryan are proud and loving dads to twins Caden and Declan. We first introduced the family on Gays With Kids in 2015, and we've been fans ever since.


At our request, the dads made this video to share how they became educated on how best to take care of their African American children's hair.

We look forward to future videos the dads create for us to address issues big and small related to raising a transracial family.

If you're one of the many gay dads whose family is affected by issues of culture, class and race, we hope you'll read "Conversations About Race in Transracial Gay Dad Families," our first feature article on this important subject.

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