In honor of Pride Month, Heather and Brittany we are celebrating lesbian motherhood by talking to Justine and Candice. Justine and Candice share their journey to motherhood, some challenges their family has faced simply for being different, and that there are more commonalities in the motherhood experience than differences, no matter what your partnership looks like.
ABOUT Justine and Candice
Justine and Candice Cabanilla are a same sex lesbian couple that have been married 7 years and are navigating life raising their 6 year old son and running a baking business together.
WHAT TO LISTEN FOR: celebrating lesbian motherhood
- Justine and Candice’s path to motherhood
- How their family is received in the community
- Ways you can show your support for families like theirs
- Why overturning Roe v. Wade presents a threat to same sex marriage
THINGS WE MENTION: Celebrating lesbian motherhood
- Justine mentioned her involvement with the Move On organization
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We’ve all had Okayest Mom Moments. Those moments in motherhood that make you pause and whisper “WTF?” under your breath. Those moments that are so unique to motherhood that if you don’t laugh, you might cry. These stories are meant to reassure you that no one is doing motherhood perfectly, and that there is beauty in the imperfection.We’d love to feature yours on the podcast! Leave us a message at (916) 778-0545, or email us at [email protected].
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