2×09 Raising Girls

2×09 Raising Girls

Do hospitals really give seminars to gay dads on how to clean a vagina when they have a newborn girl? We had to check out this myth and other girl-related issues in a two-dad house hold. We brought on Eli and Ido, a NYC couple with two girls to discuss gay dads raising girls in […]

Single Gay Dad Dating Guide

Single Gay Dad Dating Guide

Stefan Simonovic* These days, being a single parent is a difficult challenge, however, being a single gay parent is something not a lot of people can manage. Gay dads are facing a lot of problems on a daily basis. They are being discriminated and harassed for having a different sexual orientation. Also, a lot of […]

Daddy Squared: Season 2 Listen and Subscribe Here!

Daddy Squared: Season 2 Listen and Subscribe Here!

Welcome to Daddy Squared: The Gay Dads Podcast! Husbands and dads Yan Dekel and Alex Maghen bring out issues that arise in the gay dads community as they discover the world of parenthood.  Click to subscribe to the podcast: And please, please please! Rate and review us!Send us an email 2.14 Daddy Squared Movie Awards! […]

2×08 Father’s Day Episode

2×08 Father’s Day Episode

It’s Father’s Day and it would be pretty bizarre if Daddy Squared, the Gay Dad’s Podcast, decided to cover China Trade Tariffs or something instead of doing a Father’s Day Special Episode. Usually, we bring on an expert for our topic. Today is no different except that this time we had the ultimate experts in […]

Gay Divas: Download The Coloring Book

Gay Divas: Download The Coloring Book

A little something to do while you’re stuck at home: As a token of gratitude to all the dads in the world (and guncles, never forget the guncles!), we have worked on this awesome coloring book of gay icons, so that your kids can do their art AND also learn critical Divas 101 along the […]

Long Island and Queens: Gay Dads’ Community with The LGBT Network

Long Island and Queens: Gay Dads’ Community with The LGBT Network

One of our goals at Daddy Squared is to help create communities for gay dads and prospective dads. The LGBT Network has been doing exactly that in Long Island and Queens for seven years now. With an amazing number and variety of events for LGBTQ families, and with constant care for the prospective dad community, […]

2×07 Dad Shaming

2×07 Dad Shaming

Almost every dad has suffered some unwanted criticism either on social media or in real life, from people who ‘know better’ about parenting. Dad shaming is a thing, parents tend to judge other parents, and it manifests itself both on social media and in real life, making dads just feel awful about themselves. As a […]

Is This The End of ‘Twiblings’ Era? Surrogacy Agencies Advise Against Twin Pregnancies

Is This The End of ‘Twiblings’ Era? Surrogacy Agencies Advise Against Twin Pregnancies

Over the past few months we’ve been hearing stories from gay dads, especially from outside of the U.S., about the difficulty in finding a surrogacy agency that agrees to help with a ‘twiblings’ pregnancy (twins from same egg donor, but sperm provided by one of each). We tried to figure out why this is happening, […]

2×06 The Pride Episode

2×06 The Pride Episode

What is Pride? As Pride Month approaches, we wanted to take a look at pride, maybe a little more from the parenting perspective: how can we instill self-pride in our kids – pride for our kids in who they are and in where they come from? We turned to Ariel Foxman, a writer, a journalist […]

2×05 Transgender Kids

2×05 Transgender Kids

Here’s a fact: gay parents are much more attentive to their kids’ gender expressions than heterosexual parents. Just from the nature of growing up different, sometimes in an unwelcoming environment, we don’t want our kids to suffer the emotional pain that we went through. This is a partial explanation for an amazing growing phenomenon, where […]