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Valentine's Gifts for the Lady in Your Life

Whether your sweetheart loves to travel and explore the outdoors or prefers a night in watching a movie or listening to music, here are 10 great gift ideas that will rock her Valentine’s Day.

Even The CIA Can't Keep Claire Danes Down: 'Homeland' Season 2

Claire Danes’ Carrie Mathison in Showtime’s riveting Emmy award-winning series, Homeland, returns for Season 2 a beaten woman.

Family Equality Council Celebrates Prop 8 Victory and Triumphs for LGBT Families

The timing of Family Equality Council’s Los Angeles Awards dinner on February 11, and the choice of star honoree Chad Griffin, could not have been more apropos, coinciding with a major victory on February 7 in the fight for marriage equality. Special guests and awards presenters included Modern Family stars Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson, the latter who performed a humorous tune about the joys of every day parenting.

Gay Girl's Gift Guide: Support LGBT-Friendly Businesses on Purple Sunday

All this hype about Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday got me thinking that the LGBT community should have its own shopping day, Purple Sunday -- a day when we buy goods and services from LGBT-friendly companies.

Families in the Desert Event Draws Out and Proud LGBT Families

Families headed by GLBT parents need to come out urged Family Equality Council Executive Director Jennifer Chrisler. The leader of the national organization that advocates for the rights of GLBT parents made the call to action during her State of the Movement address to attendees of the annual Families in the Desert conference of gay and lesbian parents, held in Indian Wells, Calif., September 31 – October 2.

Damages Season 3 DVD Available July 12

The third season of TV’s best legal drama, otherwise known as Damages, arrives on DVD July 12, to the delight of its fans. The three-disc set offers plenty more of the complex – and some might even argue sexually charged – relationship between cut-throat power attorney Patty Hewes (Glen Close) and former protégé Ellen Parson (Rose Byrne).

She Gets Around: Must-Haves For Gay Girls On The Go

Planning a pilgrimage to next year’s The Dinah, a spring break getaway, or got another business trip scheduled? Here’s a guide to gadgets and gear to help a girl stay connected and collected, whether she’s high flying in business class or gliding on cruise control.

Spread the Love this Valentine�s Day

Don’t want to get a box of candy that neither of you needs to eat, tired of boring flowers and too tired or broke to go out for a fancy dinner? Stay home, and show your girl how much you love her by treating her to a night of pampering this Valentine’s Day. Keep some of these gifts in mind while you're out shopping: Coochy Shave Crème, Heavenly Goddess Skinny Dip Scented Gift Set, and Kama Sutra Treasure of the Sea Bath Salts. Some stay-at-home gifts for the lesbian in your life.

All in the Family: Family Equality Council Honors Heroes in Fight for Social Justice

Jane Lynch summarized the theme of the annual awards dinner of Family Equality Council when she stated that we are all in this fight together. At the event, held last Saturday at the House of Blues in West Hollywood, Lynch presented an award to the plaintiffs in the Perry v. Schwarzenegger trial challenging Proposition 8. The recipients echoed Lynch’s remarks that marriage equality rights are intimately tied to the rights of LGBT families.

Gay Ski Week Round Up: The Gay Girls Guide to Fun in the Snow

Time to hit the snow, bunnies. Gay ski weeks are fast approaching at resorts across the U.S. and Canada, with new events popping up all over. Here's some info on where to hit the slopes for the best lesbian and gay ski weeks including Aspen, Stowe, Summit, Whistler, Telluride, Lake Tahoe and Mammoth.

Great Gifts for Gay Parents and Merry Kids

From gay-friendly companies that support all types of families, here are some great gifts for kids of all ages.

SheWired's Holiday Gift Guide for the Gay - or Straight - Girls in Your Life

It can be hard sometimes to please all the women in your life, but with this list of holiday gifts you’re sure to find something for every girl on your holiday shopping list, whether she’s naughty or nice.

Out with Mommy: Off to Palm Springs for a Playdate

Family Equality Council hosts annual Families in the Desert for GLBT parents and kids. This weekend my partner and I are headed to Palm Springs to part-tay, with sippy cups in hand. Our three-year-old son will be along too as we join an estimated 60 LGBT families October 8-10 for some wild LGBT family fun, including rubber ducky races and a wildlife show, all part of Families in the Desert, sponsored by the Family Equality Council.

Nurse Jackie � Is Our Favorite Addict in Denial About More than Drugs? We Wish!

Nurse Jackie has hit rock bottom, again, but she won’t go down.  The finale of Showtime’s second season of "Nurse Jackie" played out Monday night with pill-popping nurse Jackie Peyton (Edie Falco) confronted in an intervention by her bisexual BFF, Dr. Eleanor O’Hara (Eve Best), and Jackie’s devoted puppy-dog-eyed husband, Kevin (Dominic Fumusa).  Her response?  She locks herself in the bathroom looks in the mirror, laughs defiantly and scoffs, “Blow me!”

Two Moms, One Special Day: 30 Great Mother's Day Gifts and Giveaways

Mother's Day on May 9 is a doubly festive occasion for two-mom households. Not only do children get to show their love for their two moms, but moms get to show their appreciation to each other for as parenting partners. For the mom, or moms, in your life, show how much you care with one of these great gifts from companies that support our special families.

You Go Green Girl!

As Earth Day, April 22, approaches, it's time to green your life inside and out. Everyone knows about CFL light bulbs, low-flow showerheads and reusable grocery totes, but there's lots of other ways to green up your world. Here are 10 items for the home and personal care that can make your life greener, cleaner and healthier.

Telluride Gay Ski Week: Gay Biz Brings Boom to Old Gold Mining Town

More than 1000 attendees hit the powder February 20 to 27 for T-10, otherwise know as Telluride Gay Ski Week 2010to enjoy the nation’s top-ranked ski week, now in its seventh year.

Snow Bunnies Make Tracks to Telluride for Gay Ski Week

Lesbians grab your gear! Ski boys and babes are ready to hit the powder for the Telluride Gay Ski Week 2010 which kicks off February 20 and runs through February 27. Now in its seventh year, the nation’s top-ranked ski week promises to be bigger and better than ever before.

The Gay Girl Sweethearts' Valentine's Day Gift Guide

Flowers are great, but if you want to make your lover-girl feel extra special on Valentine’s Day, check out these gift ideas that are sure to make her sweet on you. We've got a variety of ideas for the lady in your life - from pampering products to jewelry, tech toys to sex toys, and all kinds of things between!

'Damages' Season 3: TV's Best Serial (Dyke) Drama

Glenn Close and Rose Byrne adorn billboards all over promoting the Damages season 3 premiere on January 25th. They ooze sex appeal, and what lesbian isn't drawn to the two complex, powerful women who make bad guys pay. There are interesting new characters, such as Lily Tomlin as Tobin’s wife and Martin Short as Tobin’s attorney, and there is an all-new plotline, but the winning formula of Damages remains intact.