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10 Mother's Day Cards That Celebrate LGBT and Alternative Families

Chelsea Roff

Mother's Day is right around the corner, and 'tis the season for greeting cards. According to the 2010 census, 80% of households in the US do not reflect the traditional nuclear family norm - with 2 heterosexual parents and their 2 biological kids. The Strong Families Initiative invited 17 artists to create a series of e-cards designed to highlight the moms Hallmark usually tends to skim over - queer moms, low-income moms, young moms, immigrant moms, single moms, & incarcerated moms. Beautiful!

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