Jennifer Berney

Jennifer Berney is a writer, teacher, and parent based in Olympia, Washington. Her forthcoming book, The Other Mothers, tells the story of her journey to parenthood and the obstacles she faced navigating the fertility industry as a queer woman.

Jennifer Berney


The Epic Child Custody Battle That Shaped Same-Sex Parenting Forever

Filmmaker Ry Russo-Young on making a documentary with and about her own family.


My Dream Was Always To Be A Stay-At-Home Dad

I live a very exciting life, but I’ve never been more excited about anything than I am to meet my baby.

There Was No Easy Way To Make My Wife The Second Parent Of Our Baby

An excerpt from Jennifer Berney's new memoir, 'The Other Mothers'