Same sex couples are getting legally married or sharing lives together and having children with outstanding success. Some of the most loving couples of the decade are same sex and have become role models for everyone looking for a great relationship. Their romantic stories and fantastic lives provide a model for everyone looking for love. Let’s explore the life and times of five famous same sex couples and their stories to find out how they do it and what we can learn from their victories.
Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka
When it comes to lgbt parenting, Neil Patrick Harris and David Burka are always one of the first couples that come to mind. These fathers of twins officially got married in Italy in 2014, shortly after the gay marriage equality bill passed in New York in 2011. While they were secretly engaged for years, they formally announced their union on Twitter once gay marriage was passed. Today, they share an enviable life and family together, creating a model for anyone who wants the perfect relationship.
Elton John and David Furnish
Another couple everyone recognizes immediately is Elton John and David Furnish, who are dedicated to showing their children love. The famous couple has two twin boys named Zachary and Eliza. Despite being born into money, the dynamic duo focuses on raising their children to respect work and be down to earth. With a focus on love and sharing, the family shows the beauty of same sex marriage and families and how they raise children who a ready to make a difference in the world.
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi were well-known before becoming a couple. These two top talents tied the knot in August 2008 in their Los Angeles home and shared a love everyone recognizes. The couple has decided not to have children and spend their time living, laughing, and loving each other while entertaining the world. Their freedom and love inspire couples to tie the knot and share their lives.
Ricky Martin and Jwan Yosef
Ricky Martin and Jwan Yosef are an attractive couple everyone instantly recognizes and admires. When Ricky made an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres show in 2016, the “Livin’ La Vida Loca” singer announced his engagement to Jwan. He took out a velvet pouch and told his significant other he got him something. Together the couple share four children, including twins named Valentino and Matteo, a daughter named Lucia, and a son named Renn.
Cynthia Nixon and Christine Marinoni
Few people can dispute that one of the most famous same sex couples is Cynthia Nixon, of “Sex and the City” fame, and Christine Marinoni. In 2009, the couple got engaged during a rally in New York supporting gay marriage. They waited a long time to tie the knot, and finally exchanged vows in 2012. The mothers share a son named Max, and Nixon is the mother of two from a previous relationship. Together they share three children and amazing life experiences.
The beautifully inspiring stories of same sex couples warm hearts and make everyone feel hopeful about finding the love of their life. With families and successful careers, these amazing couples are models for all of us. When we think of their accomplishments and enduring love, it brings joy and hope for the future.