“I truly love my family, and it’s the best situation I’ve ever been in,” Wanda said.
“Alex is taking care of everything that goes in, and I handle everything that comes out,” Wanda joked.Though their schedules are tight, this cute lesbian couple always carves out time to spend together.“Walking down the red carpet holding my girlfriend’s hand is pretty special,” Ellen said.“It’s pretty awesome.” In 2013, comedian Tig Notaro fell for her straight friend Stephanie Allynne while shooting a Netflix documentary called “Tig,” and in a surprising turn of events, Stephanie returned her affection.“It was just fate, to be honest with you,” she said of that moment.
Today, they’re happily married and raising twins, Lucas Claude and Olivia Lou.It all unfolded gradually on camera as a close friendship became something more.“I was falling in love with her,” Stephanie recalled, “and I didn’t know how to identify it because I thought I was straight.” The pair felt comfortable teasing each other from the get-go, never taking offense to any joke.“Del would leave her shoes in the middle of the room, and I’d throw them out the window.” When Wanda Sykes came out at a Las Vegas Proposition 8 rally in 2008, she said she felt like a unicorn — a lesbian of color.Then in 2009 when she became a mom with her wife Alex Sykes, she found her place.Couples were kissing and crying and racing to the courthouse to tie the knot, some after spending decades in unrecognized relationships. Many activists and advocates paved the way for that historic day, and it was a testament to their courage that the U. As more celebs come out and start families, the media is flooded with cute lesbian couples who show people that love is love, and it’s really as simple as that.