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Summertime: How to Continue Speech & Language Skills #BHSM

School is finally out for summer – my girls couldn’t be more excited about it! We’ve got quite a few…

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Autism, Down Syndrome and Communication Issues #BHSM

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) courtesy of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. And while I’ve talked quite a bit about…

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How to Identify Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Kids #BHSM

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) courtesy of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and as a parent to a child with special…

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Molly’s Story: Better Hearing and Speech Month #BSHM

Did you know that May is Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) courtesy of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)? It’s not…

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Books of Hope for Moms – A Down Syndrome Diagnosis

When Molly was born a little over three years ago, we were shocked to learn that she was diagnosed with…

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Changes for Disney’s Guest Assistance Cards #disney #specialneeds

As a mom to a child with Down syndome, we are seasonal passholders at Walt Disney World and are fortunate…

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A Mother’s Plea for People First Language #downsyndrome #WDSD2013

There have been so many positive stories in the news lately surrounding Down syndrome – from Tim’s Place, the restaurant…

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Spread the Word to End the Word – March 6th #rword #downsyndrome

Today is Spread the Word to End the Word Awareness Day. I invite you to join me in taking the…

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Riding A Bike Isn’t So Easy…. #DownSyndrome #SpecialNeeds

In the last few weeks, Molly has taken a great interest in her big sister bike. She loves watching her…

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Caring Santa Coming To A Mall Near You! #SpecialNeeds #DownSyndrome

Over the weekend, I was so excited to receive news from AbilityPath.org  letting me know that a Caring Santa would…