Posts Filed Under Down Syndrome

Understanding the Preferred Language of Down Syndrome #downsyndrome #specialneeds

Every six weeks, I write a guest column for my local newspaper, the Florida Times-Union.  I love having the freedom…

Things to Know: Down Syndrome and Preferred Language #downsyndrome #specialneeds

The smallest of things in my little world of Down syndrome have been bothering me lately.  I’m not sure why…

2012 Toys R Us Differentlly Abled Toy Guide

2012 Toys “R” Us Guide for Differently-Abled Kids In Stores Now!

Even before I became a special needs mom, I enjoyed checking out the Toys “R” Us Toy Guide for Differently-Abled…

Favorite Friday Video: Imagination Movers and the 2012 Buddy Walk #downsyndrome

Fall is in the air….and that means it’s almost Buddy Walk season! Created by the National Down Syndrome Society, there…

My Little Preschooler – #DownSyndrome and Inclusion

This past Tuesday was a really big day in our family.   It was Molly’s first official day of preschool! Molly’s…

Back to School and Special Needs #DownSyndrome

This school year marks a very significant time for our family.  It’s one of great excitement, pride and a little…

Siblings and a Special Needs Diagnosis

Sharing a special needs diagnosis with siblings…  it’s a conversation my husband and I have often.  We haven’t told Maggie…

My New Writing Adventure with 5 Minutes for Mom!

I’m really excited to share some fun news with you today!   I’m now a regular contributor at 5 Minutes for…

I Just Am Book Down Syndrome Awareness

Book Review: “I Just Am” #DownSyndrome

There was such a great response last month when I shared some of our favorite books featuring kids with Down…

Down Syndrome Doesn’t Stop My Daughter! #SpecialNeeds #DownSyndrome

Every six weeks, I write a guest column for my local newspaper, the Florida Times-Union.  I love that I have…