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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…

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…

Dear New Special Needs Parents – You Are Not Alone #DownSyndrome #SpecialNeeds

It’s hard to believe that Molly will be two years old at the end of June!  She’s getting so big…

My Little Miss Lucky #DownSyndrome

Not long after St. Patrick’s Day, I was browsing the WalMart clearance rack for kids clothes.  I stumbled across a…

I’ve Got 500 Words and Butterflies… #DownSyndrome

Every six weeks, I get butterflies in my stomach…and it only happens on Mondays. It’s the day where I’m a…

Molly Milestone: “Big Kid School” #DownSyndrome

This past week while I was in Kissimmee for the Chimpanzee premiere, Molly reached another fantastic milestone…a very bittersweet milestone….

Video Blog: World Down Syndrome Day – March 21st #WDSD

I’ve been trying to decide for weeks now how I should celebrate World Down Syndrome Day.  And with the day…

Special Needs Mom Response: Couple Sues for “Wrongful Birth” #downsyndrome

Last night, I ran across a story that made me so upset, I could hardly even make it past the…