Day 17 – Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Day #17 Even if you don’t “mean it that way,” the “R-word” is offensive. If a word has been reduced to a letter, then it’s good idea to stay away from it. Just like it’s not ok to use the “n-word,” it’s not ok to use the “r-word.” Those words are offensive. They’re hateful. They’re … More Day 17 – Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Why Down syndrome Awareness Month Is More Important Than Ever

October is Down syndrome Awareness Month and as a mother of a child with Ds and also a blogger, I feel like I’ve been failing by not mentioning this yet. A lot of my friends in the Ds community have been great at posting daily facts on Facebook. Others have dolled up their profile pics … More Why Down syndrome Awareness Month Is More Important Than Ever

Dear Big Brother

Dear Big Brother (aka “Buh-Buh”), I know I’ve only been around for a year and half, but I can already tell you’re awesome. You’re like a superhero to me. You can do no wrong. That’s why I look up to you! Another reason I look up to you is because you’re taller than me, but … More Dear Big Brother