This space. This blank page. Waiting for my thoughts to get out on the crisp white background. Yet, it's remained blank. Almost the entire month. The greatest month. The month that I could be writing about all the amazing things that are Down syndrome and how it has changed my life. And yet, I haven't.... Continue Reading →
It's hard to run through deep sand. Have you done it? I used to think running on the beach would be the greatest. I would see people when we were on vacation effortlesssly gliding across the white sandy beaches, never even breaking a sweat. They made it look so easy. I was thrilled when I... Continue Reading →
Friday's are for ballet, for my middle that is. She's only been in ballet for a couple of weeks now, but I am already seeing that it is proving to be an excellent fit for her at the moment. She tried gymnastics because she wanted to be in class with her big sister, but we... Continue Reading →
I am the mom of three beautiful daughters who are full of energy and life. My oldest is almost 5, my middle 3, and my youngest just turned a year. Our house is full of love and laughter and I wouldn’t change it for anything. Halfway through the pregnancy with my youngest, Bernadette, her routine... Continue Reading →
I will never forgot the day. A day that is forever engraved into my memory. During our hospital stays, there were limited moments I could hold Bernadette. It was always complicated to hold her. It required getting a nurse to put her in my arms because of her many lines and and leads. It wasn’t... Continue Reading →
I have only been the mom of Bernadette for 15 months. In such a short amount of time, we have lived a lot of life. More than I ever did with my other daughters. Being a mom of a special needs daughter has brought new meaning to my own life and has shown me life... Continue Reading →
But what has really been on my mind this holiday season is what gifts can I give my girls, gifts beyond the physical things. The gifts that will remain in them for years to come.
Technology is an amazing thing. It allows us to connect with people you may not have ever had the opportunity to before. In just a couple of searches and clicks you find yourself connecting with so many. That has been a huge unexpected blessing I have found to be true in connecting with an even... Continue Reading →