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Noah Made the Honor Roll!

This morning as wife was going through Noah’s backpack before he headed off to school for the day we came across the above picture! Noah made the HONOR ROLL!!!  Now, we’re not the sort of family that puts stickers on the back of their car proclaiming that their child made the honor roll (please don’t [Read More…]…

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We Want You (and Your Family) in Our World Down Syndrome Day Video! (And We’re Giving Away 2 Amazon Fire Kid Tablets!)

We’re making a video for World Down Syndrome Day 2018 (March 21, 2018) and we want you (your family / friends / teachers / grandparents, etc.) in it! We believe that people with special needs are proving what the world thinks about them wrong every day! So we’re going to make a video about it! [Read More…]…

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Help Us #ProveThemWrong, Start Something Awesome, and Be in Our Video!

It’s awesome to see so many people with special needs proving to the world that what it may think about them is wrong! Stories like this, and this, and this. We see so many of your children are doing awesome things as well! We want to invite you to be a part of a fun [Read More…]…

What It’s Like Raising a Child With Down Syndrome in Poland

This blog post is part of our “Down Syndrome stories from around the world” blog series. Click the link to learn how to submit your story! 1. What Country do you live in? Poland 2. How many children do you have and what are their ages? Christina – 8 George – 6 Julian (our son [Read More…]…

Down Syndrome Resources

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Meet David Saville, Clemson’s Equipment Manager (Who Also Has Down Syndrome)

I recently came across an incredible video produced by ESPN about a man with Down syndrome, David … [Read More...]

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Carson’s Atrioventricular Canal (AVC Defect) Surgery Story

(If you're looking to meet other parents of children with heart defects, check out this Facebook … [Read More...]

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Down Syndrome Therapy

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4 Activities to Help Your Child Stand On Their Own

http://youtu.be/39iC8Wu1d8I We're proud to announce that Noah reached another major milestone … [Read More...]

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Signing Update: Noah’s First Sign Language Sentence!

We're a huge fan of teaching Noah baby sign language to help him communicate with us. We have been … [Read More...]

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Down Syndrome Parenting

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How a Chick-Fil-A Employee Changed My Idea of “Meaningful” Work

Last week I was eating lunch at a local Chick-Fil-A when I noticed a young women with Down syndrome working at this particular location. (As a parent … [Read More...]

A (New) Letter To Our Son’s Teachers On His First Day Of School

It's hard to believe it's been almost three years since Noah first started to school (and we wrote our first letter to his teachers)...time really … [Read More...]

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