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Noah Shows Off Some Cause And Effect Awesomeness

If you’re new here, I’d love for you to sign up for our posts by email so we can stay connected. Thanks for visiting! I can’t even begin to tell you how fun it is to watch Noah grow and develop. He is currently in a stage where he’s picking up on cause and effect, and I [Read More…]…

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Why Creeping and Crawling Are Important Developmental Milestones

Be sure to click play on the video at the top of this post, because you want want to it! Noah’s finally able to keep his belly off the ground! That’s right, Noah’s crawling for the first time! There is some serious celebrating going on at our house once again.

Isn’t it amazing how many things you can find to celebrate?

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When Should You Take Your Child To The Dentist For The First Time? (And 5 Other Pediatric Dental Questions Answered)

Noah’s mouth is a dangerous place to be these days! He’s seriously like a little alligator. He’s only 14 months old and already has a mouth full of teeth…and today it was time to get thoselittle chompers checked out! Technically he should have his first trip to the dentist a few months ago (when his fist tooth came in) but between moving [Read More…]…

Baby Noah Gets His Dance On To Call Me Maybe

I mean seriously what’s more cute than a dancing baby!? I absolutely love how expressive our little boy is. It’s hilarious (and incredibly adorable) to watch him bob his head and throw his little hands in the air whenever he hears a song he can dance to. It doesn’t matter if we’re riding in the [Read More…]…

Down Syndrome Resources

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Watch Michael Mullins, A Man Born With Down Syndrome, Sing The National Anthem At A Boston Red Sox Game

My wife sent me a link to this really cool story yesterday about  38 year old Michael Mullins (who … [Read More...]

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A Special World Down Syndrome Day Interview With Todd Wagner

Since March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day (children born with down syndrome have 3 copies of their … [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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I Hate Petechia.

One of the biggest surprises after raising a child with Down syndrome these last (almost) three years is how little I actually think about Down … [Read More...]

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Noah’s First Time To Roll A Ball Back And Forth On The Floor…And The Laugh I Love!

In my last post I mentioned how much joy it brings me to see Noah doing things that typical children do. When we first learned Noah was born with Down … [Read More...]

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