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Where Our Son Stands After 5 Months Of Pediatric Treadmill Training

We’re in full swing when-is-this-kid-going-to-take-his-first-steps mode around our house. And it isn’t just his mother and I who are excited about Noah learning to walk…. I can tell by the look on Noah’s face that he really wants to take take those first steps. But he isn’t quite there…yet.

On the other hand, he’s one of the fatest inchworm-ers I’ve ever seen!

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Noah’s First Kiss: The Day Our Little Boy Became A Man

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! Today was a big day for our little 12 month old. In fact, today was such a big day, it’s earned an entry on Noah’s lifetime milestone list! Crushing…. So what happened today that was so amazing? Did he ride [Read More…]…

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Our Son’s One Day “Career” As A Baby Model; NYC Day 5

It’s been a long, but exciting, week here in New York City. In the last 4 days our 1 year old got to visit Times Square (more than once), see the world’s most expensive toys, go on a tour of 30 Rock, and meet Corky from Life Goes On; not bad, huh? Our son’s quick (as in one day) career as a baby [Read More…]…

Noah Meets Chris Burke (aka Corky From Life Goes On) And Befriends A New York Fire Fighter!

Today is day 4 of Noah’s first trip to New York, and let me tell you, for a 1 year old, this kid knows how to have fun in the Big Apple!  Yesterday we had a great time hanging out with Ryan Langston, the young model with Down syndrome, and his family. And today we had the privilege of meeting a pioneer in [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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