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

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! 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 [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…]…

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7 Fisher-Price Learning Toys To Help Your Baby Develop!

I’m not sure exactly when it happened, but sometime after our first child was born I became a toy connoisseur. I’ve learned to judge a toy by more than it’s fun-looking cover. I’ve learned to notice how loud the toy’s volume is, how bright it lights up, and even how a certain toy helps my child with Down syndrome develop and learn. Prior [Read More…]…

Win A Free Copy Of The Monkey Math School Sunshine App for iPhone / iPad

Monkey Math School Sunshine is a fun learning app that helps teachings your child math and we have 3 copies to give away! From their website, here are a few details about the app: Included Games: ADD IT UP and TAKE IT AWAY: Use your addition and subtraction skills to solve math problems. Trusty animated crab assistants supply multiple-choice [Read More…]…

Down Syndrome Resources

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8 Tips To Help A Child With Down Syndrome Ski For The First Time!

Over the Christmas holiday we took a trip to see Noah's grandparents (who happen to live in the … [Read More...]

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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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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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