What Is Down syndrome? The 21st Chromosome Simply Explained

[This post is a part of the “New Parent Guide To Down Syndrome” blog series. Be sure to check out the other posts!] What is Down Syndrome: Genetics If you are a new parent one of your first questions may be “What is Down syndrome?” (This by the way, was one of my husbands first [Read More…]…

What Is Down Syndrome?

[This post is a part of the “New Parent Guide To Down Syndrome” blog series. Be sure to check out the other posts!] What is Down Syndrome: Genetics If you are a new parent one of your first questions may be “What is Down syndrome?” (This by the way, was one of my husbands first [Read More…]…

Hallmark Recordable Storybooks Are A Bedtime Story Win!

One of the best parts of our day is getting to read and pray with Noah right before tucking him in for a good night’s sleep. We have collected a nice library of children’s books since Noah was born, including this really cool Goodnight Moon Hallmark Recordable Book you see in today’s video.  What makes this book [Read More…]…

Did I Cause My Child To Be Born With Down Syndrome?

[This post is a part of the “New Parent Guide To Down Syndrome” blog series. Be sure to check out the other posts!] If you ended up on this page because you were searching for down syndrome causes or what causes Down syndrome, let me give you a quick spoiler alert: It isn’t your fault that [Read More…]…

Down Syndrome: A New Parent Guide

If you’re a new parent of a child diagnosed with Down syndrome (including prenatally) you probably have a lot of questions. Before we get to those, let me first offer you a huge congratulations! I hope you’ve taken time to rejoice in your new addition. If you are anything like I was when our son was born you are probably going [Read More…]…