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We Broke Out of Quarantine (and Went to Broken Bow!)

(Quick note: We received a discounted stay and complementary rides at the zip line park in exchange for sharing about our experience on social media / on the blog. However, this doesn’t change the fact that we think all of the below is AWESOME!) Around the middle of March I picked up our two oldest [Read More…]…

Drop Squad – A Fun Learning Game for Kids

(Please note: We were provided a copy of Drop Squad and compensation, and the links in this post are affiliate links. However, we are still all about fun games in our house!) We’re always on the lookout for fun and unique games for our kids and we were recently sent a copy of a fun [Read More…]…

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Make Your Own Halloween Costume in 3 Easy Steps

(Please note: This post is sponsored by Laffy Taffy as part of their 2019 Squad Ghouls Halloween campaign. Be sure to check out the hashtag #HafftoLaff to see more other DIY costume ideas and be sure tag your family’s costume pictures for a chance to be featured on their Instagram page!) Let’s be honest, sometimes [Read More…]…

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It’s Halloween Season!

(Please note: We were provided gift cards and compensation from Pottery Barn Kids for this review, and the links in this post are affiliate links. However, we are still all about the fun of Halloween in our house so please keep reading.) Halloween season is upon us! (Although it doesn’t feel like here in Texas.) Our [Read More…]…

Down Syndrome Resources

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Check Out Our Top 5 Blog Posts of 2017!

It's hard to believe we're just a few hours away from the end of 2017. For our family, this year was … [Read More...]

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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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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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