March is always a busy month around here. It kicks off with us celebrating my husband’s birthday and doesn’t stop until World Down Syndrome Day has come and gone. Robert celebrates his birthday only days before World Down Syndrome Day. We stay up prepping for both, as they are both special celebrations in our home.…
Wow. He’s nearly 9. We would love it if you could help us celebrate Rober’ts upcoming birthday – find out how!
We used to share stories about Robert on a password-protected website. Here’s a journal entry from 2016, about Robert’s first steps. Enjoy this way-back Wednesday post!
Thoughts from the past
Two years ago, I sat down and drafted this blog post. I couldn’t bring myself to publish it. Reading back on it now is like reading an old journal entry, and I wanted to share it with you. This was written when there was much uncertainty around covid and before I had 4 children. It…
It Takes A Village
We’ve all heard that saying, “It takes a village to raise a child,” but when you’re parenting a child with a disability, you’re often left wondering, “but where’s my village?” You look around and ask yourself who else understands what it’s like to change your child’s diaper in a public restroom without an accessible change…