Confidence in Motherhood

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Some women slip into the role of a confident mom more easily than others. It's not that they are better moms, it's just that they are more confident in their abilities. I've been told I'm one of those confident moms. Truthfully, I feel confident in my role as a mom. [...]

Reflections

As my oldest son is about to embark on his journey as a first grader, I've been thinking about the first 6 years of his life, and reflecting on what's it been like to raise a child with down syndrome. Robert, 8 months old When Robert was born, we didn't know he had Down syndrome. [...]

4 years ago

One fun thing about cloud photo storage and social media is that you get these notifications to remind you what was happening "on this day" last year, or several years ago. Last week, my notification was pretty special. It reminded me that 4 years ago, at the age of 23 months, Robert was taking his [...]