Bye, 2020

Photo by freestocks.org on Pexels.com 2020 has been a year. I remember in the early months I worried about Robert being accepted and treated fairly. The gap for many with disabilities has widened, thanks to the pandemic. Despite the challenges, the year 2020 hasn't been only horrible. There have been some pretty great moments too. [...]

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. [...]