Why I refuse to allow my worries for my sons future, ruin our today

I'm not really a worrier. I seem to just have this ability to just put things to the back of my mind and get on with it, but believe me when I say that's not always a good thing. Ignoring something can be just as bad as worrying about it constantly, either way your emotions … Continue reading Why I refuse to allow my worries for my sons future, ruin our today

What parents of children with Down syndrome really want you to hear.

I wanted to put something together to give new parents of a child with Down syndrome some hope. I googled frantically when River was diagnosed and all I really wanted to read was that everything was going to be ok! And it is going to be ok, honestly. Being told that your child has Down … Continue reading What parents of children with Down syndrome really want you to hear.

Can you imagine living in a world that thinks your child shouldn’t be alive? I have a son with Down syndrome and I can

Can you imagine reading something every day that questions your child’s right to life? Can you imagine knowing that a huge percentage of people in society think your child shouldn’t have even been born? Can you imagine knowing that people look at your child and see something abnormal and scary? Can you imagine waking up … Continue reading Can you imagine living in a world that thinks your child shouldn’t be alive? I have a son with Down syndrome and I can