“No, you are mourning the life you THINK he was meant to have, the life you WANTED him to have. He is already living the life he was meant to have’.
Travelling with a child who has Down syndrome
Well I may not be able to give particularly great advice in many areas, but travelling with kids is probably my expert subject. We have travelled regularly as a family since the boys were born, and I’ve also flown solo on long haul flights, with 2 small little ones many times. We’ve travelled by air … Continue reading Travelling with a child who has Down syndrome
Is my son ‘high functioning’?
When River was diagnosed and for quite some time after, people often used to comment that ‘it must be mild’, ‘you can’t even tell’ or ‘he must only have it a little bit’. And even though I soon learnt that it wasn’t even possible to have Down syndrome mildly, that you either have it or … Continue reading Is my son ‘high functioning’?