To the Mom Told to Abort Your Baby with Down Syndrome

Dear Mama, You just received the news that your precious baby will be born with Down syndrome. If your experience is anything like mine, you were told multiple times you could abort your baby. The doctor may have even tried to convince you it would be in everyone’s best interest to abort your baby, especially … More To the Mom Told to Abort Your Baby with Down Syndrome

5 Reasons World Down Syndrome Day is Important

If you are around the Down syndrome community, then I’m sure you know World Down Syndrome Day is quickly approaching on March 21st (3/21). I don’t think I follow a single social media account associated with Down syndrome that hasn’t mentioned World Down Syndrome Day; it’s kind of a big deal in our community, but … More 5 Reasons World Down Syndrome Day is Important

When A Girl Said Hannah Would be Made Fun of When She Grows Up

Last Sunday at church, I was talking to a sweet girl who I would guess is no older than ten. She was enthralled with Hannah, holding her hand and talking to her. The girl quickly noticed that Hannah had oxygen and wanted to know why. I told her she has a heart problem and she … More When A Girl Said Hannah Would be Made Fun of When She Grows Up