Tips for Pre-K Evaluations VIA teletherapy

Nicholas has a September birthday and Down Syndrome. To me, that equals a kid going to Pre-K seemingly very young. So, I was already nervous about this transition. You can imagine that the nerves were only heightened when I learned that all of his evaulations would be happening via teletherapy. I am not sure about […]

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If you helped us share Nicholas’ story this week, this letter is for you.

Dear You, This week, Nicholas’ ambassador announcement was sent to a couple of media outlets.  Within an hour, the story was everywhere. As the week progressed, more coverage led to more articles, two news segments, a front page of our local paper, and over a thousand shares on facebook. Although I have been so overwhelmed […]

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Limitless Nicholas – a reintroduction for our new community!

Nicholas was lucky enough to be chosen as one of nothingdown.org’s #2020ambassadors!  Thanks to this amazing opportunity, we have been able to connect with new families from all over the world.  I thought this would be a good time to reintroduce ourselves. We are the Goewey family of Oswego, NY.  My husband’s name is Nick. […]

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The friends that ‘grow’ with you are the ones you’ll have for life.

I am sure you’ve all experienced it. Maybe there were people you met in college that you spent every day with, and now never speak to.  Or the person who you were inseparable with in high school is now someone you couldn’t pick out in a lineup. Maybe your whole facebook newsfeed is filled with […]

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5 ways to snuff out Mom Guilt this year.

Today, after I had already gotten to school of course, a snow day was called. What did I do as soon as I returned home for my unexpected day off? I took my kids to the babysitter. I scrolled instagram and saw all of my teacher friends having nice days off with their kids, and […]

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Why I tossed everything I thought I knew about parenting out the window.

Why did I do it?  Because I actually had children. One thing I know for sure is that when you have kids of your own, you toss all preconceived ideas about what you thought you would be like as a parent right out the window. All of them.  Trust me. “I’ll never let my kid […]

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