Coming This Fall: A Truly Limitless Life!

Happy Book Teaser Tuesday! Here’s the cover of my upcoming book, A Truly Limitless Life! The very talented Mike Regina, designed the cover. Amazing local photographer Elizabeth Canfield took the cover photo and some of the interior photos. What kind of book is it? A Truly Limitless Life is my story as a new mother […]

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Sleep Study: Our experience and lessons learned

Nicholas’s sleep study was last weekend. It was a comfortable and restful evening away for the both of us. Just kidding… I’m so exhausted from it that I almost decided to forego the blog post about it, but there were so many things that I would’ve done differently and I wouldn’t be doing my job […]

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World Down Syndrome Day 2021 – A quiet year for us

This is our first and only year laying low on World Down Syndrome Day. Thankfully, someone reminded me that our efforts will be worth it.

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Receptive Language: Why I talk out loud all day long.

When I was working on my book tonight, I was working on a section about receptive language and realized that I have never talked about this on the blog yet. This is such an important topic, and the sooner you can work on this, the better! So, here is the little excerpt that I added […]

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If you are wondering whether or not to give your child with Down Syndrome a sibling, DO IT!

I will never forget this moment. I was left alone with both kids for the first time ever, and Marley needed a diaper change and a feeding right away. Nicholas, at that same moment, put his arms up for me to pick me up.  To me, when a baby does that, it is the highest […]

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My fears surrounding Pre-K have nothing and everything to do with my son’s Down Syndrome diagnosis.

Just so you know, I definitely did NOT cry and eat a half-pint of ice cream yesterday during the kid’s nap. Ok, yes I did. I have been running this blog since 2018, and in that time period have recounted many mommy crying episodes to you. Yesterday’s came out of nowhere. I got a call […]

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