5 Amazing tips for moms of Gtube babies

5 Amazing tips for moms of Gtube babies

There is nothing particularly easy about being a special needs mom, especially when you didn’t even know that was the path you were headed on. When that special needs diagnosis is compounded by life-threatening feeding issues, it is enough to make a sane mama, a bit...
Speech Therapy Apps for Kids

Speech Therapy Apps for Kids

Cedar, like most children with Down Syndrome, has delayed speech. At 2 and 1/2 years old he has a number of signs he uses and he has a few words that he can say, the total of these two combined is around 20-24 words/signs that we can understand. Cedar does make sounds...
How I Respond When Someone Uses the Word Retarded

How I Respond When Someone Uses the Word Retarded

How I respond when someone uses the word retarded It is an outdated term, one that over the years has come to have a very negative connotation for behavior or appearance.  It is a word often thrown around without a thought as to what it actually means to those...
When Should You Consider Orthotics for your Child

When Should You Consider Orthotics for your Child

When Should You Consider Orthotics for Your Child I had wondered about the cute little braces I saw on so many of our social media friends as they were learning to walk.  I noted the parents who were claiming that the braces were huge in helping their little ones...