The Best Planner for Special Needs Moms

The Best Planner for Special Needs Moms

I have had a love affair with the idea of being organized for years, I love planners, I love the way they feel, the way they make me feel ready to take on the day, the way I feel like I can handle it all because I have a place to keep track of everything. Then, I...
Down Syndrome Diagnosis: a Dad’s perspective

Down Syndrome Diagnosis: a Dad’s perspective

My wife was 13 weeks pregnant when we learned there was a 99% chance our son could have DS.  My wife received the call the day after we had our 3D scan showing us the gender of our baby. It was the day after we named him. My wife was the one who explained the...
Choosing to Homeschool a Special Needs Child

Choosing to Homeschool a Special Needs Child

When Rudy, who has Down syndrome,  was born we were already well into our home schooling journey. Our oldest was 9, so we were into our fifth year, yet for some reason that surprised me, many people thought we’d send Rudy “out” for special services and special...
Charlie and Milo: twins with a purpose

Charlie and Milo: twins with a purpose

I love this story so much, I love Julie, and her heart that she shares with us all as she wrestled not only with her fears of Down Syndrome but also of whether she and her husband would be able to parent the twins they were expecting, fraternal twins with Down...