Tag Archives: pay it forward

Curing Down syndrome – Why??

There is a lot of press lately about some work being done at the University Of Massachusetts Medical School, and if you believe what they think they’ve found, a cure for Down syndrome, please keep reading: According to Merriam-Webster the … Continue reading

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Why is it we spend the least amount of attention on the longest part of our life?

An article posted By Mark Roth / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette titled Autism Society of America conference ends with focus on adults with autism and it caught my attention, made me a bit angry and if you are the parent of an … Continue reading

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Graduation Day May 15, 2013

I’m not quite sure where the last 12 years have gone much less the last 18, but I am very sure in my gratitude for everyone involved in our lives most specifically the last 12. I remember very well the … Continue reading

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Thank You Adams 12 School District

The following is a letter I sent to the School District that Kyle and Hunter have attended since pre-school. I sent it because the boys have had a very positive experience and far too often those that teach and care … Continue reading

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Book review – When Down Syndrome and Autism Intersect

When my sons were born we were fortunate to have a local Down syndrome support group  that provided us with a book on what to expect as parents of a child born with Down syndrome. If you’ve read my book … Continue reading

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So What

I was asked a question the other a week or so ago that has caused me to go silent for a week or so; silence and quiet give the opportunity to find clarity or at least allow us to make … Continue reading

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I See Good People

There are times when we need others to lift us up, to believe in us more than we can believe in ourselves. Not to sympathize or give us all the answers but just to listen and understand, listening has become … Continue reading

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