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Archive for September, 2014

Introducing my monthly newsletter and a FREE eBook download: Pulling to Stand; Glimpses of parenting two children with Down syndrome on very different paths

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  Introducing my monthly newsletter and a FREE eBook download: Pulling to Stand; Glimpses of parenting two children with Down syndrome on very different paths October! It is almost October, one of my favorite months! It is my favorite month. I love crunchy leaves, crisp air, and pumpkin patches. I also love it because it is Down syndrome awareness month! This year in honor of DSAM and to help raise awareness about and appreciation of individuals with Down syndrome, I am kicking off a new monthly…

Happy Fall, All! {And a Book Anniversary Giveaway!}

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Happy Fall, All! {And a Book Anniversary Giveaway!} A few weeks ago, the year anniversary of my book, Sun Shine Down, hit the calendar. With the hubbub of preparing the kids for back-to-school, the celebration was a bit delayed, but alas here we are! The air is turning crisp here and so to celebrate the year anniversary, I’ve put together a little Welcome to Fall giveaway and added an excerpt as well. “Lifting my hand, I placed it on my breastbone and slid it towards my navel….