Extending Gratitude: 6 Reasons To Become A More Grateful Person All Year Long

Gratitude is something we concentrate on in November here in the U.S. while it is a good thing to have a specific day set aside to celebrate being thankful, it would be good for us to spend time each day […]

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Top Gift Ideas For Gardeners Of All Ages!

Gifts for the Gardener: Books, Tools, Especially for Kids, Gadgets, and Just for Fun! Gardening gifts in December? you say. ABSOLUTELY!  The wind may be blasting and the wind chill may be dropping, the snow may be flying: but that […]

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Pre-K Your Way: A Viable Curriculum Option For Your Special Needs Learner

Affiliate disclosure: this post may contain affiliate links. If you click through and make a purchase I may receive a small commission at NO extra cost to you.   Beanpost Farmstead has received compensation of learning materials in order to provide […]

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The Love Of Siblings: How One Girl With Down Syndrome Affects The Hearts Of Her Sisters

I will be the first to admit, I was worried when I found out the baby I was carrying in my womb would be born with Down syndrome. I didn’t have much experience with different abilities in my lifetime and […]

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Why We Need Down Syndrome Awareness Month

  A Sibling With Down Syndrome While growing up, my mom would always tell me that Michael, my twin brother, has Down Syndrome. She would constantly remind me that he would be different from other children.  I simply understood. I […]

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Our Kids: The Connection And Support Of The Down Syndrome Community

I sit on the floor with a dripping, wet washcloth in my hands. I pick it up and rub it all over her tiny, newborn face. She doesn't move an inch. I strip her down to a diaper. I rub […]

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Is Daycare Good for a Child with Down Syndrome?

  It’s all sunshine and smiles when you have friends! The end of October will mark one year since Liliana started daycare and, if you are thinking I'm getting emotional over here, you are correct. I mean look at this […]

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Life With Coraline At One Year Old: Our Journey With Down Syndrome

What is life like with a baby who has Down syndrome? Liz gives us a glimpse into her world with One-year-old Coraline.   Words from a Dad on his baby with Down syndrome My husband Kevin on what life is […]

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Zephaniah The Model: Why Inclusivity Matters

When my daughter was born. I made a subconscious decision not to overshare on social media. I rarely posted pictures of her and preferred to share with family on instant messenger. I always assumed that would apply with any further […]

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10 Self-Care Tips For Wellness That Are Easy, Cheap And ANYONE Can Benefit From

Affiliate disclosure: this post may contain affiliate links. If you click through and make a purchase I may receive a small commission at NO extra cost to you. Why I Shunned the Self-Care Movement Self-care is such a big thing these […]

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