A Priceless Gift: Instilling a Sense of Purpose in Our Children
The perfect gift. Lots of gifts. Gift ideas. Shopping. Hiding. Wrapping. Everyone is in the giving spirit this time of year. It’s All About those Gifts! Especially for our own children. I tell you what: when you have 6 kids, getting gifts […]Read More!
Having Siblings With Down Syndrome: What is it Really like?
“Typical” Siblings Have a Rough Life There is an idea out there that siblings of kids with Down Syndrome, or any special needs for that matter, have it tough. They don’t get as much attention, the focus of the family […]Read More!
People Who Have Down Syndrome Are Unique Individuals In Their Own Right: Part 2
Or: 21 Things about Desi! More Alike than Different. That is a phrase used a lot in the Down Syndrome community. Why? Because pe I discussed in Part 1 how individuals who have Down Syndrome are more like their family members than […]Read More!
Toddler Joy in the Home School: Tips to Teaching Your Kids Without Letting the Toddler Destroy the House!
Toddlers are so full of wonder and enthusiasm for life. They bring us joy. But when we are trying to explain a difficult concept to an older child, or delve into some Biblical wisdom, or even have a nice read […]Read More!
How to Transplant a Tomato; and other life lessons
I don’t remember learning how to plant a tomato per SE, it’s something I’ve just always known. Planting tomatoes was a yearly event in both my parent’s garden, and my grandparent’s. The distinct smell of the young tomato plants, mixed with sun-warmed […]Read More!