Monthly Archives: November 2008

Child Development: What Do You Do?

Now that I’ve filled up your screen with tales of my efforts to foster my children’s development. I’d LOVE to hear your ideas and activities. I’m always looking for new ways to help my kids. What unique activities do you … Continue reading

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DS & Development: What I Did To Help

When you walk into our home you might think we’re a bit over the top when it comes to our kids. That’s a nice way of saying that we’re toy clutterers…. which may be true. Yes, our home is a … Continue reading

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ANGELS AMONGST US

Last night, on the way home from a wonderful Thanksgiving with my family, my elderly father reached into his pocket and pulled out a very small, stuffed panda bear. An old Christmas tree ornament based on the shredded loop of … Continue reading

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THANKFUL THANKSGIVING THURSDAY

Today, being Thanksgiving Day, is a day we should be especially mindful of what we’re thankful for. Being thankful helps me to focus on all the good things in my life instead of attending to the things that, I think, … Continue reading

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Learn Something New [& Laugh] Every Day!

We’ve all heard the saying, “Learn something new everyday!” As I understand it, it’s meant to be a road to — or, at least, a method of gaining — happiness and self-satisfaction. I recently found that learning something new by … Continue reading

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Embracing Our Differences

I belong to a message group of mothers of multiples where one or more has Down syndrome. That’s a relatively small group as you can imagine. And, as much as we all have in common, there are distinct differences amongst … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursdays

Here I am again, specifically thinking about what I’m thankful for on Thankful Thursday… and feeling good about all my choices. That IS what this is all about isn’t it? Feeling good! So, contemplating the good things in my life … Continue reading

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