Category Archives: Birth Story

Down Syndrome is Now Just Our Backstory

Somewhere along the way Down syndrome has sort of faded into the background of our existence. Life, as it pertains to The Boys, has stopped being about the role Down syndrome plays in the issue-d’-jour and has become, instead, about My Beautiful … Continue reading

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How Down Syndrome Came to Grace My Life: 12 Hours of Reckoning

Part II:  The saga continues! (In case you missed it, read Part I of this series “A Second Child and Then Some” here!) After all the terrible diagnoses that feel like but haven’t yet been dismissed as misses, I am … Continue reading

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How Down Syndrome Came to Grace My Life: A Second Child and Then Some

(Part I Repost in preparation for Part II and III that I wrote but hadn’t posted.) THIS story, the one I’m about to share, chronicles the wave of emotions I FELT about the miraculous little babies that came to grace my life forever … Continue reading

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