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Happy Birthday MOM

I know I have been warning everyone that AWARENESS MONTH IS COMING. Yes, it sure is! It starts tomorrow! BUT – before all of that starts I want to be sure that a very special message does not get lost in it all. One of the most important people in my life has a birthday […]

WARNING: Awareness is about to happen!

It is ALMOST October. Which means it is ALMOST Down Syndrome Awareness Month AND Rett Syndrome Awareness Month!!! I plan on blogging EVERY SINGLE DAY. You will hear great facts and stories, you will get updates on research and of course see super cute pictures of my kids like this:   It is my month […]

Fall, Fun, & Friendship

Fall, Fun, & Friendship

School has been in session for over a month now an I am finally getting it together enough to start having friends over after school! I promised Brooklyn I would be better at getting friends together outside of school this year. She was PUMPED to have her friend Audrey over. When asked her opinion on […]

Inclusion ROCKS: Friends ROCK!

Inclusion ROCKS: Friends ROCK!

I can’t believe that Brooklyn has been in school three weeks and I have not done a single blog post about 5th grade yet. SHE IS LOVING IT!!! So far my favorite story was last week. When I picked her up her afternoon 1:1 aide shared a story with me. She said that two of […]

Birthday SUCCESS

Birthday SUCCESS

Boston had a great birthday! We decided on no real “party” just family. This year no one wrapped their gifts (he HATES to unwrap – too much sensory stuff) – My nephew (in the picture) hung out in the hot tub while we set out his gifts (a trampoline, a tent, wiggles movies and helium balloons […]

6 years of Boston AWESOMENESS!!

6 years of Boston AWESOMENESS!!

Birthday Boy 

Birthday Boy 

Tomorrow this sweet boy turns 6, we won’t have a party because too much noise, unwrapping gifts and the chaos that a party can bring is just too stressful for him (heck, the last “birthday party” we had for him ended with us BOTH crying!)   But you can be sure he WILL be celebrated!!! I […]