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Night of champions

This is one of the blogs that I hope reaches more than just my mom friends. I hope so many people will take these words and let them sink deep into their souls and let them fester there for awhile. Let these words stir up everything you thought you knew about inclusion. Let these words inspire you in the best…

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2016 DSAJ Buddy Walk

My goal was to get this blog published before the end of October. But now here we are sitting happily in November and it’s still struggling to come together. October is (was) National Down Syndrome awareness month. Ella, my family, friends & myself all participated in our first ever DSAJ buddy walk this year. The DSAJ is a Jacksonville based…

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One year later.

I’m sitting at my desk in disbelief that its been a whole year since I received that life changing phone call. 365 days, one full rotation around the sun and some how it feels like yesterday. I wanted to do a follow up to my blog post I wrote this time last year because… my oh my how things have changed! That…

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The Dark Side Of Genetic Testing

The dark side of genetic testing. Let me start off by saying this… Im not a writer. I don’t blog. Words don’t always come easy to me sometimes, especially when they’re about something so personal. This story is my story. These feelings are my feelings, and its my truth. Im still very raw, and vulnerable and weak at moments. So…

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