Tag Archives: down syndrome

more alike than different: world down syndrome day

Today, 3-21, is World Down Syndrome Day, and my first of many celebrating as a mama to a little one with Down syndrome. By no means am I an expert on the extra chromosome, but I’m eager to share a … Continue reading

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eliza's adoption story: part 4

I thought I’d get to this part in Eliza’s adoption story much earlier. (If you’ve missed it: part one, part two, part three.) But the stories we live aren’t often quick and concise — they’re made up of moments that take us … Continue reading

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our adoption: part 2

I want to continue to tell Eliza’s adoption story because each dotted i and crossed t points back to a loving God that so intricately wove our stories together. Every time I look at her face, I am reminded of … Continue reading

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our adoption: part 1

December ended up being a pretty wild, amazing, unexpected ride. The week before Christmas, our beautiful daughter Eliza Marie was placed into our arms via adoption and our lives have been forever beautifully changed. But before we get into that, here’s … Continue reading

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people matter: something we can do THIS week to help down syndrome adoption

This is a post about beauty from ashes. A post of some heartbreaking stuff, but some heartwarming stuff, too. This is a post about beautiful life and beautiful babies and beautiful children and beautiful parents and beautiful communities. This is … Continue reading

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