There are many things that people who have little to no experience with Down Syndrome say. Some of these things can be heartfelt and other times what they say often reflect old myths surrounding the syndrome. Quite a lot of the time I find myself as a parent who often grits their teeth and often I get an overwhelming urge to claw my eyes out when having to bite my tongue. I have compiled a list of some of the things it’s perhaps best to avoiding saying to someone who is a parent/guardian of a child with Down Syndrome and what to possibly say instead. Continue reading 12 Things to AVOID saying to a parent of a child with Down Syndrome
My son Theo is just over 2 months old. However, I thought I would also backtrack to some moments from when I was pregnant as I feel it helps paint a better picture of his beginning.