This This got me thinking about all those simple, wonderful things that go along with having a child with Down syndrome. The stuff they don't tell you when the genetic counselor is sitting there with a flip board explaining chromosomes and . From a mom who has two boys with Down syndrome, one biological and one adopted, I can assure you that your baby . I could list all the ways that my boys are talented and gifted but your child will have their own unique, beautiful gifts that . 2015/10/01 - 'She's just like any other child and is capable of amazing things.' Here are some great children's books about Down syndrome that help explain (simply and beautifully) what Down syndrome is exactly, and how alike we all are. By Eileen Haupt. Editor's note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. Recently, after posting on Facebook, a photo of my beautiful 19-year-old daughter with Down syndrome kayaking, I got to thinking about the young lady Sadie has . A mother parallels the movie, 'It's a Wonderful Life' to her life parenting a child with Down syndrome. 2018/12/26 - EXCLUSIVE: Fifty children have posed for pictures to shine a light on their amazing characters and highlight their stories. YESTERDAY WAS WONDERFUL 🙂 Some of you may remember our post a couple of months ago about deciding to try and track down the wonderful heart surgeon who.