This isn’t to be mean. This isn’t because I’m “brave”. This is because I don’t need it. Sorry is like a backdoor you slip out of when you don’t know what to say. The first words out of someone’s mouth when I tell them Thomas has Down Syndrome are often “I’m sorry.” Why? Why are…… Continue reading I Don’t Want Your Pity
The picture shown above is what chromosomes look like when they give you a copy of a genetic study. This specific picture is of Thomas’s chromosomes! These little squiggly things are what gives Thomas his blue eyes, strawberry hair, and yes, Down Syndrome! I’ve pointed out the 21st set of chromosomes, but notice that they…… Continue reading Down Syndrome: What is it?
My sweet Thomas! Thomas Ezra was born October 12th, 2018. After an extremely hard pregnancy I was so ready for him to be here! I went to the hospital at 11pm on the 11th to be induced. Expecting, as a first time mom, to have a long labor we let our families know we had…… Continue reading Thomas’s Birth Story