“Parenthood is about raising and celebrating the child you have, not the child you thought you’d have. It’s about understanding your child is exactly the person they are supposed to be. And, if you’re lucky, they might be the teacher who turns you into the person you’re supposed to be.”
– The Water Giver
Down Syndrome and a Four Leaf Clover
Written by – Anonymous
Who knows why Down syndrome occurs? Why does the extra 21st chromosome stick to the cell when the fertilized egg begins its first cell division? It can be compared to what happens in nature to a field of clover. Usually, we see 3 leaves on each clover. Once in a while, however, we find a clover that has an extra leaf ...
My true path
"Form some, it is very clear where they should go in life. For me, I didn't see my path until I loved a child with Down syndrome."