Inspiration by Parents

Written by parents of children with Down Syndrome

For those on the Fence

This is a post from our Facebook brought by Carina S. Hoff, who teaches biochemistry in her native country of Norway 🇳🇴 FOR THOSE ON THE FENCE I want to reach out to you mamas and papas out there that are still on the fence about doing the TNI and have...

To Think…

To Think… To think… My fear was real It was true There was no hope left. The voices told me You are not that mom He is not that dad They are not those siblings They don’t deserve ‘this’ The lying past Trying to steal her future, her very...

Thank You to the Team

Thank You I just want to say “Thank You” to the Trisomy 21 Research team! My Isaac went from being in a constant state of lethargy to vivacious since starting Nutrivene protocol Jan 2016. We said our first word one week after starting it. Then, we...

My Prince

My Prince My Prince – This is what God was trying to tell me of my prince every word so true i cry as I read it. “We’ve got an issue here” the quality control angel called out. “What’s the problem?” asked God, in a voice that already seemed to calm the...

Anything is Possible

You Have Taught Us At first we didn’t know what to think or how you would changed our lives. You have taught us that anything is possible and everything will be okay no matter how hard it may...

More Than a Gift

Arianna Arianna was more than a gift to our lives. She has taught us what it means to love fiercely, laugh with pure joy and live every second of everyday with...

I Cannot Imagine Life Without Her

I CANNOT IMAGINE LIFE WITHOIT HER By Nicole Dunfee I have 5 living children including Kayla and 1 Angel, and she represents each one of them in her own way. I cannot imagine my life without...

All I Can Say

ALL I CAN SAY By Ji Min All I can say is that my little man has changed our lives in the most divine way. He has given me clarity and shown me that I am so much more stronger than I thought. Since he was diagnosed in my belly, I fought hard for him. From health...

A Magnificant Gift

A MAGNIFICENT GIFT By Shoshonna Levy Adir Matan “a magnificent gift “.. this child touches me like no one else in the world ever has. But it’s in a soft and gentle ethereal way… I feel heavens hand in his. I swear I do. When he gazes into my...

I Remember

I REMEMBER By Khaki Cooper I remember that fateful day in May of 2015 so clearly when I got the call from my OB regardung the results of my MateriT21 test. I’ll never forget it. I had just gotten home from. working the night shift, and crawled into bed. As soon...

God Gave Me You

GOD GAVE ME YOU By Melissa Hunter I didn’t know what was missing until God gave me you. You saved me. You became my purpose. I love you...

Do Not Torment Yourselves

Babies with Down syndrome are cherished all over the world. We left this is the parents beautiful mother tongue and loosely translated into English   By Olga LaRuf Do not torment yourself in vain And be not tormented by the ideas, Mum! I am the light indeed I am...

Our Gift

OUR GIFT By Laura Hickey I knew as you grew in my belly you would be a sweet and special child and that you would touch the hearts of others. We called you Rose before you were conceived, the one and only name on the list. You arrived with such speed and strength but...

The Day My Son Was Born

By Natalie Gilbert Palin “The day our son was born my heart broke” Exactly one month after Jackson’s birth, I started to write our birth story. The quote above was the first line. I never quite completed the essay, but I knew how I wanted it to end....

First in County to Earn Her Academic Doploma!

  Faith Beurrier By Joy M. Banks News Contributer, TCPalm. Submitted by her proud mother, Paulette Choinierre Beurrier JENSEN BEACH — Recently, Jensen Beach High School celebrated the graduation of more than 370 students. Amid the pomp and circumstance of...

Our Little Man

 OUR LITTLE MAN By Kimberly Michell Rienks I sit in amazement as I watch you. I watch you make strides in wonderment I applaud and share your accomplishments no matter how big or how small. I laugh with you, I cry with you I wonder where you get the strength to deal...

Where Angels Tread

  WHERE ANGELS TREAD By Dixie Lawrence for Madison With love from your mother: In the darkness of the evening When my soul is growing tired And I search within my aching heart To find the face of G‑d I search but do not find Him In the comfort of my bed; But sense Him...