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5 Self-Care Habits For: Mothers with a Down Syndrome Child

I took a turn into the Down Syndrome world a year ago. Our child was diagnosed with DS and we had to make changes to our lives. Change does not always come easy or when we want it; But these 5 self-care habits changed my life for the better. 1. Prayer No I am not […]

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Down Syndrome: Nothing Down About It

We often hear there is nothing down about Down Syndrome. Lets be honest, there are many “downs” to the diagnosis Down Syndrome. Right of the bat I was overwhelmed with “issues” my son had. Low muscle tone, long tongue, failure to thrive, ASD and the list continues. On top of not knowing his diagnosis prenatally, […]

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June Blog Challenge

As you may have noticed, I am bad with monthly challenges. I was hoping to be able to post daily but that is not the case. Silly me, a full time employee and a mother of 3. It was nearly impossible to get through. But it is done. Daily blogging has increased traffic to my […]

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Day 30

Weird Quirk Of Mine Yikes, not sure if I want to confess my quirk. A weird quirk of mine is that I like to smell everything that I touch. Not sure why, it is a habit. I smell my food and even none food items. I love to smell my babys feet. They are tiny […]

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Day 29

Favorite Comfort Food Tough one. I have to say Pasta. Pasta anything. Fettucine Alredo, Spaghetti, Pesto Pasta. If I am undecided of what to eat I will always suggest pasta. If I don’t feel well, I know a good plate of spaghetti will always make me feel better. I also experiment a lot with pasta […]

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Day 28

Top Things On My Bucket List Purchase a Home. Finish my Bachelor’s in Nursing. Take my Children to Disney World Travel- First destination will be Europe. Skydiving- After I write my will. Go to Church every Sunday And more…

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Day 27

Last Time I Cried It has been some time since I cried. I am very thankful for that. I used to spend my days and nights crying and now I cannot remember when the last time I cried was. At my sons birthday I got teary. My husband was talking over the microphone just thanking […]

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Day 26

What Makes Me Feel Better, Always Prayer. In writing, out loud, in a group, in my mind. This always helps. Whenever I am going through a hard time or when I just need to vent, praying will always make me feel better. Try it!

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Day 25

5 Favorite Blogs Of course I have to feature my own blogs. https://diagnosisnotidentity.blog/2019/01/19/he-has-down-syndrome/ My most popular post by far. My first post! https://diagnosisnotidentity.blog/2019/01/27/home-birth-life-changing/ I gave my heart and soul to this one. Along with great tips and links. https://diagnosisnotidentity.blog/2019/04/02/expect-the-unexpected/ A very motivational blog in my eyes. https://diagnosisnotidentity.blog/2019/02/20/grieving-a-loss/ Not sure if posting this one would get […]

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Day 24

Best Physical Features I refuse to blog about my best physical features. Maybe when I get better at this I can come back to this Day of the challenge. I have to say physical features I find attractive in men are: Legs, Beard, Smile and Taller than me!

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