Posts in category "Disability"

Raising a Daughter with Down Syndrome

The Reinertson family
October is National Down Syndrome Awareness month. One of my dearest friends, Anne Reinertson, is the mother of a child with Down syndrome. In honor of little Regan – and in hopes of raising awareness – I am reposting Anne’s guest post from last year about raising a child with a disability. On October 7, 2005... Read more »

The Joy (and pain) of Reading Jodi Picoult

I am FINALLY that mom. The one who can take her kids to the pool- and read. It may be a small victory, and I have done it only twice, but I have awaited this day for 9 years. (See, it will happen, believe me!) A few years ago, my friend and fellow book-clubber Christy told me I... Read more »

The Joy (and Pain) of Reading Jodi Picoult

I am FINALLY that mom. The one who can take her kids to the pool- while I read. It may be a small victory, but I have awaited this day for 9 years. (See, it will happen, believe me!) A few years ago, my friend and fellow book-clubber Christy told me I had to read Jodi Picoult’s... Read more »
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