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Archive for the ‘Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome’ Category

What No One Told Me About NDSC Conventions

I said Marcus would Never… Five years ago I wrote in an article that published in the Omaha World Herald that Marcus would never live independently. I did. I said it like an undeniable fact. Then Again… Two years ago I wrote, “Marcus Talks about Moving Out.” This last weekend I recognized in him even […] ...read more

#WDSD16 The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome Book Tour & Giveaway

We are super excited to kick off March 2016 and the #WDSD16 buildup with another virtual book tour of The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome, complete with another grand prize giveaway! Woop Woop!                 . . . The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome: Advice, Information, Inspiration, and Support […] ...read more

Introducing The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome

  Today let’s talk about the newly published book, The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome. (Insert quiet side squeal of delight. Clear throat. Begin again.) Dear New Parents, In the spring of 2015, the original title suggested by Adams Media included the phrase: “new parents.” So as Jen and I began our drafts, new parents […] ...read more

Where can I get The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome?

We’re So Glad You Asked! Everyone has their own purchase spot preferences, so here’s a list to get you started:   Right Here! When you buy via this website $3.21 from every sale goes to organizations that help our community, the Down Syndrome Diagnosis Network and The Road We’ve Shared.  Support independent bookstores, order through […] ...read more

About – The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome

The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome: Advice, Information, Inspiration, and Support for Raising Your Child from Diagnosis through Adulthood   A really long title/subtitle for a relatively short book PACKED with resources, perspectives, and front-line information for parents. The information included ranges from prenatal diagnosis to issues that adults with Down syndrome are facing and […] ...read more

Book Tour – The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome

The Parent’s Guide to Down Syndrome You’ve seen the build-up. You’ve read the pre-sale info. Now it’s time to hear from the readers. This page links to our first Blog Book Tour. Go Team! Also you can register here or on any of the blogs listed for a great Grand Prize!  The PGtDS Care Package […] ...read more