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Teal Pumpkin Project Ideas

Can the Candy :: How to Partake in the Teal Pumpkin Project

The Teal Pumpkin Project‘s official crusade is, “Raising awareness of food allergies through the addition of non-food trinkets and toys to your treats, making Halloween safer and more inclusive for all trick or treaters.” Maybe this sounds heaven-sent for kids you know with life-threatening conditions, or maybe you’re another lucky family with negligible food allergies, […]

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“What’s wrong with her?” My Daughter’s First Experience with Being Different

My daughter is growing up right before my eyes. She’s becoming more independent despite her physical limitations. She was born with Down syndrome and has physical and developmental delays. She’s nonverbal, hard of hearing, and has decreased motor skills for a child her age. But as “different” as she is, I try to keep her […]

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Kindness Matters…It Really Does!

Sometimes in the hustle and bustle of every day life, we forget important things, like kindness. I had a  couple of good reminders this week about kindness and its reach. On Tuesday, Livy (my 5 year old), had two different doctor appointments on top of school. As we arrived for our last appointment, I was […]

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