Monthly Archives: March 2012

Physical Challenges

We have been very fortunate that  Marty’s physical challenges have not been life-threatening.  There are conditions to check for through out his life but in the meantime the following are what he deals with currently. NO TEAR DUCTS One of … Continue reading

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Mongoloid vs. Challenged

I was talking with someone today who had no idea what Down Syndrome was–they asked if there was a cure available. Growing up in the 1960s, I never had much interaction with Down Syndrome children.  In fact, the first time … Continue reading

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Marty Essentials

I do not know what most Down Syndrome kids are like or if they have similar interests  or capabailites. I do know Marty’s capabilities and interests as a 2 1/2 year old.  Marty loves to figure out the mechanics of … Continue reading

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Welcome

It has been almost three years since my grandson Marty was born in August of 2009. An incredibly beautiful baby who happened to have an extra copy of chromosome 21.  Since his birth I have looked for resources to learn more about … Continue reading

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