Changing the World

I shared this article with Marcus:

“16 People With Down Syndrome Changing the World”

He replied with “Yes, I am.”

This article from The Mighty rocks with some big-time accomplishments and names, including the Marcus Sikora. 🙂

On our Facebook Page – we encouraged everyone to share about the person with Down Syndrome you know – who is changing the world!

Check out the full article on The Mighty Here.

RIP Sr. Mary Evangeline

SRE at school

Words In the World Wednesday

This last week I shared a tribute to a woman who made a difference in the lives of many families in my community. As my husband said, “She brought special needs education out of the Stone Age, and virtually single-handedly.” The founder of the Madonna School, Sister Mary Evangeline. I shared my tribute to her on the Madonna School Blog and also The Mighty graciously picked up the story. It made me smile to

Here We Go! #DSAM2014 and 31 For 21


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Alright Friends! Here we go. It’s Down syndrome Awareness Month and we’ve got things to share!

Let’s kick it off with a revamp of “The Good Life” which was shared this morning by The Mighty.

On a recent road trip to central Nebraska, my son, Marcus, leaned back and sighed, “This is the good life.” That particular weekend there was much ado about Nebraska’s slogan, “The Good Life,” with talk of change. So I smiled in agreement while my mind wandered over the parallel