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Can Children With Special Needs Really Have ‘Typical’ Friends..?

  It was a normal evening in my kids' school premises. I was waiting for my son and his class to come back after an excursion. There were Mothers...

Down’s syndrome doesn’t define these young, Israeli backpackers..!!

This was the headline that got my attention over everything else. I was busy glancing at the paper while sipping my Sunday morning tea. The title was catchy...

Guest blogger wanted !!

October is down syndrome awareness month and I would love to hear some of your experiences of raising a child who rocks his extra chromosome !! I know...

Two incidents; one will make you feel proud and the other...

Time and again we come across incidents which disgust us, make us angry and outrageous about the discrimination that still happens at the hands of some people, who...

It’s A Must Watch For Parents Of Children With Special Needs

Having a child with special needs in your life brings not only challenges, but also evokes great emotions and fear of future. The future means a lot of...

3 reasons absent mindedness is good for you…?

I am sure most of you are wondering why am I talking about absent mindedness out of all the possible topics in Down syndrome awareness month. The first...

Let me tell you a story today..!

“After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.”- Phillip Pullman   Story telling is an art and I believe it comes naturally to all...

Up down boy; It made my day and will make yours...

  Whenever I hear of an achievement by a child or an adult of Down syndrome, my heart swells with pride. I feel delighted. I feel the emotions, the...

I love this school..!

  Choosing a School for our precious ones is never easy but the real value of this accomplishment can only be understood by the parents of a child with...

Indelible: A heart touching story of 7 people with down syndrome...

This video is India's official entry for World Down syndrome Congress and It would touch your heart in more ways than one. I had tears in my eyes...

A “special” daughter’s day..!!

Yesterday was daughter’s day and I am sure all mothers who have a special girl or angel in their lives must have celebrated it by being together with...

3 reasons why I love my daughter’s lies..!

Oliver Wendell, a famous Poet, author, physician, lecturer and  one of the best writers of 19th century once wrote, “Pretty much all the honest truth telling in the world...