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Mothers day-The Mania And Me

Going by the caption I know I sound a little cynical but can't help the hubbub around the day today. Since morning, there is an invisible air of...

Down Syndrome Doesn’t Define My Daughter

Finally! the hard work paid. Aarshia read the entire book on her own! Mom floating in the air already. Project 'reading' phase one completed. Best part, the entire thing...

Raising Children ? How To Keep Your Sanity

  “Before I got married I had six theories about raising children; now, I have six children and no theories” - John Wilmot, I always smile, when I read these...

Teaching Reading To Your Child With Down Syndrome

Finally got down to making the book for Aarshia. Tried to make use of the available resources that I had at home. Old sheets, pictures, fevistick, red marker and...

More like you than different!

Attended a seminar on " down syndrome, (more like you than different )holistic approach"in chanakyapuri, new delhi. This was first of a kind in the capital and though...

Introducing ‘reading’

 Starting a project with my daughter "Aarshia" on reading sentences. Now that she can recognise, read, write alphabets, both big and small, knows phonic sounds ( still struggles...

You Are Not Alone – Few Words For New Parents

               I know you think life has been unfair, and its completely allright to think that way. It seems that you were promised...

The down syndrome creed !

My face may be different But my feelings the same I laugh and I cry And I take pride in my gains I was sent here among you To teach you to love As...

A truly inspirational story!

This piece of writing helped me immensely. When I was broke, sad and over stricken with grief, I used to read this and this used to give me lot of...

Up Syndrome

                                     Somebody has rightly said "Life does not have to be perfect to...