Each blog that I read brings me closer to myself. I am evolving. My outlook on life changed after the positive pregnancy test, after her diagnosis via amnio, and after having Harper. I feel like I'm starting over. Who am I? Blogs have helped me answer this question. It's an ever-changing progress and will probably never be complete.
I started this blog for many reasons. To keep my family and friends updated with Harper and her milestones. But to education and inform. To raise awareness that Down syndrome is
I was an English major. I like to read. I enjoy writing. But I was lost. For years I thought I wanted to teach. Once the time came, I realized it wasn't for me. I was
I blog because I want my daughter to be accepted. I blog because I want Down syndrome to be accepted and rejoiced. Not hidden with tears. She is to be enjoyed. She is the epitome of the "up side of Down syndrome." She is, by far, the happiest baby I have ever met. Her smile will make your heart melt....instantly. Her laugh, well you get the idea. Harper Alice is delightful.
I blog because it brings me closer to myself but I blog because of Harper. She needs her mommy to be whole.
I know most of you come for the pics of Harper and that's alright. Each picture is instant gratification. My hope is that you read a few words every now and then and learn something new.