Mom, You’re the Best! A Loving Tribute

 She's always been there for you.She's been the encourager-in-chief, coaxing you to try, to master new things, to explore your world in new ways. She's been your biggest cheerleader.  Her confidence in you and her gentle nudge have helped you to step out into the world. She's been your teacher and your strongest example.  Through her love, you've understood something of the love of God.  Through her patient instruction, you've mastered difficult subjects and adv … [Read more...]

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Two Lucky Moms Can Win a Trip to Hollywood, Meet the Stars, Walk the Red Carpet!

I just came back from Hollywood, where I was privileged to see an advance screening of the new film Heaven Is For Real and meet members of the cast, the director, the producer, and the Burpo family whose real-life story is told on the big screen.If you watch this page in the coming days, I'll be sharing reflections and reports based on two days of interviews and opportunities.  Today, though, I want to mention this:YOU, TOO, CAN GO TO HOLLYWOOD, and attend the Red Carpet Premiere of a g … [Read more...]

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Moms of Down Syndrome Babies: Be Not Afraid

Imagine you're expecting a baby, and you've just learned that your child will have Down syndrome.  Would you be afraid?This video is making the rounds on the Internet this week, in anticipation of World Down Syndrome Day on March 21.  The ad was developed in response to a letter sent to CoorDown, Italy's national organization for people with Down syndrome, from a young mother who had just learned of a fetal abnormality, and who worries what life will be like for her child.The theme for t … [Read more...]

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