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I am the Daughter of Immigrants

With everything going on here at home and around the world right now, I wanted to share my perspective as a first generation-born Indian woman in America. My parents immigrated here from India in the early 1970’s with very little to their name – they had a few dollars in their pocket and a hell […]

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Down Syndrome Awareness Month

A Day in the Life with Down Syndrome: Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Once upon a time October was just like any other month. Our family participated in fun Fall activities and celebrated Halloween. Three years ago, however, October had new meaning. That was when we started celebrating Down Syndrome Awareness Month. Most people are aware of Down syndrome but there’s a very good reason for Down Syndrome […]

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My husband enjoying some quiet time with an orphan.  This young boy's mother died when he was four months old and his family was unable to afford formula.

Motherhood in Tanzania

I recently returned from my “bucket-list” safari in Africa. We visited Tanzania for 10 days, where we saw more animals than we could have imagined and had an absolutely amazing time! What I didn’t anticipate, however, was how affected I would be by the people we met in Tanzania. It really opened my eyes to […]

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A Letter to My Husband

Dear husband on your 30th birthday, I’m exhausted and tired and the kids are crying or asking me to chase them and then you come home from work and all that becomes better. I can breath a sigh of relief knowing that you are here to save the day, you are here to help take […]

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