Should I Send Both My Typical And My Special Needs...

When I decided to put my daughter with Down syndrome in the same school as my son , I received a lot of suggestions and advice from other...

A Must Read For Special Need Mothers – Come Indulge !

We all mothers know this and have probably gone through it million of times.  Picture it; you had a terrible day. The laundry is still not done! The...

Special Need Mothers: Do You Have Wings?

  It all started with a simple question that I was asked on LIVE TV by the anchor (Yes, I want  to boast that I was on TV!). This...

Vacations With Your Special Needs Child? Think Before You Plunge!

A vacation is what you take when you can no longer take what you've been taking. - Earl Wilson How true are these words and how wonderful it is to...

Down Syndrome Is No Different – A...

Siblings are the most important yet the most neglected people in the lives of our children with special needs. After the diagnosis while we as parents go through...

Changing The Perception Of Children With Down Syndrome

Yesterday, I was invited to speak at National Conference On Down Syndrome. It was not just an honour but was an opportunity for me to address my fellow...

When Your ‘Special’ Child Makes ‘Typical’ Friends And You Cry Happy...

When you are a mother of a child with special needs certain things are a given and you are expected to accept these certain things without exceptions. Extended...

Should Women With Special Needs Have A Right To Motherhood?

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. -Barbara Kingsolver Motherhood has always been considered a right of every woman. Thin, Fat, rich, poor, urban, rural, it is...

7 Special Needs Mother Bloggers You Must Follow!

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.”- Harper...

Self-talk In Special Needs : A Must Know Guide For...

Soliloquies are not just for the stage. Children often speak aloud their internal conversations with the self. Generally, they stop with age but for children with learning disabilities,...

I Have Stopped Crying: A Special Needs Mother!

 This beautiful post is written by Capt. Kiran Pun, ex army officer. Kiran is a  precious friend and a  fellow mother. She is married to Lt Col K Sathiyamoorthy,...

Oh My God! Am I Going To Look After My Special...

 This guest post is written by Kavitha Sivakumar. Kavitha currently lives in USA and has a son with Down Syndrome. She is working as a  CPA and is...