Category Archives: Discoveries

A Parable.

Tweet You are born into a town that has a strange custom.  There is a family in town with a daughter who sits on the front sidewalk, and everyone in the town hits her with a whip as they walk … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned in 2.5 Years

Tweet When I started this blog, it was because we had just learned that our coming baby boy would have Down syndrome and I realized I didn’t know anything about it.  I wanted a place to share what I learned. … Continue reading

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Just an Amazing Sunny Day at Gas Works Park

Tweet Yesterday was sunny in Seattle so everyone… EVERYONE was outside. So we finally visited the famous Gas Works Park and that place is amazing! Of course, being Seattle, the first person we meet is this guy: The day was … Continue reading

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Yesterday I cried at the gym

Tweet Yesterday I cried at the gym, and not because I had the rockinest workout ever, although it was a good workout.  I cried because of one woman’s simple kindness. So let’s back up a bit. Levi pulls hair.  He … Continue reading

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Saturday

Tweet So in the Todd house, Saturday is “Adventure Day”.  At the beginning of the year, we talked about the fact that there are only 52 weeks in a year.  That’s only 52 Saturdays, 52 chances for adventure.  When we … Continue reading

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Everyone Should Read This Letter:

Tweet Really, sincerely everyone should click the link below and read this letter: A Letter to Mamas Parenting Children with Disabilities It’s been on my heart for a while now to write something along the lines of what she wrote. … Continue reading

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Please Pray for Cameron!

Tweet Can you believe that we went from this:     To this:   In two years?   Sometimes it’s so completely unbelievable to me.  Dear friends, I need to ask you pray and send your thoughts to little baby … Continue reading

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We’re Moving To Seattle! Just Kidding! But Really, We Are!… Maybe

Tweet     OK, but seriously, we are.   WE ARE MOVING TO SEATTLE!   Josh got a job offer and after MUCH deliberation, we have decided to go for it.  When I say “MUCH deliberation”, I mean MUUUUUUCH.  We … Continue reading

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Renaissance Festival!

Tweet Josh and I have gone to the Renaissance Festival every year for a while now, but this year was the best! The boys were finally old enough to start enjoying it for themselves and that made it incredibly more … Continue reading

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Down to the wire now

Tweet If we don’t get 5 hrs of readings, the study is no good. It has to end by 6:30 at the latest so I as type this, I’m holding my breath and not daring to move even though I’m … Continue reading

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