Saturday, October 23, 2010

Buddy Walk 2010

In one word, AWESOME! We had a great team show up to support Sophia again this year and a beautiful day to be out walking for such a great cause! I got lots of pictures of the walk, but am to exhausted to upload them tonight, so tomorrow I will have them up for everyone to see.

Thank you again to everyone who donated and walked with us on our team. We greatly appreciate all of the love and support that each of you have given us. We are truly blessed to have wonderful friends and family in our lives! Thank you, thank you, thank you! Your support has always been greatly appreciated :)

Down syndrome is NOT:
1. being institutionalized
2. a life of pain
3. sadness
4. never going to college
5. not getting married
6. suffering
7. not able to comprehend life

Down syndrome IS:
1. early intervention programs
2. speech, physical and occupational therapies
3. full or part inclusion in typical schools
4. having friends
5. can and does go to college
6. can and does marry
7. MANY opportunities
8. holding a worthwhile job
9. more and more public acceptance
10 happiness
11 loving life
12 achieving amazing things
13 having fun!

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