Family, Siblings

31 for 21: One from the archives

My brother Sam (13) and son Red (2) have a special relationship. Red just loves Sam and Sam really likes to be an uncle - helping him wash his hands before dinner and playing on the floor. I found this picture today from when Red was about 7 months old and Sam 11 years old.… Continue reading 31 for 21: One from the archives

Family, Siblings, Uncategorized

31 for 21: Jamie Foxx on his sister with Down syndrome

Did you know that Jamie Foxx has a sister with Down syndrome? I didn't! (Although I'm really out of the celebrity loop)  Her name is DeOndra Dixon. Jamie doesn't call Down syndrome a "condition" just "living." A diagnosis doesn't describe who we are, it is just one facet of our lives a person. I agree with *almost*… Continue reading 31 for 21: Jamie Foxx on his sister with Down syndrome

Ages and Stages, Family, Siblings

Bragging rights – My sibs in the press!

This past weekend April (22), Jake (18), and Sam (13) were in the NE supplement to the Cincinnati Enquirer: Each week they participate in ballroom dancing at the A-Marika Dance Company in Sharonville, OH. Look out Tom Burgeron!