Category Archives: Speaking Engagements

Kindness Is Never Far Away

Never underestimate the power of kindness, its’ always around the corner. World Down syndrome Awareness Day is March 21st, and this is the day that we come together to celebrate people with Down syndrome, their abilities and their accomplishments. We … Continue reading

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Life is what we make of it

Every day I feel blessed to have this amazing young man as my son. He reminds me that anything is possible. When Andrew was born, the Dr came into the hospital room and said “I believe your son has Down … Continue reading

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Celebrating World Down Syndrome Day, Everyday!

Andrews journey in life is leading to many beautiful destinations. This past week, Andrew was invited to speak to grade 6 students from Saint ursula School in McGregor ON and to pick up 505 decorate socks for Andrew’s “Rock Your … Continue reading

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Andrew’s 2nd Blog Post

Andrew’s Blog: Saturday We went to the mall to sell My shirts. I helped We Care For Kids from my sales. We met Olaf and lots of nice people. Monday We Went to london for my Dr Appointment. They checked … Continue reading

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Tea for 3-2-1

There are days when you just need to celebrate and share it with others…. this is what Andrew & I (Andrew’s mom) had the opportunity to do a couple of weeks ago with the Brantford Down Syndrome Association, during their … Continue reading

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Andrew speaks to students at the University of Windsor

Andrew & I, along with 3 other guest speakers spoke to about 80 students in the Human Kentics program at the University Of Windsor March 20th. The purpose of this course is to teach students why and how to modify … Continue reading

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Teaching to college students :)

Andrew went back to college…………. well he went back as a teacher…….. OK, he actually went back with me Karen Pickle (Andrew’s mom) to speak to students enrolled in the Educational Assistance Program at St. Clair College on February 14th. … Continue reading

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