Today’s date, 3/21, is significant because people with Down syndrome have 3 genes on the 21st chromosome. For this reason, Down syndrome is also referred to as Trisomy-21.
My friend, Jennifer at Pinwheels has a wonderful write-up about today in which she celebrates Down syndrome and thought I would join in on the celebration.
We are heading to New York City this evening for an event at Barnes & Noble. Here is a link to other events that are planned through out the world.
3 Things I am grateful for: My family, My Blessings, Diversity
2 Things that inspire me: Kindness of others, Diversity in life, music, art, photography & thoughts
1 Thing I wish everyone knew: That living life with a child with Down syndrome is an amazing and magical journey.
Happy World Down Syndrome Day!