After writing my first post, “First Confession“, I was asked why I chose to write about Down Syndrome. Well, I’ve read the original blog of Confessions Of A Down Syndrome Daddy and I was honestly touched by it. I tried to revisit the website after a while and it was expired. I’ll choose not to name the family for privacy reasons and respect.
In order to understand why I chose to write about this subject other than continuing to raise the awareness of it, let me just give a brief background about me. I am from Hawaii and I have a business that offers tree removal services. Being born and raised here in Hawaii set me up with a loving foundation. There is special aura here in Hawaii that spreads love like no other place (as far as I know) – it’s called “Aloha”. I’ve been raised to love one another because as a whole, we are all the same. The way that we treat others, we are treating ourselves. And I guess that’s one of the unconscious reasons why I chose to write this blog, for the love for one another including the Down Syndrome population.
I do Continue reading My Second Confession: Why I Choose To Write About Down Syndrome
People usually shy away from down syndrome diagnosed individuals. It’s because most people do not understand much about it. That’s usually the case for a lot of things in life. When people don’t understand things they stay away from it. It’s only when people are educated about the particular subject they would be more engaged.
With down syndrome Continue reading Just Like You…
Welcome to Confessions Of A Down Syndrome Daddy.
My name is Rick and my first confession is that I am not the original owner of this URL (confessionsofadownsyndromedaddy.com). I am not associated with the original owner, the father of a child with DS, but with all due respect I’ll try to represent this informational blog about down syndrome as best as I can. I just found this domain name and thought it would fit perfectly with what I will strive to do – to spread the awareness of down syndrome.
Come back here as I will be constructing this blog and updating it ofte. Thank you and I’ll see you soon!