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Linda Nargi

I am the proud mama to Lila, who is almost 3 years old, and has Down Syndrome. She is the light of our lives and the sunshine in our family. I blog about Down Syndrome, health issues, friends with Down Syndrome, typical friends, struggles/challenges in the IEP process, funny stories, pictures... Full Bio
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Soaking it up... by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Lila didn't have school today so after we dropped Lexi off at preschool we went to Barnes & Noble, Target, JCPenney and Chik-fil-A. We had a great tim ... Read on »
Soaking it up... by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Lila didn't have school today so after we dropped Lexi off at preschool we went to Barnes & Noble, Target, JCPenney and Chik-fil-A. We ... Read on »
All you need is love... and a little schooling by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I start my CNA classes tonight so I set out to make this a perfect, memorable day with the girls. You know, the kind you see represented in those pi ... Read on »
The bond between these sisters is crazy strong! by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We have a new tradition at night.  Lila and Lexi sit in the rocking chair in Lexi's room and Lila reads Lexi a bedtime story.  Then they do prayers together, with Lila lea ... Read on »
The bond between these sisters is crazy strong! by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We have a new tradition at night.  Lila and Lexi sit in the rocking chair in Lexi's room  and Lila reads Lexi a bedtime story.  Then they do prayers together, w ... Read on »
All you need is love... and a little schooling by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I start my CNA classes tonight so I set out to make this a perfect, memorable day with the girls. You know, the kind you see represented ... Read on »
Some history on our Lila girl. And some Christmas magic. by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome As I'm finishing up this blog post Lila is playing with her Doc McStuffins interactive book. She asked to have her iPad and I told her she needed to clean up her ... Read on »
Never a dull moment... by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We were staying in our pj's last Sunday.That was the plan. We were going tolay low and try torecover from the craziness of thelast couple of weeks. And then I noticed tha ... Read on »
Never a dull moment... by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We were staying in our pj's last Sunday. That was the plan. We were going to lay low and try to recover from the  craziness of the last couple of weeks. ... Read on »
Some history on our Lila girl. And some Christmas magic. by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome As I'm finishing up this blog post Lila is playing with her Doc McStuffins interactive book. She asked to have her iPad and I told her she needed to clea ... Read on »
It's National Adoption Day! by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome When we toldfamily and friends that we were planning toadopt a baby girl withDown syndrome, therewere some concerns about howthe adoption would affect our Lila girl. ... Read on »
I'm coming back... by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome It was a quiet day. Lila was up much oflast night with a stomach bug soshe was weak and tired today. Lexi wasn't feelingwell either.Nothing I could pinpointbut she was qui ... Read on »
Looking for a unique Christmas gift idea? by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Are you looking for something creative to give your little one for Christmas this year? Lexi is soexcited she can'twait for us toshare this with you!   Check out the ... Read on »
Looking for a unique Christmas gift idea? by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Are you looking for something creative to give your little one for Christmas this year? Lexi is so excited she can't wait for us to share this with you!   ... Read on »
I'm coming back... by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome It was a quiet day. Lila was up much of last night with  a stomach bug so she was weak and  tired today. Lexi wasn't feeling well either. Nothing I could pin ... Read on »
It's National Adoption Day! by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome When we told family and friends  that we were planning to adopt a baby girl with Down syndrome, there were some concerns about how the adoption would affect  ou ... Read on »
10/29/2013 IVIG treatment by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We had an interesting experience at Lila'streatment today.It started outpretty uneventful.The nurse had a bit of a hard time accessing Lila's port but that happens sometime ... Read on »
10/29/2013 IVIG treatment by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We had an interesting experience at Lila's treatment today. It started out pretty uneventful. The nurse had a bit of  a hard time accessing  Lila's port but  tha ... Read on »
Taking Inventory~ the important stuff by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome The other day I was talkingto a lady wholost her houseand most of her belongingsin the Black Forest Fire. She said that while it wasincredibly sad,she took itas a chance t ... Read on »
A message to all educators and therapists Part II by Linda Nargi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome When you start talkingabout my little girllike she is  a statistic...you lose me. When you start talking about working toward "normalizing"my little girl...you lose ... Read on »