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Pallavi

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I am a mom to a lovely girl 'Navya' born on 6th Sept 2008. Navya is born with an extra chromosome. I have started this blog to post our journey with Navya. Hope you enjoy reading. :) Please feel free to comment.
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"This child will have this problem" by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Do you hear this from your Pediatrician? I hear this many times Navya is having cold from past 2 weeks, no fever but just the runny nose. Finally we saw the doc yesterd ... Read on »
19 Month Assessment Updates by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Navya's 18 months assessment was due for over a month. We got it done 2 days back. Well we haven't received the copy of assessment yet. But the Dev Pediac discussed the conc ... Read on »
3 years back today (post from daddy) by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome 3 years back an expecting father was waiting eagerly to his wife's ceaserian operation to get over safely and to see the face of their baby... at 10.15 am the doctor arriv ... Read on »
A long due update and lots of Photos by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Hi All, I apologies for not posting. But I am back now and hope will post more frequently now. Let me mention here, what I couldn't post in past 2 and 1/2 months. ... Read on »
Admit special kids or face action: CBSE by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome India still doesn't have an Integrated School sytem. Getting a special needs child admitted to a school is a big task. For Pre Schools the options are quite good. These days ... Read on »
Adults with autism are hired to test software :) by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome How cool is that? Please read the full news here  http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/jobs/aspiritech-hires-adults-with-autism-to-test-software/arti ... Read on »
Advance Birthday Celebrations by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Last weekend we were with my in laws and as per tithi (ummm Hindu calender i guess) Navya's b'day was on Friday 28th. So we had a small get together and celebrated Navya's 1st ... Read on »
After a REAL long break by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome It has been a real real long time from the time I posted any update on Navya, sorry readers. All is well with us.  Thanks  for the emails, I decided to finally get back t ... Read on »
And the battle begins... by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Just got a call from 'Tree House' that "They can not admit my child to playschool, as my child has down's syndrome and she needs to go to a special school. Whatever the teac ... Read on »
Anybody for Scuba diving??? by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome No. That's not a scuba diving suit. :) That's a special body suit to help Navya build better muscle tone. Our tummy is still a big concern, it gives stress on her ... Read on »
B'day Party Pics by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome This celebration was organised by our friends in TheVillage. It's a Rajsthani Theme Restaurant. We had great time. Here are few pics. I had to put it in collage,as the i ... Read on »
Back to school :) by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Update on schooling: School Principal and class teachers are saying they want to see Navya in Nursery class and not in Playschool. If you remember we wanted Navya to ... Read on »
Beat the October Heat by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome with this new cool haircut :) Read on »
Body Suit Makeover by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome To add some fun element to the boring body suit, we painted some of Navya's fav. things on it. This is how it looks now  Two most fav. things on the arms(someone ... Read on »
Book Review - New Language of Toys by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome The book talks about the Stages of speech development. Age appropriate toys (0-6 yrs) with photographs Sample Dialogues while playing with the toy Checklists ... Read on »