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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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Is your child Left Handed? by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Did you know, till the age of 5 years children use both of their hands? And forcing your child to use right hand instead of left can cause developmental delays. I did no ... Read on »
Nice things people say by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome "Ya Allah, ye baby kitani KHUBSHURAT hai" <-- try reading it in typical Urdu tone.. Autowala asked Navya's Nanny "Ye aapki baby hai?" She said "Nahin, mere madam ki ha ... 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 »
Trapped in a slow motion race? by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome It's something like I am in a race, initially quite ahead of everyone and then I see one by one my friends crossing me and taking over, moving so fast that I loose their s ... Read on »
When Silence Can Kill... Defend Down syndrome, defend Adoption, Break the Silence by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Copying a post from Stephanie here. Stephanie thank you so so much for writing this. ----------------------------------------------- Teri Lynn... beautiful Ter ... Read on »
Introducing Angie and her Warrior by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Her Reece's  Rainbow profile says Angie 4F Girl, born February 2009Hazel eyesThe nature of the active, lively, well played with toys, malokontaktnaya, few emotions---- ... Read on »
Milestone Diary: Self feeding by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome 5 July 2011 Today, Navya had her breakfast all on her own :) She ate a bowl full of sprouts with SPOON without spilling, without any prompting from me. I wish I had r ... 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 »
Some Inspiration by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Look what I found :) http://www.dnaindia.com/health/report_kids-with-downs-syndrome-make-great-employees_1522699 http://www.indianexpress.com/news/life-of-dignity ... Read on »
Playschool Convocation by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Graduated from Just Kiddin' Playchool Year 2011 Navya had great time in Just Kiddin' last year. Her Teacher N has always given her extra attention and we are really g ... Read on »
Nice things people say.... by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Life is worth living when I see Navya. Thank you for sharing her :) Read on »
Fashionable Friday by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome P.S someone had gifted this little frock to Navya when she was 6 months old. Now we wear it as a top. :( yeah she still fits in it. Read on »
Happy Holi :) by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome HAPPY HOLI !!!! Leaving you with few pics of Holi Celebration in Navya's School. You hardly see any colors here ( I am in a way glad for that), they played in their spl ... Read on »
Pony Illusion by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome What do I do that with those silky/super straight/thick black hair this summer?? The front portion hair just refuse to come backwards and opposite is the case for ... Read on »
This one is for Devasena :) by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome First of all congratulations to Devasena . She is been blessed with twins; a boy  and a girl. WOW :)) On your request Devi, here is Navya's header photo. Please click on ... Read on »
Niraamayaa : A Waldorf Inspired Center in Powai by Pallavi Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I got to know about Niraamayaa when I was school hunting for Navya. I have been there twice till date, frankly speaking I loved the Ideas and thoughts Nirupama Rao has ... Read on »