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T21TravelingAfghan

There is a very special blanket making it's way from one family to another all over the world. The common tie? Down syndrome. Each family who receives the afghan for one week has a member with T21. They get the blanket, take photos with their family and pass the blanket (and an accompaning... Full Bio
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Aidan's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome The afghan spent some time with the ultra adorable Mr. Aidan in Canada!  As you can see, they made fast friends! I'm loving seeing ... Read on »
We've Been Plugged! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I'm used to this project touching the lives of people who know and love someone with Down syndrome.  I'm used to the families being appreciative and affected. What I' ... Read on »
An Afghan For Chelsea by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome This adorable little girl is Miss Chelsea! Chelsea received her very own afghan and is showing all the love she can! ... Read on »
Wysdom's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome The afghan is enjoying its stay in Ontario, Canada, as you can see from the following photos of Mr. Wysdom and his sister, Blyss! The afghan arrived just in time to ac ... Read on »
An Afghan For Trey by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Another fundraising afghan was given to the IMDSA (International Down Syndrome Association) and ended up in the hands of the super cute Mr. Trey! As you can see, he wa ... Read on »
Updated Video Montage!! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Here is the updated video of The Traveling Afghan! Every picture I have received from each kiddo who has had the afghan in his/her grasp is included in the video. This i ... Read on »
An Afghan For The World Down Syndrome Day Fundraiser by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Here is the updated video of The Traveling Afghan! Every picture I have received from each kiddo who has had the afghan in his/her grasp is included in the video. Thi ... Read on »
An Afghan For Julie by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Miss Julie contacted me via Facebook and asked if Miss Em and I would like to do an afghan swap. I immediately said yes!! Not only did Julie make and send Miss Em an ... Read on »
Alexa's Family and Her "T21 Circle of friends" by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Not only has the afghan arrived for time with our THIRD Candadian family, but it went from one family with twins to another! How great is that!?!? Little Miss Alexa h ... Read on »
Nathaniel's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Nathaniel and twin brother, Carter, are our second Canadian family to receive the afghan! You can read all about the brothers on their family blog, Here Comes The Dynamic ... Read on »
Liam's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome The Traveling Afghan has finally crossed international borders! The adorable Mr. Liam was the first Canadian to hold the afghan for a week and even got to take it alon ... Read on »
Sophia's Afghan by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome This is Sophia. Sophia is an orphan with Down syndrome in Eastern Europe and today is her GOTCHA day! She is now the daughter of Jennifer and Hector Sanchez ... Read on »
Riley's Afghan by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Adorable Mr. Riley has finally received his afghan! As you can see, they made fast friends!! You can check out this post to see m ... Read on »
Down Syndrome Awareness Walk by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome A lot of people ask what they can do for this project.  I get numerous emails per week asking how they can pitch in.  In one word, YARN!  I can never have enough yarn!!  If ... Read on »
Micah's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Mr. Micah is actually a local family, but is currently residing out of state for a few years!  Here he is with the afghan, having a blast! Micah also ... Read on »
Max's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome After Lilja, the afghan was passed on to her friend, Max ! Max's mom even had photos taken with Max and the afghan!  How precious are these?!?! ... Read on »
Lilja's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome After the afghan came back home to Wisconsin, Emmalee handed it off to her friend Lilja! Lilja and the afghan! It's mine!  Ha ha ha!! Lilja ... Read on »
Emmalee's Family (Round Two!) by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I had a conference to attend this past weekend, so I brought the afghan back home for a bit so it could attend!  I have no words for the emotions I felt as I took in every ... Read on »
An Afghan For Megan by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Back in August, Sonia and I ran a "Win Your Own Afghan" contest and we ended up with two winners!  Miss MaKenna received her afghan awhile ago and now her friend, Megan has ... Read on »
An Afghan For Lily by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome One of our local families will be traveling to Eastern Europe to bring home their daughter, Lily! You can read about their adoption on their blog, A Home For Lily ! To ... Read on »