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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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Sophia's Afghan On The News!! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome The Sanchez family has been a bit delayed in flying out to Eastern Europe to bring home Sophia, but I just read they boarded a plane THIS VERY MORNING!! Recently, the ... Read on »
An Afghan For Marissa by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Miss Marissa has her own afghan and, as you can see, her and her beagle are loving it up! You can read all about Marissa and her family on their ... Read on »
An Afghan For Alayna by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Little LC Boom Boom's mom ordered both LC and her friend, Alayna , their very own afghans! As you can see, Miss Alayna is in love with hers! You can learn ... Read on »
An Afghan For Sophia by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome This post is a bit different because the owner of the afghan hasn't quite made it to her home, or her family yet. However, her afghan is firmly in place, waiting for her ar ... Read on »
An Afghan For Joey by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Mister Joey received his sea and sand afghan!!  This yarn is amazing!  It was the first time I worked with a natural yarn!  It is 85% wool and 15% mohair.  It was donated b ... Read on »
An Afghan For Matthew by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Mr. Matthew has his very own afghan! You can see his mom's post about it here! As you can see, it was love at first snuggle! You can read all about ... Read on »
DJ's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Mister DJ recently went in to have some surgical procedures done and look what was right beside him! What better comfort than an afghan! DJ is healing well!  You can ... Read on »
Sarah and Bridget's Families by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Mister DJ recently went in to have some surgical procedures done and look what was right beside him! What better comfort than an afghan! DJ is healing w ... Read on »
An Afghan For Zoey by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Miss Zoey from Little Wonders received her afghan! If you aren't familiar with this little one, she has quite the story to tell! Paraphrased from her family's blog Zo ... Read on »
An Afghan For Brooklyn by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome The beautiful Miss Brooklyn has received her afghan! Per her mom, Brooklyn loves it!  What a beautiful little girl! Read on »
Charming! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I typically don't wear jewelry unless it has significance to me. I received a charm necklace from Addy and Sam in exchange for an afghan and I recently also received a matc ... Read on »
A New Series! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Since this blog gets a bit of traffic (presumably) from new parents or newly diagnosed parents of Down syndrome, I wanted to start a new series on the blog about general in ... Read on »
Sarah's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Sarah and her mom, Joyce, keep a blog entitled Class of 2008 . I love following Sarah (a 2008 high school graduate) on her life journey! I will post some of the pictures o ... Read on »
Ben's Family by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Look at this absolutely adorable little man! Mr. Ben took his time with the afghan in Ohio and, as you can see, they made fast friends!! ... Read on »
An Afghan For Konner by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Adorable Mister Konner has received his afghan!  As you can see, he is quite in love with it!           What a cutie!!  I hope Konner enjoys his afg ... Read on »
Spread The Word To End The Word!! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Today, March 3, 2010, is National End the R-Word Day, a time for us to stop and reflect on how our own speech affects those around us. Please take some time today to join ... Read on »
An Afghan For Amelia by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome If you read blogs, chances are you are familiar with Gina and her girls over at Mom Blog !  I "met" Gina several years ago when I was gathering information regarding adopti ... Read on »
An Afghan For Isaac by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I frequently cruise the web, looking for articles on individuals with Down syndrome and their families.  On one such day, I came across an article about Isaac Watson on the ... Read on »
One Year Anniversary!! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Today is the first anniversary of The T21 Traveling Afghan Project!  To celebrate, I'd like to share some facts and information! In the past year, the traveling afgha ... Read on »
One Year Anniversary! by T21TravelingAfghan Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Today is the first anniversary of The T21 Traveling Afghan Project!  To celebrate, I'd like to share some facts and information! In the past year, the traveling afghan h ... Read on »