Calvin, 22q Deletion · Family Life

A Big Brother with 22q

When we found out our first baby, Calvin, born with 22q deletion syndrome, was going to be a big brother – and much sooner than we expected! – I tried to imagine what the future would hold for him and his baby brother. With no reason to worry about a genetic anomaly affecting my second… Continue reading A Big Brother with 22q

Calvin, 22q Deletion · Family Life

Calvin’s First Curse Word

It turns out I actually have a worse potty mouth now that I am a parent than I did pre-kids. Go figure. I was folding and putting away laundry a couple of weeks ago and Henry was napping and Calvin was hovering, buzzing around me like a little bee chattering silly things and jumping on… Continue reading Calvin’s First Curse Word