Meet the Parents episode 13: Reading with kids and living with Down’s syndrome

Amie, Tim and debutant Hayley talk about the importance of reading with our kids and championing better communication and education about Down’s syndrome.

Show notes & links

You can buy Hayley’s book I Love You Natty: A Sibling’s Introduction to Down’s Syndrome from Amazon.

Find out more about Down’s on the Down’s Syndrome Association website.

Vote for your favourite blogs in the BritMums Brilliance in Blogging awards here. The polls close at midnight on May 18th and five members of the podcast team are shortlisted for awards as follows:

  • Dave (The DADventurer) – Family
  • Hayley (Downs Side Up) – Inspire
  • John (DadblogUK) – Readers’ Choice
  • Tim (Slouching towards Thatcham) – Readers’ Choice
  • Vicky (Verily Victoria Vocalises) – Video

Finally, Hannah tells Martha’s birth story. Congratulations to Hannah, Phil and Toby on Martha’s safe arrival.

You can find this week’s team on their blogs and across social media:

Amie: Blog: Finding Our Feet – Twitter – Facebook  – InstagramPinterest

Hayley: Blog: Downs Side UpTwitterFacebookInstagramPinterest

Tim: Blog: Slouching towards Thatcham – Twitter – FacebookInstagramPinterestYouTubeGoogle+


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One thought on “Meet the Parents episode 13: Reading with kids and living with Down’s syndrome

  1. Congratulations Hannah! And Tim, thank you for having me on the podcast, Amie it was a delight talking books with you and sorry everyone about the rubbish Cornish internet. We got there in the end!


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