Author Archives: Rose Godfrey

About Rose Godfrey

Rose Godfrey is a speech pathologist and mom. Her son, Dominic, is the inspiration for the Trisomy 21 Club blog. Rose writes about homeschooling, travel, parenting, Down syndrome, and sourdough. Yes, it's an eclectic mix. She has written four books: Start Homeschooling Today: No Experience Required, Sourdough Simplicity, The Pig in the Pantry and Other Homeschool Tales, and Don’t Put Headphones on the Cat.

How I Told My Children That Their Younger Brother Has Down Syndrome

Rose Godfrey   February 4, 2015   No Comments
At the hospital.

This piece originally appeared in the Appeal-Democrat where, a long time ago, I used to share stories about life and homeschooling and any other such thing that seemed interesting.  How I Told My Children That Their Younger Brother Has Down Syndrome We have been learning about chromosomes in our homeschool… Read more »

Exhaustion Meets Grace

Rose Godfrey   August 17, 2014   No Comments

Developmental Milestones in a Child with Down Syndrome | 16 Months

Rose Godfrey   June 8, 2014   No Comments

Developmental Milestones In A Child With Down Syndrome | 12 Months

Rose Godfrey   February 6, 2014   No Comments

Speech Development In A Child With Down Syndrome | 9 Months

Rose Godfrey   November 9, 2013   No Comments
Love hiking with Dad.

Building Communication for Early Language Development is Key for a Child with Down Syndrome Because he has Down syndrome, I fully expect that my son Dominic will develop speech and language skills in a slightly different way than my other children have done. Dominic’s speech development is of particular interest to me… Read more »

My Heartstrings are Stretched

Rose Godfrey   August 7, 2013   No Comments

Standing At The Top Of The World. Then My Heart Fell.

Rose Godfrey   August 2, 2013   No Comments

Should Down Syndrome Be Eliminated?

Rose Godfrey   April 7, 2013   No Comments