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Happy Soul Project: If I had to choose again I'd still choose Pip...#wisewords, #downsyndrome,

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The most untalked about, unappreciated, unknown giant in the African American community - Vivien_Thomas was an African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome in the 1940s.

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Vivien Thomas was a key player in pioneering the anastomosis of the subclavian artery to the pulmonary artery.The surgical work he performed with Alfred Blalock paved the way for the successful outcome of the Blalock-Taussig shunt. Unable to attend college for lack of money, Thomas began as Dr. Blalock's lab assistant, but his skill in designing surgical tools and inventing surgical techniques made him invaluable. His work was unrecognized until late in his life because he was…

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OoOoOooooo ~ What a pretty little girl and such a pretty setting :) Can't wait for Aria and I to enjoy photo shoots in the garden as well~

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How to Raise a Child With Down Syndrome: Advice and Resources

How to Raise a Child With Down Syndrome: Advice and Resources - A mother of a child with Down syndrome shares her recommendations.

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Family Is More Than Blood t-shirt by @sevenly Necklace by @31 Bits Proceeds from t-shirt help fund adoptions of children with Down syndrome.

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