Triplets are ending Lawsyndrome!

Yesterday, 4/15, Coldon’s Krewe had the pleasure of meeting with Congressman Steve Scalise in Metairie, LA. I’m not sure if Congressman Scalise has ever had triplets in his office, but this was an amazing opportunity to show him that Coldon isn’t any different than Ella and Greyson! Coldon was babbling, squirming and wanted to inspect the […]

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The only way to make CHANGE is to create AWARENESS!

“It’s not Down syndrome holding us back, it’s Lawsyndrome.” This phrase from former President and CEO of the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS), Sarah Heart Weir, has become the reason I fight for Coldon and all individuals with disabilities. Once society becomes aware of the reality these laws force, fully capable individuals into, CHANGE will […]

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Let’s get moving on WDSD. 3/21 to END Lawsyndrome!

In honor of World Down Syndrome day and my birthday on Sunday, I’m pushing my triplets for 3.21 miles in their strollers next Thursday, March 21st! 💙💛 I’m challenging you to walk, run, dance, crawl or stroll your babies for 3.21 miles or 3 minutes and 21 seconds to raise awareness and end #lawsyndrome! I’m […]

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#ENDLAWSYNDROME

This is my “ask” for our congressmen in Washington; 2019 National Buddy Walk on Washington. Shawn Pittman – Stay at Home Mother, Blogger and Advocate for Down Syndrome Hello, my name is Shawn Pittman and I am a mother to triplets, Coldon, Ella and Greyson. Prior to becoming a mother, I worked in Marketing and my husband […]

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Pursuing a Life Long Passion while taking a much needed break!

To say my life is crazy is an understatement. My trio is currently sick and under my husband’s care while I am in Washington D.C. for two days. I’m sure I’ll hear how bad of a mother I am for leaving my sick babies at home while I’m traveling, but before you say anything, you […]

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Shopping with Purpose and Supporting a Small Business at the Same Time!

Margrit Co. provides us this opportunity! Owner and Designer, Maggie Blair Dietrick, began Margrit Co., in 2014. Working as a buyer and merchandiser, Maggie needed a “change and creative outlet;” welcome, Margrit Co. Designed and created by Maggie, “all pieces are made out of cultured, recycled glass and matted to replicate beach glass.” I love […]

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What is the hardest part of having triplets, one whom has Down syndrome?

This is a question I am frequently asked, but there are two parts to this question; what is the hardest part of having triplets and what is the hardest part about Down syndrome? Triplets and Down syndrome are hard by themselves, not going to sugar coat it. There are times when I feel like I […]

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