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Why We Stopped Going House to House for the Holidays

We hit a breaking point. We were so tired of rushing from house to house; we had truly begun to dread holidays. It was time to make a change for our family.

WATCH: Hobby Lobby Lights Up Mom Hearts With Viral Christmas Ad

Has Hobby Lobby entered the world of emotionally persuasive holiday short-form cinema? It would certainly seem so! And their Christmas ad effort is 100% geared toward what is undoubtedly their most loyal customer: busy (exhausted, out-of-time) moms.

“This Christmas I Want Food”: What These Foster Kids Want For Christmas Is Heartbreaking

None of them asked for this year’s hottest toy, or another video game to add to their collection. No, the children who filled out these tags listed their “innermost dreams”—things that should be part of everyone’s childhood.

Tag: Down Syndrome

Dying Mom Loses It After Watching Son With Down Syndrome Score His First Touchdown

Michigan’s Novi High School senior Robby Heil is the official “hydration manager” for his high school football team. He has Down syndrome, but any player or coach on the team would tell you he’s been an integral part of the Wildcat family for the last three and a half years.

Mom Snaps Back at Doctor Offering to Abort Down Syndrome Baby With Bold Truth

“My midwife was in tears telling me that ‘No one ever keeps the babies with Downs.’"

“I Basically Had Twin Girls With Down Syndrome…And Now I Was Having Twins!”: Mom Shares Miraculous Adoption Story

"In 10 months time, we had gone from 3 children to 6 children, assuming our family was complete. But we were wrong once again..."

“She Said They Become ‘The Pet of The School.’ The Life I Had Imagined Crashed Before Me & Fell to Pieces.”

"The happiest moment of my life turned to the darkest... It was as if a tornado hit that room and I was in the eye of it as her life was torn apart around me. I had done this. It was my fault."

To My Daughter With Down Syndrome, I Want to Tell You… Your Story

"I want you to know some things about yourself that others may not know..."

“I Had No Idea How I Was Going to Tell Him. He Had No Clue”: Dad’s Response to Down Syndrome Daughter Is Totally Beautiful

"My husband had left for the next 8 months at this point. The doctor said, 'I know you said no to terminating, but no one would blame you.'"

Dear Kids, I’m Not Sorry Your Brother Has Special Needs

When I first received the Down syndrome diagnosis for your brother, the first coherent thought I had was, “Poor him”, which quickly turned to “poor you.” I exited the present and started living in your futures.