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Mamapedia, “Meriah’s Story

Mamapedia, “What to Say to Me When You Hear My Daughter Has Down Syndrome”

Mamalode, “Be Not Scared

Offbeat Mama, “Why a mother with a disability ...”

Mamapedia, “The Choice to Suffer

BlogHer, “How and Why to Use a Vision Board

BlogHer, “A Childhood of Freckles and Scars”

BlogHer, “The Top 5 Things I Like About Having a Kid with Down syndrome

Parents, “What People With Down syndrome Bring to the World: Everything!”

Scary Mommy, “Choosing Moxie

What to Expect, “5 things to Expect When Your Child Has a Disability

 Offbeat Families, “The Relay of Special Needs Parenting”

Scary Mommy, “Kid Sized Truths About Down syndrome

Brain Child, “No Limit

Mamalode, “Partners in Crime

Scary Mommy, “10 Easy Ways to Show You are Cool With Special Needs and Disability

Mamalode, “Start to Flow, “Meriah Nichols on the Biggest Problem Facing People with Down syndrome

Huffington Post,Why I’m Not Touching the Story of the Abandoned Baby with Down syndrome

Limping Chicken, “10 Dumb Things the Hearing Say to the Deaf




Meriah Nichols is teacher and artist who lives in a yurt off the grid. She is deaf, has 3 kids (one with Down syndrome) and a lot of chickens. She writes about travel, disability, and getting dishes done. She likes her tea Earl Grey and hot.


#deaf mom, teacher & #disability activist, living in a yurt #offthegrid. 3 kids (1 with #downsyndrome), a camera and a lot of chickens. Never a dull moment
So lovely. Thank you for this, @OjiDannelley, and your message needs to be heard. #poweron - 24 hours ago