Video Journey to accompany people and events in the book, “D iz for Different – One Woman’s Journey to Acceptance“. You can view the book trailer here.
“A SIMPLE Kind Gesture Can Mean The WORLD To The ONE You Share It With …” –Camilla Downs
This is Gorgeous George in Manchester England. George and his Mum, Cheryl, were out buying a card. Cheryl was having one of those days. The clerks saw how HAPPY a blue balloon made George and kindly gave it to him. This kindness spread to Cheryl and uplifted her spirits.
Simple acts of kindness have a ripple effect like that of a rock thrown in water …. it spreads and then eventually comes back to you ….
Wednesday night an eWomenNetwork friend bought me a box of Dorinda’s chocolates. Yesterday I took some of that chocolate with me to pick up Thomas from school and shared with a friend. She texted me afterwards and said, “Thank You.” She said she had just experienced a heartache the size of Texas and my kind gesture is EXACTLY what she needed.
Spread some SIMPLE KINDNESS today … it truly does ripple in unexpected and magical ways!!! -Camilla
This is a photo of beautiful little Liam using a Light Box with brail tiles and the help of his sister. -Alisha Marie Peters
We choose how to view life … Beauty is in the heart of the beholder … We carry it with us always …. –Camilla Downs
What Makes You Different Inspires Others …. Let It Shine And Inspire Yourself …. -Camilla Downs
Different iz Good in Phoenix, Arizona too!! Go Eric Schaefer Go!! Go Lucas Schaefer Go!! AND Go Nora Schaefer Go!!
(Article published in Jewish News of Greater Phoenix Online – May 11, 2012)
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…… Nearly six years ago, our son Lucas was diagnosed with a rare chromosomal disorder called chromosome 18p deletion syndrome. The doctor that gave us the bleak diagnosis knew little about his syndrome – she handed my wife and me a page from a medical journal and said, “Lucas will probably never walk or talk, and it’s likely that he’ll die young.” …. Read more from the original article …
Be You, Be DARING, BE DIFFERENT ….. And Carry You’re Own Sunshine!! –Camilla Downs
What Would The Sky Be Like If All The Clouds Were The SAME? Accept and Embrace Different … Let YOUR Light SHINE! –Camilla Downs
D = Delightful I = Intuitive F = Fun F = Fabulous E = Enjoyable R = Real E = Enlightened N = Natural T = Tenacious . . . Different iz Good . . . Spread the Word –Camilla Downs