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Re-Blog~ Halloween Costumes and a Special Needs Child

Re-Blog~Halloween Costumes and a Special Needs Child

This is a fun look back at some of the Halloween costumes the boys have worn over the years.  Last Friday, Nick (who has Down syndrome and Autism) went gangsta to the school Halloween dance.  Shockingly, he kept the hat and necklace on much longer than I anticipated.

Snoop Nick is in da house……

Nick gangsta

Click on the link below to view more costumes the boys have worn:


I’ve been doing more re-blogs because we’ve picked up a bunch of new readers since launching the Facebook Page, “Down syndrome with a Slice of Autism.”  Plus it’s fun to go back and revisit some of these stories after two years.  That’s what is in my noggin this week.

Happy Halloween!


 happy halloween


Teresa is the Author of "A New Course: A Mother's Journey Navigating Down Syndrome and Autism" and the mother of two boys. Her youngest son, Nick is 29 years old and has a dual diagnosis of Down syndrome and autism (DS-ASD). Teresa's passion is helping others understand and navigate co-occurring Down syndrome and autism. She is a DS-ASD consultant, advocate, speaker, and author. Follow Nick's world on Facebook, Instagram & Pinterest @Down Syndrome With A Slice of Autism and on Twitter @tjunnerstall. For more information and media links, visit

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