Originally posted on our sacred breath: Since starting the 99 Days to FASDay in 2017, there have been updates to some posts and new ones added in 2018, 2019 and even more in 2020 with updates in research. It became too cumbersome to remove links and release each day so for 2020 all links are…
Originally posted on FASD: Learning with Hope: By SB_FASD Stop presses! Breaking news! I went for a walk today. Not a going-to-buy-slime-ingredients walk. Not a this-dog-is-climbing-the-walls-and-needs-to-get-out walk. Not a going-to-catch-the-train-for-work walk. No, this was an honest-to-goodness walk. Alone. Just for me. They talk about muscle memory. My body remembers. I once ran hard and smoothly…
Red Shoes Rock honors the FASD pioneers – Dr. Paul Lemoine, Dr. Christy Ulleland, Dr. David Smith – Thank you! For over 100 years physicians had known that alcohol crossed the placenta. And many believed children of problem drinkers had defects related to poor genetic stock rather than to alcohol exposure. Historically, there were seasonsContinue reading “Ripe Time to Connect FASD Pieces”
RED SHOES ROCK SHOUTS OUT TO SUE MIERS THANK YOU! Sue’s compassion and voice helped many around the world. The week of September 11, 2001, I presented Fetal Alcohol in Australia along with a five-day program for foster carers and adoptive parents on living through allegations. Both issues remain vibrant and alive in our respectiveContinue reading “Dedicated Mums Matter – Australia”
When it comes to Fetal Alcohol I want the whole world to know there are many people like me and we struggle. We struggle when no one notices we are struggling and then we have to cope with the not knowing and the people thinking we know.
Thank you, to all the people from around the world for Stepping Outwith your Red Shoes Rock FASD Aware Story We are going to do this! Here are the questions:When did you learn you had FASD (fetal alcohol spectrum disorders)?What was life like as a child?What are you good at? (your strengths)What are the hardestContinue reading “I am not hidden – My story is REAL”
International FASDay arrives on the 9th month on the 9th hour on the 9th minute as bells ring out with a moment of silence around the world. The International Red Shoes Rock FASD Aware Alliance is a world-wide group of grassriitindividuals, communities and organizations joining together to Start the Conversation about the realities of fetalContinue reading “99 Ideas for FASDay Preparation”