Ali Shea
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Ali Shea

Ali Graves Shea is a 41 year old mother of two who lives in Louisville, Kentucky. Her vibrant daughter Ashlyn is 11 and her super hero loving brother Dylan is 7. Oh, and he has Down Syndrome. This is just a bonus! She is a mommy, wife and social media contractor.

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    New Mom Pregnancy

    Meeting Dylan

    The saying goes: “if I knew then what I know now….” When I think back to how grief-stricken I was after my son was born, it makes me ashamed! It makes my stomach physically…

    October 10, 2016
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    Advice Parenting

    Just Say Congrats

    My son Dylan was born on August 2009 with Down Syndrome. Before his birth we had no idea. Fast Forward to 48 hours post-delivery, and my ugly-crying had finally stopped. I went into mama…

    October 28, 2016
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    Advice

    Believe

    Everything happens for a reason.  Do you believe that? Words I have said so many times as a cheap attempt to comfort myself, my child or a friend. However, now I really think these…

    January 16, 2017
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    Advice Parenting

    Girl Time

    Ashlyn was 4.5 years old when we went from 3 to Shea party of 4. Meaning she had plenty of time to get good and spoiled. So, when her little brother entered the picture,…

    May 30, 2017
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    Parenting

    Stranger Danger

    Talking to my child about safety from other humans is a topic I wish I never had to address.  The “what ifs” make me want to pack up our family of four and move…

    June 15, 2017
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    Food

    The Hangry Games

    Summertime is my favorite. No alarms and no homework, it’s bliss. However, it also means this mommy is responsible for feeding these little monsters ALL freakin day long. How much can a kid eat?…

    August 21, 2017