I don’t believe I’ve ever mentioned this on this site, but I am now a member of the NOAH Board of Directors.  As a board member, one of the projects I’ve been working on is planning a local 1-day mini-conference to be held on on August 8th at the Kansas State School for the Blind.   This would be why you haven’t seen any new posts over the last several weeks.  🙂 The Kansas City mini-conference is the 5th in a series of regional events across North America in 2009.  For more information on other upcoming NOAH events, visit the NOAH Events page. I haveRead More →

We have recently updated the “business” cards we had made a while back. We changed the pictures, replacing them with more recent ones. I also changed the wording on the back slightly. In case you haven’t seen the previous post about how/why we made these cards, you can view that post here: Here’s My Card We designed and ordered them through Vista Print. They’re always having special deals and you can also get other types of personalized products; magnets, address labels, calendars, pens, etc. Below is a picture of the front and back of Lyra’s card. Click on thumbnail to view full size.Read More →

Here is an idea. Maybe I’m a little obsessive, but oh well. For anyone who has seen NOAH’s albinism info. “business card, you’ll notice I modeled ours after it. I first got the idea to make something like this after Lyra’s TVI told me about a parent who got sick of answering the same questions over and over again and decided to make bookmarks with information about albinism to give to people. Then I saw NOAH’s cards and knew I had to make our own. I am a strong believer in educating anyone who has questions or anyone who only knows the myths regarding albinism.Read More →