0:54 – Amanda founded The Glory Days Co after her daughter was born and diagnosed with trisomy 21
2:20 – Amanda shares her birth story, including how she met her daughter’s diagnosis before she met her daughter
4:11 – Finding communities was more helpful than information from the medical community. Amanda walks us through what her life looked like those first few months
11:40 – The process of creating the special needs planner was serendipitous
12:34 – Right now feels like a success
13:37 – How has this journey changed Amanda?
14:40 – Guilt? Of course.
16:52 – Is Special Needs the right term? I ask Amanda what the proper terminology is.
18:54 – It’s possible to be an entrepreneur and a parent to a child with special needs at the same time, but you have to be realistic about your unique needs and your unique path.
20:44 – Reimagined hustle looks like slow growth, leaning into intuition, and not forcing it.
23:16 – Pep talk