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Answered prayers!!!!!

Monday, January 31, 2011

My prayers were answered!! Mom should be moving to teh asisted living house this week!! tomorrow I go with checkbook in hand, to arrange everything after work!!
Do not know how long the $$ will hold out, but got to do what is best for all,,
Director of facility said her roommate is just as sarcastic as she is!! A perfect fit!!
For the first time in fifteen years, I think I may be able to sort of relax.. soon.. focus on my health now..

  
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KILLERANGEL47 2/2/2011 4:28AM

    YAY!! emoticon emoticon See, I told you that she would get the placement! emoticon Things are beginning to look up! emoticon emoticon

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SARAHTHESTRONG 2/1/2011 1:48PM

    Take it easy Pickie! You can only do so much so let the Lord cover the rest. Congrats on your mom! You're in my prayers and I hope you are doing better everyday! emoticon

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OCTOBER2842 1/31/2011 8:51PM

    Great, Happy for you, hope it all works out and you can relax and take care of U for a change emoticon

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NORASPAT 1/31/2011 7:25PM

    HOORAY for you LINDA. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticonPAT IN MAINE. WOO HOO!!!HUGS!!!!

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GAARAMA 1/31/2011 6:41PM

    Ask and you shall receive,thank God for answered prayers!

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DEBGIL 1/31/2011 6:21PM

    ...AND THERE WAS MUCH REJOICING!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 1/31/2011 5:51PM

    Well I'll be damned! I did pray you know. He does answer my call. I'm happy for you all. cool!
Is Kristy still alive?

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Sunday

Sunday, January 30, 2011

WANTS: Good health, peace of mind, more money, less drugs to take, family harmony, vacation, spare time, more time to be with the Lord.

NEEDS: More time with the Lord, better health, peace of mind, family harmony, money to live on, spare time, new shoes, better insurance.

  
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KILLERANGEL47 2/2/2011 4:26AM

    I don't know about the others, but I know us sparkbuddies can give you better health and peace of mind-better health by helping you along with your weight loss journey, and peace of mind by providing the emotional support and friendship you need! We are here for you! emoticon emoticon

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DEBBIEANNE1124 1/30/2011 10:43PM

    Ppffftttt!!!!
I wasn't listed.
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OCTOBER2842 1/30/2011 6:49AM

    You got it gal, More time with the Lord is the key. All else falls in place after that.
Just went back and read your blogs for the last few day, (I've been busy this week and didn't keep up on them) and see that you are going thru some tough decisions with your mom. I hope and pray it all works out for you and you get her in a good place where you can have peace of mind and she is well taken care of. I will keep you all in my prayers while you are going through these tough times emoticon

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saturday

Saturday, January 29, 2011

I am praying so hard for a miracle!! Tammy called me from the placement,, she said there is a companion suite(semi private room) available until a private opens up,, she is going to assess mom on monday.. to see if she will be compatible,,basically to see if mom will go nuts and be her usual self.. I was very upfront with her and told her how mom was and how she is now,,
If this goes through, it would end the eleven years of stress with her,, I could have some sense of normalcy in my life, go about my life...

  
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KILLERANGEL47 2/2/2011 4:19AM

    Things will go alright, she will get the placement! emoticon emoticon

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DEBBIEANNE1124 1/29/2011 2:50PM

    I'm sending prayers, friend. Lots of them. Let me know how ti goes.
Deb

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HADYDADUBR 1/29/2011 1:13PM

    Keeping my fingers crossed.
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GAARAMA 1/29/2011 9:09AM

    Lin keeping my eyes,fingers and legs crossed that this is the answer you have been waiting for.

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NORASPAT 1/29/2011 7:42AM

    OH I hope this goes through for you. You are so right you will be so much better off rid of the stress and able to take care better care of yourself.

You will be able to de-stress instead of in distress, and that should change your whole life for the better-WHAT A GOAL THAT WILL BE.
Take care LINDA, I am thinking about you Pat in Maine.
Now I can go spin that wheel.I saw you had posted and rushed over to it. Have you read my last two blogs, I do hope so. HUGS!!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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friday

Friday, January 28, 2011

icicles, snow, ice, wind, cold, clouds, mud, that is what life is here today,, ah well, I am blessed to be able to see and feel it..

  
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KILLERANGEL47 2/2/2011 4:18AM

    emoticon Yes, it sucks. But as you said at least you are here to see it and I'm glad that you are here, too coz you are such a great friend! emoticon emoticon Don't worry, spring is coming and soon everything will start looking up. emoticon

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OCTOBER2842 1/28/2011 9:15PM

    Hang in there my friend, we are toughing it out together, remember that is what friends are for.

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REXTINE1 1/28/2011 7:40PM

    Until I saw a man who had no feet. Good finish.

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NORASPAT 1/28/2011 5:07PM

    Take care LINDA, hope you are able to resolve your issues very soon and can get to a normal routine. Pat in Maine. HUGS!!!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 1/28/2011 4:57PM

    and you are alive!
Hugs
Hope all is going well as for the home of your choice for MOMS.


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THURSDAY

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Pilot to bombardier: Went to nursing home, visited with mom, asked her more memory questions just for my peace of mind that she truly has dementia,, OH YEAH! She did not remember anything about her two visits to the neurosurgeon, any xrays(had four sets of them), nothing,, did not remember who gave her plants or cards in her room..

Sw came in after ra half hour, presented the whole scenario as if we had not talked, like she was telling us both at the same time that mom must leave, but needs a stepping-stone to get her sea legs,,
mom just looked at me and asked what I thought,, great, now I know what my daughter will be tricking ME with!!
I then left there and kept appointment with marketing director at assisted living facility a couple miles from nursing home..
I LOVE IT! In fact, if I was able, I WOULD MOVE THERE!!! A Brookdale facility, only 26 residents in this house,, it was just like being in someones home,, clean, homey, tons of activities, field trips, great food, private mini-apartments..
unfortunately, it also does not have an opening yet,, a person on the waiting list has not decided if they want o go there or not, but I told her that I want immediate placement,, she is going to talk to the Director and call me back tomorrow afternoon.. also see if mom is eligible for Dad's veterans benefits,,
I need prayers for this,, more so than my health, I need her to get in there,, that would be a major relief to me..
I NEED IT MORE THAN SHE DOES...
I know God will provide for her needs too,, but secretly I hope this is the biggie!!

  
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KILLERANGEL47 1/28/2011 4:01AM

    I hope everything goes well and that your mother is elegible for the payments! emoticon emoticon

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HADYDADUBR 1/27/2011 9:21PM

    I am praying, praying, praying that your mom gets in there.


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DEBGIL 1/27/2011 6:42PM

    Praying, praying, praying that it all works out. (((HUGGLES)))

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GAARAMA 1/27/2011 5:54PM

    Lin I hope your Mom is eligible for your Dad's Veterans benefits. It would be a tremendous assist to you and your Mother. My DH missed receiving benefits by four months.
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DEBBIEANNE1124 1/27/2011 5:33PM

    Sending prayers like never before.

We're looking into the same thing for roberts mom.
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NORASPAT 1/27/2011 5:25PM

    OH I do hope the benefits work for her. That would really be helpful. Is the socail worker actually helping you with all of this stuff or are you on your own with it all.

I am really hoping this will work for you and your family, MOM will be safe and you can have peace and peace of mind HUGS LINDA, Pat in Maine.

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