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Reflecting On my Daughters 12 years

Thursday, April 18, 2013

My baby turns 13 tomorrow and I helped clean up her room for a weekend of parties. I would put away something and then go into flashbacks of her younger days and then do it over again. I got the room looking much, much better but I felt really sad to put away toys, stuffed animals, pictures of childhood buddies, no longer around and a lot of her great momentos. I understand why she collects all these things, she just likle me very sentimental. I did not toss them but put them away for safe keeping. I was afraid she would be sad too when she got home from school but she didn't really notice that much. She tought the cleaning people had done it. I had mentioned she do it but now I am glad I did as she always makes a bigger mess and makes it into a major project.

I am thankful and tremdously blessed to have a sweet and loving daughter that is alive and well. I pray for those who have had major losses this horrific week! God be with them and their loved one's!
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DWEXCEL 4/20/2013 11:28PM

    Yes, I sure hope she had a Happy Birthday too!

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LJOYCE55 4/19/2013 1:31PM

  Memories are often bittersweet and in fifteen years your daughter will love going through the boxes with you and sharing even more. Sounds like you had a serene, happy afternoon with this job.

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MSLZZY 4/18/2013 11:29PM

    Happy birthday to DD! They grow up so fast!

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TEACHFIRST268 4/18/2013 8:46PM

    Happy birthday to your daughter. Enjoy your weekend of parties and hug her tight tonight!!!

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MJ7DM33 4/18/2013 3:40PM

  emoticon to your daughter! You are very blessed to have her!

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JUMPINJULIE 4/18/2013 2:26PM

    Happy Birthday to your Daughter.

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LADYJ6942 4/18/2013 2:15PM

    Happy Birthday to your DD. Hugs to y ou

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TRACYLYNN853 4/18/2013 1:14PM

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