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Saturday, December 07, 2013

We had the most wonderful Thanksgiving. So much happiness, so much to be thankful for. Even our defiant judgmental adult kids could not steal my joy. I was sad that my newly married daughter had to work- but that's how it is in 2013. I missed her/them.

We had lots of carby left overs. Yup- I ate 'em the whole week after. (wild rice, cheese/tomato grits, pumpkin pie) Next year I'm making less! LOL! Our 18 yr old had moved out and I'm still cooking like he's here.

So the little ones ages 6-10 (there are 6 of them) started in with runny noses, then our group home gal Mary started coughing- and soon enough I got it too. :o( I have been sick almost 2 weeks now and I'm miserable.

It's only December 7th but I can tell I'm going to be fighting this longer than I would like. Just from the way it's progressing and my poor immune system. So I have accepted it and it will be whatever happens. Yet I feel blessed beyond measure.

I need to re-do and adjust my goals. So I'll use this "down" time to reconfigure!

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This is our son Samson- he turned 18 in August, he has Down Syndrome. He's our oldest at home now.

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Member Comments About This Blog Post:
ERIN1957 12/12/2013 9:36AM

    Hope you feel better real soon.
What a very lovely young man you have.
God Bless you all this most precious blessed season.
{{Hugs}}
Erin

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SUNFLOWERGAMMY 12/8/2013 12:16PM

    A big emoticon to you and your family!

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MADEIT3 12/7/2013 5:26PM

    What a great smile Samson has!! Rest, drink lots of liquids, and get over the misery soon. This is a difficult time of year to be sick!!

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-WISPY- 12/7/2013 4:16PM

    Hi honey, wow Samson is looking sleek and happy as a well fed kitty. Love the outfit. This is meant to be a big complitment. :)

I am so sorry you are feeling sick, just before all the holiday stuff makes it hard as well. With so many at home this must be busy time. I am thinking that taking advantage of the rest will be good for you my love. Overdoing stuff and stress just causes so much havoc with the MS.

Love you my friend.

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WOUBBIE 12/7/2013 4:09PM

    (((hugs)))

It's never fun being the mom when you're sick too. Bleh. Hang in there!

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BARCLE 12/7/2013 3:09PM

    Oh dear, I hope you're all fine and well again soon emoticon

Your Samson is a handsome fellow with a lovely smile emoticon

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