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can you spell m-i-s-e-r-a-b-l-e? ;o)

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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  • ERIN1957
    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
    1023 days ago
  • SUNFLOWERGAMMY
    A big emoticon to you and your family!
    1027 days ago
  • MADEIT3
    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!!
    1028 days ago
  • -WISPY-
    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.
    1028 days ago
  • WOUBBIE
    (((hugs)))

    It's never fun being the mom when you're sick too. Bleh. Hang in there!
    1028 days ago
  • BARCLE
    Oh dear, I hope you're all fine and well again soon emoticon

    Your Samson is a handsome fellow with a lovely smile emoticon
    1028 days ago
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