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Friday, March 01, 2013

Thought I would give my Sparkfriends an update since I haven't been online in a while.

My stepdaughter's four children were removed from her home and we have taken the two older girls, Haley and Lilly, ages 8 and 5. The little boys have been placed in a foster home. John and I couldn't handle all four children.

It has been an absolute whirlwind and we've had to move into a larger apartment. At least the girls are well and safe. We've had non-stop appointments...doctors, psychologists, etc. We've been driving both girls to two different schools twice a day and everything has been just crazy but we are making day at a time.

The girls are emotionally disturbed and we have a Mental Health counselor coming to do "In Home Therapy". It's going to be a long road ahead but with God's help, we'll make it.

Sorry I haven't been sparking..but I'm sure in time I'll get back here.

Much love and please keep us in your prayers!

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    emoticon At least Haley has been there before - so that isn't such a huge change. I know all about the appointments and such...I can't imagine that kind of life being thrown in my lap! It is difficult, but you are the best people to handle this! I will keep you in my prayers, my friend. I'm glad the girls have you to be there for them. Stick with it the best you can - and don't forget to fill your tank too. You are no good to them if you are running on empty! Take little snippets here and there!! (((((HUGS)))))
    2971 days ago
    Just signed on today to check on you. Seems as though you have your hands full. Lifting you up in prayer my friend. emoticon
    2973 days ago
  • NWFL59
    Best wishes for you and your family during this period of adjustments and challenges. emoticon emoticon
    2973 days ago
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