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As She Turns 60

Wow. How did I get here? My contemporaries are contemplating retirement or are there. Most have grandchildren. I grew up fairly affluent, but that is not where I am today.  Today I am starting over. As I turn 60 glorious years, I am contemplating my impending divorce and re-inventing myself in my 6th decade.  Not … Continue reading

In Gratitude
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In Gratitude

As I listen to my 24 year old medically fragile, special needs daughter giggling in the next room, then laughing outright as I change her, I give so much thanks to the world. There is so many people to be grateful for in this journey with Sophie.  Not forgetting all the professionals, friends and family … Continue reading

Sophie Newsletter Nov 2005-May 2006- Adjusting, Broken legs, and ulcers
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Sophie Newsletter Nov 2005-May 2006- Adjusting, Broken legs, and ulcers

Sophie News  (Sophie is 12 years old!) Nov. 2005-May 2006                                          First Things First!,  THANK YOU! Thank you all for being so patient with us in getting out our letter and to say “thank you” from our hearts.  It has been over a year since we have written- our last newsletter was in August of … Continue reading

Out of the Darkness
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Out of the Darkness

It’s been a while since I’ve written.  Trying to find my way back.  I’ve been struggling to find time and energy to put “pen to paper.” The last 3 years have been a huge, long, dark time for our family.  Depression hit our family hard.  Not me- well, not the hardest.  Of course, if you … Continue reading