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Jacque
10-05-2013, 05:57 AM
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First please let me say Iím not asking for sympathy or even any comments (doesnít mean you canít just its not necessary) just wanted to say a few things.


Most important is thank you to those of you who have asked about how Iím doing and about my sweet baby who is sick. I tried to keep up with all of you but then I got overwhelmed. Also, even though it was a while back (as I think its been at least 2 mos. Since I scrapped) thanks to those who nominated some of my LOís. I have been reading on and off and trying to keep up.


My thyroid started acting up again and spent a lot of time in bed asleep or just not able to function. Have a new specialist and we are trying some new meds and checking some other things. . I know a few of you I was in the middle of conversations and just disappeared but I truly could barely get out of bed and lost 1/3 of my hair in 3 weeks!!


The last couple weeks Iíve been doing better and even was able to drive myself to an appt. this week.
Rebel (my dog with the injured back) is doing pretty well with the meds heís on and the new ramp. That was a mess but got it done and will scrap about it one day. My smallest baby had some issues with his teeth and almost starved to death which nearly broke my heart that we didnít notice. And our only baby girl (dog NOT human) who just turned 7 has glaucoma so we have been in and out of the drís office trying to save her eye site and keep her out of pain. So the dogs alone have been keeping us on our toes.


My dear friend lost her father and I was helping her deal with that as well. So its not that I havenít caredÖjust that I havenít felt up to really playing around lately. Hoping scrappin survivor will help pull me out of that since Iíve been waiting for it forever. Please know however it may have seemedÖI really have cared and appreciated ALL of your support and caring. It really does mean a lot to me. :)

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Tamie
10-05-2013, 01:54 PM
Big hugs and sending some prayers :)

Welcome back :)

msbrad
10-05-2013, 02:19 PM
Hi there Jacque. It does seem in life,...when it rains it pours. You've definitely had a lot on your plate. Sending good vibes for the future.
hugs
m

Neverland Scraps
10-06-2013, 12:17 PM
Wow Jacque, you have had your fair share of trials recently. I've been really mia with the baby, but coming back and seeing what you've been dealing with while I was mia just breaks my heart. I'm praying for you and for everything that you are going through to either heal or you to find comfort and strength as you deal with the things that are being thrown your way.

Nani
10-06-2013, 01:57 PM
{{hugs}} Jacque

Sending good thoughts and prayers your way.

I've always said that He lets us be challenged to show us how strong He made us. Sometimes, being a Super Woman sucks, but you wear the S well.

trina513
10-07-2013, 12:27 PM
:( So sorry to hear all you've been through lately - I was wondering where you had been! I know how real life gets! Hang in there hunny!

Jacque
10-08-2013, 10:21 PM
thanks everyone. i really am on the way up. although with thyroid it will go down again...but then it will go up. things could be much worse. thanks for prayers, while not asked for i will always take prayers :) and Nani...i agree...but sometimes u do want to take that dang "S" off LOL

unfortunately we lost my FIL yesterday and busy dealing with plans and will be leaving town on friday not arriving back home until monday nite late. things are crazy BUT i am getting thru and trying to get back to normal...okay normal for ME LMAO!!!

Colleen
10-08-2013, 10:52 PM
I, too, had been wondering where you've been. I am so sorry to see all the struggles you have been going through. :(