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Tuesday, June 06, 2017

emoticon Since losing my Mom in 1981 @ the young age of 59(yes I still cry for her).
I made a silent promise to retrieve as many of those years she was deprived of as I could.
Today we start year 14 Mom and I'm smiling for you through my tears.
So if you could please send down a huge emoticon from heaven to SparkPeople.Com for helping to push us over my 10 year goal it would be like giving them a hug Mom.

Special thanks to Chris Downie for creating it and Coach Nicole for hooking me in emoticon blanchardvirginia@facebo
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  • GABY1948
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    1270 days ago
  • -SHOREIDO-
    emoticon all of you for your B Day wishes and taking the time to share.

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    1270 days ago
  • LADYHYJINX
    God bless you, Ginny. Hope your birthday was wonderful. Your Mom would be very proud of you!

    We miss you on the ME team. Come sit a spell on the Front Porch!

    emoticon Lifting a toast to your good health,

    Lady Carol
    1271 days ago
  • IRONBESS
    Congratulations and wishes for a Happy Birthday, better yet a happy year ♥
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    1272 days ago
  • ALEXSGIRL1
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    1272 days ago
  • ONEKIDSMOM
    emoticon and may that 14 stretch to many, many more retrieved years! emoticon
    1272 days ago
  • BEBARB149
    Happy Birthday! and congratulations for bypassing your goal. Hope you continue on for a long, healthy, happy, time.
    1272 days ago
  • LINDA!
    emoticon I am so sorry to hear about your mother. My mother died, early also at 62, and I also decided I want to stay as healthy as I can, not to die at an early age. I am 62 now, hoping that I can continue my journey.
    1272 days ago
  • BARBARAJ73
    emoticon and may you have a healthy and happy year ahead!
    1272 days ago
  • DDOORN
    How wonderful to honor your mother by taking gentle care of yourself and living the healthiest life you can!

    Don
    1272 days ago
  • JEANKNEE
    So sorry for the loss of your mother at such a young age. emoticon Happy Birthday to you as you start year 14. emoticon


    My mom was 3 years old when her mother died in her early to mid 20s. When my mom realized she was ill in her early to mid 20s with a 1 year old and an infant, she began bargaining with God for 5 more years. So, like you, she wanted to retrieve as many of those years lost by her mother as she could. She lived long enough to reach her 73rd birthday, not much more. But, she retrieved nearly 50 years and that was not only her good fortune, it was ours.

    Like your mother, not many in our family have lived to see their 60s, I'm looking to 60 with hope (2.5 years to go) and my siblings are looking to me with hope figuring if I can breach the 60s, so can they. It is my hope that my youngest sibling will reach 50. He has 9 days to go. Life has been a serious struggle for him.


    1272 days ago
  • no profile photo CD1047846
    So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you on your birthday and wishing you many healthy birthdays to come.

    I feel blessed to still have my Mom here (she's 87). She'll be visiting in a couple of weeks and I'll give her a big hug for you and all whose Mom's are no longer here.
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    1272 days ago
  • GRANDMAFRANNY
    I know the feeling. I was 50 yrs. old when my Mom died on Mother's Day ( and had to sign paper's to cut her off life support). We share these moment's ALL OF US WE STAND AS "ONE".
    1273 days ago
  • BROOKLYN_BORN
    Living each year well is a great way to honor your mother. Happy birthday and many more
    1273 days ago
  • RETAT60
    Happy Birthday! May every wish you have come true.

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    1273 days ago
  • GARDENCHRIS
    so sorry for you loss ..... but also emoticon your Mom would not want you to be sad! emoticon
    1273 days ago
  • _LINDA
    Sorry for your loss, that is much too young to lose a Mother :-((


    emoticon May your day be full of love, good health and happiness

    This Facebook link simply took me to my home place, not sure what you meant with it.

    1273 days ago
  • LINDAKAY228
    My moms been gone since May 209. Her and my dad are together once again. She was so ready to go be in heaven with Jesus and was in so much pain here it helped me when it was time for her to leave this earth.
    1273 days ago
  • SUNSHINE99999
    emoticon I miss my Mom too and today we put my middle brother in the grave so Mom and him are celebrating together as there is no more pain!
    1273 days ago
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