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My Trials Are Such A Blessing To Me

I heard a story in church several months ago that stuck with me.  The brief of it is this:  There was a man who had a son and a horse.   886 more words

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exercise: my heart was never in it

All my life, people have looked at my long legs and asked me if I’m a runner. While I have an uncle who’s an ultramarathoner, I have never, ever liked running or really exercise of any sort. 602 more words

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Kent, WA police seek help in finding missing woman Barbara Stevenson | The Today File | Seattle Times

Kent police are asking the public’s help in finding a 64-year-old developmentally disabled woman who disappeared in Kent on Feb. 3.

Barbara Stevenson has bipolar disorder, a heart defect and diabetes, police said. 41 more words

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Elk River Mother Shares Family's Experience With Congenital Heart Defect

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An Elk River mother is sharing her family’s traumatic experience and hoping to leave other parents-to-be with one message that could save a life. 550 more words

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CHD Awareness Week: From the Heart

(I am posting this on both of my blogs in the hopes to reach many readers because of the importance of the topic.  I apologize if you are subscribed to both and get this twice. 590 more words

Caregiver

I won't apologize.

I won’t apologize.

I won’t.

You see how I feel, but you don’t feel how I feel.

So no, I won’t apologize.

I am going through this. 128 more words

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A Bit Worried

February can be a bit of a hard month for me,  and this Feb especially the beginning is no different to any other Feb except i have a great man there for me when i need that hug or cheering up.,, my eldest will be 20 in the early part of Feb which is amazing, cause if you have read my blogs before you you will know he had open heart surgery when he was 7 weeks old,  but Feb is the start of it, and it always takes me back, but this is not what i am worried about,, as part of my sons medical care he is having a Exercise test done on the 10th of Feb in London, this always worries me as to what they discover but he has had great results so far but does have blood pressure as a result of his surgery… I am sure all will be fine, but a shame to be so close to his birthday too… 294 more words