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#1 Jeannie McClelland

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Posted 21 October 2010 - 03:39 AM

Woohoo, it will be four years next Tuesday since my diagnosis! Still walking and talking and sucking air, as my nurse friends would say, so it hasn't been all bad or at all bad, either. To celebrate, I'm sending everyone on the forum a virtual box of chocolate (the no-calorie kind). Enjoy, my friends! :happy-day:
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#2 Joelf

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Posted 21 October 2010 - 05:02 AM

Congratulations on the four year milestone, Jeannie!! :happy-day:

Like marriage the first five years are probably the worst!! :lol: (If my husband's reading this, I don't mean it!! ;) ;) )

Thanks for the chocs; low calorie ~ my favourite kind!! :VeryHappy:

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#3 Amanda Thorpe

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Posted 21 October 2010 - 07:25 AM

Go Jeannie, go Jeannie! But I think we should save the carbs for the 14 year celebration! :lol: We'll all still be here...I insist!

Take care.
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#4 Margaret

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Posted 21 October 2010 - 08:22 AM

Hi Jeannie ,

Your post brought a big smile today. I was just thinking last week, that it will be 4 years, this month, since they found Gareth's esophageal dismotility and he's doing quite well these days!!! All the horrors I read about never came to fruition.....thanks to the Plaquenil. I hope you can go out and enjoy a delightful dinner/evening. And, since Gareth won't eat chocolate, I will be more than happy to take his box!!! :happy-day:

Take care, Everyone.
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Posted 21 October 2010 - 10:32 AM

There must be something in the air! My doctor and I were just talking about it being 3 years ago last July that I was diagnosed with MCTD. There have been a few changes, but nothing I can't live with!!!

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Posted 21 October 2010 - 12:39 PM

Hi Jeannie,

That is awesome! :happy-day:

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Posted 21 October 2010 - 01:49 PM

Congratulations Jeannie! This calls for a weekend of celebration!
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Posted 21 October 2010 - 02:27 PM

Jeannie, since I don't eat chocolate my husband can enjoy my box of chocolates. I am so happy you are doing well and helping this forum and its members grow in strength and have courage to face each and every day. You are doing a wonderful job for all of us. Thank You. I hope we all will be here for many years to come, helping and guiding and getting each other through thick and thin.
Strength and Warmth,
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Posted 21 October 2010 - 03:12 PM

Jeannie,
That's a reason to celebrate! I'm going to have some chocolates right now. The REAL kind.
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Posted 21 October 2010 - 03:53 PM

Virtually speaking those chocolates were great. Congrats on the anniversary.

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Posted 22 October 2010 - 01:02 AM

Hi Jeannie,

Congratulations and thanks for the calorie free virtual chocs. Ordinarily I would go for the super mega heavy weight calorie packed chocs, but now have cause for celebration myself as I have finally gained a stone in weight after fifteen months of trying, so happy days!!!

Take care and All the Best

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Posted 22 October 2010 - 10:27 PM

Hi Jeannie

Congrats on the anniversary! It's surprising how time goes by.

Best wishes

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Posted 23 October 2010 - 02:01 AM

Hi Jeannie,

Congrats on your four years!

I hope you rack up many more Sclero-versaries, because I really enjoyed having those virtual calorie-free chocolates for breakfast.

Here are some balloons to help you celebrate in style next Tuesday.
:happy-day:
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Posted 23 October 2010 - 03:06 AM

Hi Jeannie,

What a wonderful celebration...Congratulations, my friend :emoticon-hug:

(by the way...the chocolates you sent out are my very favorites...How did you know)?! :thank-you:

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Posted 23 October 2010 - 08:05 PM

Cogratulations Girl

You have a wonderful weekend.

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Posted 24 October 2010 - 06:33 AM

I'm very happy for you Jeannie!!

No doubt, you've had some rough spots along the way...so glad some of those thoughts are finally behind you!

Best wishes always and to even brighter days ahead! :flowers:
Sending good wishes your way!

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Posted 24 October 2010 - 10:56 AM

WooHoo!! :happy-day:
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