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#1 quiltfairy


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Posted 23 June 2015 - 04:35 PM

Today I turned the big 60.

I was diagnosed the day before my birthday 4 years ago. After looking up scleroderma on the internet I was kinda feeling like I should get everything into place for my death.

Then I found sclero.org.


I would like to thank each and everyone of you for some smiles that I thought I would never be able to do again. Thank you for helping me explain this crazy disease to my family and friends and thank all you the most for learning that scleroderma is not a death sentence and that there is life after scleroderma.

May I send my good thoughts to each of you, my friends.

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Posted 23 June 2015 - 08:02 PM

:balloons: A very Happy Birthday to you, Quiltfairy!! :balloons:


It's an absolute pleasure to have you as a member of these forums and thank you so much for the kind and helpful advice and support you always give to everyone.


May you enjoy many more birthdays with us!! :you-rock:



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Posted 23 June 2015 - 11:41 PM

Happy birthday, Quiltfairy!

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Posted 24 June 2015 - 01:03 AM

Morning Quiltfairy......Happy Birthday..... :flowers: :flowers:   I turned the big 60 this year, too.  Where in the world did ALL those years go?!?!?  :dont-know:   I can't possibly be THAT old!!


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Posted 24 June 2015 - 07:54 AM

Happy belated birthday. May you have many more full of love and hope.

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Posted 24 June 2015 - 05:59 PM

Happy Birthday, Quiltfairy!!  :balloons: 


And thank you for the kind words for all your friends at sclero.org.



Warm Hugs,

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#7 Amanda Thorpe

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Posted 28 June 2015 - 12:18 AM

Happy belated B-day Quiltfairy! :you-rock:


Often the consensus is that scleroderma gives us one really good thing, people! As in all the sclerodermains you now know and who now know you! My husband and I meet with people with scleroderma and their caregivers, they are all FAB people, much like people here, none of whom would we have the privilege and pleasure of knowing but for scleroderma. We consider this a major bonus!


Take care.

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