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#1 Sam


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Posted 31 August 2008 - 03:12 AM

I just wanted to drop a few lines and tell everyone I am doing good, I had a doctor's appointment on Thursday and it went very well. I really like this doctor is trying his best to help me. Things at home are not overwhelming anymore. YAY!! And my nasty thoughts are gone... YAY!! We have been getting our house ready to do an Open house on Sept. 15th so anyone who is looking to buy a home in Ohio let me know.LOL! I posted the house online.

Today we are going to be triming the trees and bushes around the house. I will be doing my flower beds. Which normally I dont do because winter is coming. But all in all I am doing good. Well I just wanted to drop in and say hello and Happy Labor day to you all. Sam

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Posted 31 August 2008 - 06:54 AM

Hi Sam!!

Glad you're doing better. Take it easy getting the house ready to sell. I went through that last September and it sure takes its toll.

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Posted 31 August 2008 - 10:18 AM

Hello my friend,

I am so glad to hear that you are a bit more cheery these days. One day at a time, one moment at a time, baby steps. *hugs*
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Posted 31 August 2008 - 10:36 AM

Glad to hear from you! You are in my thoughts and I am so happy to hear that you are doing well. Don't push too hard! Getting a house on the market is a lot of work - I know that it can be very stressful, but your attitude is fabulous. I am sending you a big hug and some positive energy! Good luck with the house. Don't forget to take time for yourself to renew and heal!

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Posted 31 August 2008 - 10:59 AM

Glad to read that you are feeling better, Sam. Please take it easy. You know that false sense we get when we feel better. Have a good Labor Day but don't labor too much.

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Posted 31 August 2008 - 01:15 PM

Glad to hear you are feeling better Sam. Try to enjoy the holiday without working too hard in the yard.
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Posted 31 August 2008 - 03:33 PM

Hi Sam - nice to hear you're feeling better. But I agree with everyone else - don't overdo. Selling a house is a long process and you'll need to pace yourself to keep your strength. I have several friends who sold their homes and they were physically okay but boy, it sure it's toll on them! Take care of yourself.
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Posted 31 August 2008 - 03:45 PM

Hi Sam ~ so glad to hear you are feeling a little better. Enjoy each moment and do listen to the advice about not overdoing it... you need to keep your energy level up. Keep thoes positive thoughts going and things will work out. Glad you were able to find a doctor that you like, that means a lot.
Happy Labor Day to you also ~ please take care,
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Posted 31 August 2008 - 11:07 PM


I am so happy you're on the upswing and feeling better. In reality, this move could be a blessing. A whole new beginning is the change I think most of us could use. Decorating the new homestead and creative ideas take over. Wishing you all the best in your new adventure.

It is what it is...........

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Posted 01 September 2008 - 12:35 AM

Hey Sam,

Glad to hear from you so soon!

Getting your hands dirty in the garden can be very grounding and therapeutic. Good for you. Hope you have nice weather for it and hope you get a lot done with no pain!!!

Spoons to you :D

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Posted 01 September 2008 - 01:50 AM

That's so good to hear that you're feeling better and that your doctor is trying to help as best as he can! I hope things continue to be less overwhelming for you at home. Being overwhelmed is my least favorite thing.

Hang in there & keep taking care of yourself... have fun in the flower bed!

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Posted 01 September 2008 - 03:54 AM

I am sooooooooo glad to hear you are doing better. It's great when a doctor's appointment goes as well as your did. I wish you all the luck on selling your house. This is a good time to sell right before the winter and I hope it moves quickly for you. Please don't overdo it. How exciting to be moving into a new house and start nesting all over again. It will lots of fun, some work too, but still lots of fun. Continue to do so well...................

warm hugs,


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Posted 01 September 2008 - 05:45 AM


Glad to hear you a better!!

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Posted 01 September 2008 - 09:53 AM


I too am glad to hear you are doing better, nice to hear from you!! Hope all goes well and quickly for you on the sell. Take care!
Sending good wishes your way!