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I definitely like Costco better than Sams! Even with a Costco business membership though, the earliest it opens is 9!

Colleen I really hope you find a great place! I've always wanted to go to Lake George, before kids it was a vaca destination that got nixed for something else...I'd still like to go one day! If I were you I'd really try to stay where you went last year, not that far to go!

Nicole oh no, I hope you start feeling better soon!

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I will fill in the blanks my thoughts about SPD and Jax. It's just a long response and I seem to only ever have time for a 2minute response lately

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I have a costco business membership! I see nothing about 9am entrance! Gonna call next time!

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Mel- I am curious about your mixed feelings and how Jax is at home.

Ruth- Sorry the kids are giving you trouble today.

Emily- Poor Gweny. I would have not wanted to do it after that either.

So DH has completely nixed the 24 hour study because Josh freaked out so bad during the EEG. I did ask the office what the 24 study was used to determine. Sh said that it was used to show abnormalities that did not show up on the EEG since it was only a 30 min test and did not show things that happened during play, eating and watching t.v. I still dont know how I feel, but apparently that does not matter to DH. I told the office we would not be doing it and they are going to see what the doctor wants to do next.

Mel- out of curiousity maybe you can answer this. The insurance company wont cover ABA unless there is a Autism or PDD diagnosis. So the doctor at the appointment said that he believes Josh has PDD, SPD, and signs of ADHD. Soooo at what point or how does it become his diagnosis? I am really confused about that.

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Kelly ours used to be 10am for business, but I think a few years back it went to 9am, regulars at 11am or something ridiculous lol!

Kat I'm sorry DH is giving you such a hard time about everything...I completely get you don't want to traumatize a child, but then you also need to make sure you've gone down every avenue for a complete diagnosis...to then get help with. :bigarmhug:

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I just bought crocs too.. baby pink 7 bucks shipped EUC .. I am pleased as all get out today.. I thought the shorts would be a lost cause.

American Girl..
I think my mom had mine and all the clothes and stuff.. I thought they were like 200 bucks or something ? One of the only episodes I ever saw of John and Kate plus 8 (I was preggo.. and nothing on TV in daytime) was them taking the twins to that store in NY and I was shocked at prices and the "to do" about it.
This to me is something grandma can buy her if she wants one LOL!

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Kat, it becomes his diagnosis when you accept it, and ask him for a treatment plan, at which time he will refer you to an ABA therapist and the referral will state PDD SPD.

Let me explain something about Pervasive Developmental Disorder. That title in and of itself is NOT a diagnosis, it's a category. Think of it in terms of an Auto-Immune Disease. A person with an auto-immune disease does not say "I have Auto-Immune Disease" The say "I have the Auto-Immune Disease FPIES" (as in Ella's case) Or, "I have the Auto-Immune Disease Lupus" Auto-Immune Diseases cover a multitude of diseases from simple allergies to dibilitating rheumatoid arthritis. Those two auto-immune diseases are worlds apart, but both fall into the same medical category. That is the same as PDD, right now there are only 5 recognized spectrum disorders that fall under PDD, but the last category PDD-NOS (Not Otherwise Specified) covers a multitude of symptoms and behaviors that don't fit the other 4 categories, some have a genetic (DNA) make-up that shows abnormalities, and others have cross-over symptoms from the other 4. Does this help you understand PDD?

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jumping in...since I've been without a computer for the past two days. The cover broke on the laptop and needed to be replaced. Thinking maybe Grace dropped it???? I know I didn't.

My stress level will go down considerably after next Thursday (the retirement event at our school that my committee does and when I say my committee I mean basically me because I have slackers except for like two teachers assigned to my committee.) Then 3 weeks until I can tackle my summer to do list.

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Mel- It helps me to understand it a little more. For some reason my brain still isnt completely grasping it. LOL. I think because it has so much going through it. Thank you for the help though. I am going to talk to the ABA therapist next thursday to get more information from her. And of course DH has is stong opinion on that topic as well. It is an intensive therapy that is anywhere from 10 to 40 hours a week. He doent want it to consume all of Josh's time on top of being in the preschool program. Agh. Are we ever going to agree on anything?

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Sorry Kat sounds very frustrating Sad

I know this is random... but I got this book on Amazon Bats the the Beach
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0547554370/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i02

I needed to make 25 bucks to ship for free so I always look at clearance books.. this is HUGE and BEAUTIFULLY done.. good story and very cute... just sayin.. a board book lap size for 4 bucks!

I really have a serious issue with kids books buying LOL we have SO MANY!

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Kat - And to add to what Mel said about PDD - nowadays, (I've been told by several people) it seems to be used a lot for, "This kid needs some extra help but we don't know why." The treatment, however, should be the same whether or not they know WHY the kid needs extra help.

We went to the ENT today. When the ENT seems surprised at how large the tonsils are, they must be pretty big, lol. So he'll be having his tonsils and adnoids removed. I haven't broken the news to him yet and he didn't seem to catch on as we were talking.

Peg - I think you were concerned about a sleep study for when Alyssa goes? My doc said for kids they don't really do it unless parent requests (or seems unsure about sleep apnea) because the results aren't that reliable in kids. They tend to sleep badly enough during sleep studies to make the results not the greatest.

I got lots of recommendations for this practice but was hesitant because the docs don't operate at the big hospital (rather 2 smaller ones) but he said that I'd actually get to be in the OR until Miles feel asleep and then be waiting for him in recovery so he'd never be alone. I don't think the big hospital does that! Sadly, I'm not allowed to stay and watch the whole thing. Sad

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emily........watching them put my kid under and watching them prep for the surgery.......was probably the hardest thing i've ever witnessed........it is awful.........awful!!!!!!!! i did it for sarah and max.......and i thought for sure my knee's were gonna give out both times.....the stress of holding the mask over their little faces, while they are crying and scared, was just the hardest thing i've ever done......then.......the nurses, who were awesome and very professional........just go about business while your precious loved one is on the table out cold.......slapping the iv in, putting the heart monitors on, talking about what they did over the weekend......i felt like i was in a cartoon and all the voices sounded like charlie browns teacher....

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I'm gonna be honest. When they did Ben's tonsils and adenoids they gave him verced to make him sleepy and they took him from me in preop and carried him to the or. He was out of it enough he didn't fight their taking him at all. I don't think I could have handled watching them put him under. I'm almost happy I didn't. They had us back in recovery with him as soon as he was done and well before he was even slightly aware of what was going on. I love my little boy with all my heart, but I just don't think I could have handled watching him go under.

As far as tonsil size our ent said he hadn't seen them that large in a little boy his age. It has made so much of a difference in him in just 10 days.

The biggest issue was that I think the recovery was down played to me a lot. If they're not planning to keep him over night I'd pack a bag just in case they decide to.

How soon are they going to do it?

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kerri.....i think because ben was under 3....max (4)was in recovery for very little time......and was sent home.....but the boy woke up and ate like he hadn't seen food in days......jello, popsicles, and whatever else the nurses would bring him.......sarah(7) was in recovery much longer.....she didn't want to wake up, she didn't want to eat, she didn't want to go home, she didn't want to do anything...... i totally had to convince her to at least try to drink, etc......the anestesthia was much harder for her to handle than max.....max woke up fussing and then just snapped out of it.......LOL.....you never would have known the boy has surgery, he had like one dose of the liquid percocet that night.....just cuz i wanted him to sleep..after that he was just on tylenol.......sarah was a mess for days after her procedure...liquid perc around the clock, chloraseptic numbing spray all.day.long.......she was a hurting unit!!!!

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They kept him because he had trouble waking from the anesthesia. He couldn't wake enough to cough it out. I was actually told because he was so young he'd bounce right back and be fine, that he could go back to daycare on Thursday after having surgery Tuesday. Yeah, no way.

Ben never had anything more than Tylenol because of his age. They would have given it to him had he really needed it, but because of his age they wanted to stay away from codeine etc

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ok, here's the thing. There are many many things about SPD that fit with Jax, but a lot of those things could also be Auditory Processing Disorder. Which, APD is really a form of SPD but it has not yet been medically recognized as such, so APD along with Childhood Apraxia of Speech are things insurance doesn't cover. The mixed feelings come in for me, A SPD dx would do wonders in this household financially because all of his therapy would be a covered expense and right now it is not. Speech alone is expensive and now we are looking at adding in OT, we could easily top $500 a month mark with both ST and OT. However, I am totally against giving a child a 'recognized' disorder simply for the benefits of insurance coverage.

The neuro had recommended seeing at OT because she saw (didn't see) some things with Jax. One of the reasons she said he needed an OT eval was because of SPD. I thought she was full of it, because I thought SPD were children who couldn't handle stimulation, ie scratchy clothes, flavorful foods, loud noises, busy places, etc. Well, that is just the hypersensitive end of SPD. There is a whole other side of SPD called hyposensitive, they crave stimulation, things with texture, spicy or flavorful foods, loud busy places. When we look at the hypo side of SPD, it is uncanny how much of it is my son. BUT, there is still an anti-social aspect to kids with SPD which Jax does not have, BUT unlike aspergers and autism it isn't a main component of those disorders. There is also the vestibular side of it and a lot of that applies to him as well. He has excellent balance on his feet on solid ground, but do NOT put him on something that is unstable or turn him upside down while on his back, like on a yoga ball. He also seeks out overstimulation with spinning, swinging, going fast --as long as upside down are not involved.
And the thing that ties all of this together is the meltdowns over stopping him from seeking out stimulation or his utter and complete grumpiness if he hasn't gotten enough stimulation, just like a hypersensitive kid freaks out over the stuff that is over stimulating him. That this happens every.single.day all.day.long regardless of whether he has had enough sleep, is hungry or not, is sick or not. All of the things that a parent can point to to explain their kids foul mood, does not apply here.

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3 hour nap.. fantastic

I made zucchini bread for DH.. I hope to get one or both kids to eat it.. it's very good.

making Kale chips later for a snacky after dinner.. hope any or all of us like it!

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Oh, and one other thing, there is a whole 'group' of kids whose dyspraxia is caused by SPD (dyspraxia is used when referring to the limbs and body, apraxia is used when referring to speech, but it's the same root word) so, the other link to Jax and SPD is his dyspraxia/apraxia without any physiological connection -- meaning brain damage/stroke/seizures etc

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Mel I'm going to play devil's advocate and hope you understand that I'm not trying to be hurtful...what's the difference with the label? How dramatically would his tx be affected having the label or not, would he "miss out" on tx, or would things basically remain the same regardless? And what's so bad about the label helping with insurance payments? No one said you have to go poor in order to get a child help (and no I don't think you are going poor lol!). Is the hesitancy what the label would do when he's older and in school? What would that mean to him as far as having an official diagnosis of SPD (and whatever subcategories) say in 5 years? All that said, you have to feel that a diagnosis fits him, and with anything behavioral/developmental, etc, there are kids who fit an exact mold, but more often than not have NOS attached to a diagnosis. You have so much to think about and process lately, I really hope you guys can come to a decision where the answer is clear to you and you are happy with!

Emily aw I'm sorry Miles have to have surgery! It sounds like it might be a rough go as far as surgery, but the end result will hopefully dramatically help him.

Kerry poor Ben, is he doing okay now?

Colleen that description of watching the kids go under was terrible, that just broke my heart for you and them even though it happened years ago!

Well we decided to do summer camp at school, and hope to find a money tree soon lol. They have a mentorship program, it's children ages 4-6 working with developmentally/physically disabled children of the same age. His same classroom teacher runs it, I love this woman to death, when we move I'm going to ask her if she'd like to come live with us and home school Colby lol! It is just too good of an opportunity to pass up over money, it'll teach him more patience, compassion, understanding differences, etc...now to find the tree that grows the Ulysses S. Grants lol!

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I didnt know all that was going on with Jax. Our insurance wonr cover the therapy with and SPD dx. They do cover a PDD dx. It is very odd. I guess thats why I dont full grasp Josh's dx. With the PDD diagnosis he is able to get the AVA therapy that is suggested. I thunk.it sucks I had to.seek out the correct dx for Josh in order for him to receive the correct therapy.

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Mel - I am so with you on the disgnosis for diagnosis sake! That's where we are right now (having not seen the developmental pedi yet). If Miles DOES end up with some kind of diiagnosis, it's complete situational. He ONLY has this problem at school! He is hardly perfect at home but does not show the same extreme behaviours.

There's too much of a fine line between SPD and normal to me to completely comfortable with it as a diagnosis.

Colleen & Kerri - I would so much rather go through watching them put him out than having some stranger take him away from me. Frankly, I don't think either of us would be able to handle that. The hospital does a introduction to the hospital for kids but I don't now if more information is better or if it is better just to wing it on the day. Curiosity on the day may make things smoother.

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Yikes...therevis so much going on with all our little blossoms.....((((((((hugs))))))))....
Mel you make things so easy to understand...i knew nothing about any of those cdx...
You'll figure this all out, you too, kat and emily

Emily...then thats what you do...you go in...did you have a surgery date set?? Good luck to you both!!

Julie ....will the inlaws help with the finances for summer camp? Is it all summer or jst a portion of summer vacation?? When you find that tree...can you send a branch...i'm the queen of transplanting...lol!!

Tonight is our annual carnival..the girls are out of heir mind excited!!

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Wow, I think I am too tired to make sense of everything this morning. Fell asleep in the recliner last night and woke up at 5am feeling very gross and tired. Beee

BUT, I will say this re: a dx...not in regard to Jax, but in regards to Ella...I KNEW something was not right with her. I went to doctor after doctor who told me no. When that nurse on the phone finally said, "have you ever heard of FPIES" I just cried and I can't really explain why. Ella's dx in no way affected anything at all insurance/doctor-wise...BUT, it did allow ME to be able to research and learn what I needed to learn as her parent to best deal with her situation. I don't know if that is that is everyone's reason for wanting a dx, but if you know what you are dealing with, it is a lot easier to deal with!!! I hope that made sense.

Who is with me in the crazy house...Ruth...if you sell your kids, you can have mine. Smile Cadence has been such a sassy, defiant brat. DH and his long days are annoying the crap out of me and I have zero patience right now. AND I need to go to the grocery store today and there is nowhere to put groceries with the three of them in the buggy. Cadence does fine walking for a while, but I need to do a big stock up. Guess I'll have to wait until 10pm tonight when dh gets home from work.

Yall will be proud of me...I have washed AND FOLDED all of our clothes lately. That is an accomplishment for me. Now if only they would walk themselves to the closets/dressers. hehe.

Julie, that program sounds great. We also have an inclusion program for preschoolers with special needs kids at our special needs school (K-12)...it isn't a summer program though. It starts in the fall and they go every day (like Kindergarten). It is perfect for all the reasons you said...I would totally send Cadence there FOR Kindergarten, but can't bring myself to send her to school every day next year for a full school day when she is only 4. My niece Callie is doing it though and I know another little girl who went through the program...only thing was, Kindy was a bore for her because she had essentially already been through it!

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Oh, and yes, Caroline Elise was born yesterday morning via repeat c-section...8lbs 1oz/20"... turns out she was BREECH anyway (at 39wks 3days)! lol

My sister is having a little more difficult recovery this time.

Anyway, I'll post pics on FB soon.

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Peg...did the steroids help alyssas eye??

Candace...i shop late too...i used to hate it...but now i enjoy it...gives me some alone time with my co shopper, sarah!!
sorry for the rough start...hope it gets better...score that the laundry is done....

Just looked at the picsof caroline.....omg...she is so precious..theres a pic of your sis with her eyes closedholding caroline facing out....it is so beautiful....can totally feel all the emotion....

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ooh, I like that one too, Colleen!

I used to like night shopping, but I am too worn out these days when the girls don't get to sleep until 10pm ... grr.

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Jules, the problem with a label for insurance purposes is that it minimizes and 'offends' the disorder in a whole host of ways, but the biggest is when you start labeling kids with a disorder simply because they could benefit from the specific therapy, it changes what the disorder actually 'looks' like to both the medical field and the public. Take for instance autism, the public perception on this disorder has taken a drastic turn in recent years, too many parents and medical professionals have used the term autism too loosely, the average person thinks PDD-NOS and autism are the same thing.
Then for the child that's been given the incorrect label, we inadvertently stop looking for a dx. it's just human nature. Then the child ends up losing out because as the maturity/intellectual level increases, it becomes very obvious when a specific learning issue shows up that isn't part of the false dx but another disorder entirely. Does that make sense?

Emily, if you think SPD and normal are too close, then Miles doesn't have it.

Colleen, that carnival sounds so fun. If I could stand the loud obnoxious music that our plays we would go, but I'm not ready to expose mmy kids to gangsta rap. LOL

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Those Kale chips sound intriguing, I may have to attempt it. I don't think I've ever had kale.

So far the hour nap is going ok. He's in a decent mood even though I forced him up out of a dead sleep.

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Our carnival is put on by the catholic church...there is lots of loud music...butno gangsta rap!! Lol

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Our carnival is put on by the catholic church...there is lots of loud music...butno gangsta rap!! Lol

See, now that is perfect. And can I just ask, what are they doing blaring gangsta rap at a carnival? Am I just that old and conservative that I'm the only one that finds it completely offensive and totally inappropriate for young children?

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I think I get what you are trying to say Mel. For me though, there is absolutly no way I could afford the services Josh needs with out insurance covering part of it. From the beginning I knew something was wrong but didnt seek a dx. I tried to treat it with what was availible to me. that wasnt enough though. Things just got worse. Now he has just found out avoidence of stressful things and stimilation work. I wonder if I had sought a dx he could have gorrten ABA therapy back then and learned to deal with things better. I dont knooow it is a double edge sword.

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Oh it totally makes sense Mel, that's how I feel! Everyone and their brother just about has ASD, ADHD, or the NOS of choice with choose your disorder in front of it, with very thinly "qualifying"...every kid who isn't a Norman Rockwell painting needs a diagnosis...so that the kids who truly have disorders are watered down. But, what about the diagnosis of SPD do you feel isn't accurate, what's still the question, and do the things that don't fit go with APD more? Where in there do you see something that needs to be focused on more to get a firmer answer? If the diagnosis is pointing towards APD instead of SPD, the nagging questions of 'but what about this aspect of the behavior' will be weeded out. The thing with a diagnosis though is something you already know, you don't have to have 100% of the qualities, just more qualities than not, and those qualities fitting the situation better than any other in a majority of circumstances that bring out the behavior. Sorry to get so in yo face about it, the frustration of finding a correct dx while not shortchanging the child is really hard to do, and I'm sure you could say today you are done with everything, let's assign a dx and move forward...but if there's any nagging feeling anywhere, keep moving forward!

And did you ever get those cups lol!

Colleen that sounds soooooooo fun! Catholic church blaring rap, friggin hysterical!!!!!! The kids are going to have a blast! I wish I could eat some carnival food tonight!

Candace awww I'm sorry for the crappy nights sleep and DH's long work hours. Any chance someone could come sit with the kids so you could get out by yourself?

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Morning ladies!
Off to run errands and get my eyebrows waxed Smile I have a girls night tonight at a wine bar my friend who I have not seen in 4 years (her girl was born the day before Owen) is in town... so I am going to go.. otherwise a night on the couch would have been my choice Smile

I am so lost when it comes to DX's and speech issues I try to keep up but all the terminology and various blossoms with issues has me totally lost. Anyway Kat I hope Dh comes around.

Have fun Colleen! Our Carnival is in Sept this year Smile it's always good times.

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Man I take the day "off" and no one is around! Jeez! LOL!

kelly have fun tonight, I'll take your place on the couch haha!

I think I've gotten rid of all the baby stuff, just a few more toys to go....donated 2 infant car seats, 2 infant tubs, 1 swing, 1 bouncy seat (PEG, I still have yours, should I hang on to it or send it?), all the maternity clothes. Booooooooo!!!!!!!!

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awesome haul away julie!!!!!!!!!!!!! is your house starting to get that "empty" feeling???? or is there still a long way to go ??? Wink

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Not empty feeling lol! Although my dad did say when he comes up in a few weeks I should leave and let him take out other stuff, and that I'd scream when I came back, but would then realize how much better it is. Yah, if ONE MORE PERSON says chit to me about my house, they'll have a chapped arse! And that was after my mom said the house always seemed "dark" because it faces south, and I should get more lighting. GAHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!! lol!!!!!!1

So I hope you are planning on eating dinner at the carnival! And you will have to report what you ate! We don't have any here til later in summer!

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i'm thinking itallian sausage and fried icecream.....LOL.......dan's already claiming he wants a huge clam roll and fried dough.......and the kids will want some cotton candy......mmmmmmmmm cotton candy..........thank god i exercised everyday this week......i was preparing for this !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

and aren't people's opinions better left in their own head?????LOL......my mom.....oh god, i won't even say all the stuff she says about my house...........i just always say, well it's a wonderful thing you don't live here, then mom!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! oy.......

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Oh your mom beats my mom hands down with the comments lol! I think she even beats my step mother lol! Ahhhhhhh, let the fun start in a few weeks lol! Oooooooooo damn, you need to eat a fried pickle tonight! Or a fried oreo or snickers bar if they have it! Dammit to hell Colleen, I want your dinner lol! Mmmmmmmmmmm the sausage.....mmmmmmmmmm!!!!!!!!!!

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kelly, i think all of our AG dolls were just over $100 a piece....add in accessories....and ya......it can easily add up to a $200/doll.......they hold their value awesome......so you can sell them on ebay when your done Wink

mel....sorry about the allergies......hope you took something to help....and glad jax is in a decent mood...day one nap a success, hope day one bedtime is just as successful!!!!!!!

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when we bought our first house.......my mothers comment ..........the 1st time walking though MY 1ST HOUSE...........was .......i've lived in apartments on the wrong side of town nicer than this..........but i guess if you see the potential......................

yup..................LOVE my itallian mother................................................

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Hello all....girls day out after doctors appointment again today...got Pwe'll and Lyssa got her fingernails done...she loved it....

So went to the docs again yesterday..now they are thinking possible infection...she was much more cooperative thank God.....yesterday we thought maybe when Tyler scratched her a couple of Weeks ago on the cheek that maybe he got her eye too...I had not witnessed it so I wasn't sure....they thought maybe ater

a they think possible staph infection from nature flora of the eyelashes...I'll explain more if I can get to a computer.....I updated FB a little better.....anywa....still directors but not a often...go back next wed fungal infection from his nail.....1 hour ABX ....which she actually tolerated very well.....went back today to see if there was improvement...nowo

Sorry can't catch up..kind of skimmed everything

Congrats Candace

Have fun Colleen

Sorry bought the comments Julie

How ya feeling Kelly and Nicole

Sorry Mel but I didn't read all the details...hard to do from my phone...I 'll read it if I can get in the computer later

all right a you can tell I am posting from my phone...sorry

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DAMN Colleen!

So how is this for random... today walking out to my garbage cans I look up at a tree that grew out of nowhere in the last 2 years .. had no idea what kidn it was or whatever.. but it was out of the way so I let it be.. walking out there today I see red on it.. as I get closer it's FULL of red CHERRIES! friggin cherry tree.. full of plump little cherries! I HAD NO IDEA!

I need to look up when to pick them... have no idea!

2 orange trees
1 pineapple guava
1 lime
1 cherry
1 meyer lemon
1 peach

regular fruit orchard over here LOL!

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"chefkel" wrote:

DAMN Colleen!

So how is this for random... today walking out to my garbage cans I look up at a tree that grew out of nowhere in the last 2 years .. had no idea what kidn it was or whatever.. but it was out of the way so I let it be.. walking out there today I see red on it.. as I get closer it's FULL of red CHERRIES! friggin cherry tree.. full of plump little cherries! I HAD NO IDEA!

I need to look up when to pick them... have no idea!

2 orange trees
1 pineapple guava
1 lime
1 cherry
1 meyer lemon
1 peach

regular fruit orchard over here LOL!

wow...........totally jealous!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
the birds and bugs would have at them here........i just had a bag of cherries from south africa.(LOL....fruitlady) and they were completely to die for......but she keeps telling me to wait for the california crop............

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NOt ignoring Jules. We are having a small b-day party for Abs tonight, so between running her and I to the Dr this morning and trying to clean the house, I have no time. But, you are not 'all up in my face' about it, not in the least, and I like bouncing my thoughts off all of you so I love the questions. I did get get the cups. I fb you a pm asking for a total. Hmmmmm, wonder what the heck happened. Anyway. Yes I got them like 2 days later and THANK YOU THANK YOU, we needed new cups desperately.

So, went to Target and got Abs a HEllo Kitty pop up box and 3 dresses and shoes and a hand bag and some jewelry. You know who is going to want to dress up, right?

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Mel you want that Hello Kitty black lace dress? It's new never worn.. 3T could be a bubble dress or bubble top.. I'll send it to you...

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Colleen YOU HAVE GOT TO BE KIDDING with that house comment! Holy shiznit! AWFUL!

Peg I hope Alyssa's eye gets better quick, what the heck poor girl! But girls day out sounds awesome! I bet it's been awesome for both of you!

Kelly score on the fruit trees!

Mel I wasn't asking about the cups to get money, just I thought of it and wondered if they got there! Hope you guys are feeling better!

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I know you weren't asking because of the cash, but if that message didn't post, or I didn't actually send it........I knew you were inquiring on whether I got them. LOL But what is the dang total? If I don't get an answer I'm sticking $30 cash in an envelope and mailing it.

Kell, Why hasn't Everly worn it?

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Peg, you have got to get rid of the droid platform and get an iPhone. My auto correct actually corrects. ROFL

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It was given to us by a family friend who works for the store.. It's just where is she going to wear this?

The tag is still on it.. 49 bucks! WHAAAAA LOL

It's not my style and Dh cringed when he saw it.. I guess I could keep it for dress up *shrug* but if you want it .. it's yours (or anyone who wants it!)

she has it over another a dress in the pic ...

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oh and i'm gonna buy some kale off the fruittruck tomorrow...i'm intrigued as well......especially with the popcorn spices....mmmmm that sounds delish!!!!!!!

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