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Old 08-02-2009, 08:46 PM
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I'm Back!!

Hello my Christmas friends! It's been a VERY long time since I posted here but I've had a very difficult year. In a nutshell, I've experienced a lot of family drama, a cancer scare, a lot of stress and discovered that I was suffering from profound anxiety and depression (no doubt due to the stress and family drama). For a while I lost all of my joy, even my Christmas joy.

However, the good news is that it's slowly but surely coming back and I'm actually starting to look forward to this Christmas season with an enthusiasm that I haven't felt in quite some time.

I look forward to becoming an active poster and sharing the Christmas spirit with my MMC family once more!
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:08 PM
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Thanks everyone...really looking forward to getting back into the Christmas season here! I'm ready to be happy and Christmassy again!
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