Happy Birthday Cyndyava!!

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Happy Birthday Cyndyava!!

Post by Marianne » Thu May 16, 2013 5:43 pm

Happy Happy Birthday Cyndy!!!

I hope you had a fabulous day celebrating YOU!!! :D

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Re: Happy Birthday Cyndyava!!

Post by cyndyava » Thu May 16, 2013 7:33 pm

Thank you so much sweet friend!
Before I found recovery I used to dread my birthday. At some point, there were usually tears along
with the expected dose of disappointment. I remember my first bday in recovery, I reached out on this forum
and received some amazing support and ES&H. As I've grown in recovery and into a stronger, "new and improved" (ha,ha!)
version of myself...well, my birthday is amazing to me. It was the day I came into the world and began my journey
Earth-side. I told my daughter tonight how grateful I am to have had these years and to see another birthday. I don't take a single
moment for granted and I appreciate my life and everything and everyone in it.

Today, was a blessed day for me. Sunshine, warm temperatures. Students who sang to me in almost every class, lots of bday wishes,
Indian food, time in a favorite comic-book shop, and a delicious pink donut with custard filling.

Yes, I've chosen to focus on the good in my life and leave all the rest behind me today!

Thanks again, Marianne! xoxo
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Re: Happy Birthday Cyndyava!!

Post by nayr333 » Sat May 18, 2013 12:00 pm

Happy Happy Belated birthday !!! sorry I missed this..

wishing you a wonderful new year!
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Re: Happy Birthday Cyndyava!!

Post by Melissa » Sat May 18, 2013 4:07 pm

Happy Happy Birthday to my dear friend Cyndy!! Sooooo glad to hear your students showered you with birthday greetings too!

I'm sorry my birthday best wishes are late---time is whooshing by my at warp speed.

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