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Saturday, June 7, 2014

CELEBRATE This Week: XXXIV


I'm glad you are here to celebrate! Share a link to your blog post below and/or use #celebratelu to share celebrations on Twitter.

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  1. We have a court date for J.'s adoption! It's been a long process (since January 2013), but we are happy how things are working out and thankful to be officially a forever family on paper by the end of the month!
  2. Sam and I spent his last day of school together on a field trip. It was a very good day to be a mom.
  3. All-Write is going to be here before we know it! I'm looking forward to the Wednesday Pre-Conference dinner almost as much as the institute! If you want to join us on Wednesday sign up here -- everyone is welcome!
  4. School is officially out!
  5. Due to #4, I get to write more!

15 comments:

  1. How wonderful for your family to finally have a date for the adoption. I am jealous of #4 as we have another 8 days of school. Enjoy your writing and family time.

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  2. It seems you have much to celebrate, Ruth. So happy to hear about the court date! Enjoy the time now before All-Write!

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  3. So happy to hear about a date for your forever family! Enjoy and keep writing!

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  4. Congratulations on your forever family!!! So amazing!! Happy Writing! I have one more week. Enjoy All Write, I'm hoping you & others tweet & blog from there! :)

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  5. These are BIG celebrations! J's news is fantastic--another step towards healing. And I imagine a field trip with Sam had to be just about the most perfect transition from school to summer. I am growing more and more excited about #3 as it gets closer!

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  6. I am so happy to be here to "celebrate!" I am a first-timer, and found your wonderful blog and thoughtful, reflective link-up through Kim over at Books First in Maine! I wish I didn't already have district technology PD scheduled for the same week of June as the All Write conference! I hope to come next year though!

    Congrats on your "forever family" milestone! You are lucky to have each other!

    ~Jennifer
    http://www.storiesandsongsinsecond.blogspot.com/

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  7. What great celebrations, Ruth! Glad you will finally be a forever family on paper as well as in heart. Here's to summer and writing more!

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  8. Congratulations! Hearing such small and big accomplishments in people's lives always cheer me up!

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  9. Such great celebrations! Have a happy writing filled summer.

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  10. I love your phrase, "a forever family." How lucky you all are to have one another!
    I am also excited about time to write. Five days into summer break, and I've written all 5 days.
    Can't wait to see you at AllWrite!

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  11. Yay for writing more and families.

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  12. So much family joy! The pieces are falling into place to create that forever family. Can't wait to meet up again in a few short weeks!

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  13. So excited for you and your family - official "forever" status is meaningful for all of you.

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  14. Wonderful celebrations! God is good.Looking forward to reading your writing over the summer! Your words always bless my heart.

    My link is a little different. Much heartache in my city this week.

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  15. Woohoo- I am cheering for you in celebration. Excited for you and J. Looking forward to hearing you speak.

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