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November 9th, 2011, 08:30 AM
wild&free's Avatar My name is Kelli :)
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Hey girls,
I just wanted to check in really quick and tell you all how thankful I am for all of your support and love
I have been getting cards, letters, and packages in the mail non-stop; it makes me feel so blessed to have so many friends who care and were touched by our story. It has also been such a blessing financially, mentally, and emotionally. "Thank you" isn't good enough to accurately convey how much I appreciate and love you girls for doing what you do!

Daniel and I are doing okay. It's one day at a time. There are some days that are absolutely horrible and other days that are relatively easy to get through. These past several days I have had Jenny and Amy in town (as well as a mutual friend who lives down the road), which has really helped me to pick myself up and get out of the house. My mom is on her way now and will spend the rest of the week with us.
I think the main thing that helps me to move forward in life without her is that I know her life had such great purpose. My heart swells with such love for her when I look at what her life has meant to us and how it has touched so many people.

I still haven't read and of the letters to Finley. I will probably sit down this weekend and really let myself break down again. I can't believe how many people and the types of people who have sent me letters. It's just breathtaking

A few days ago we took some family pictures with my friend Kerri. It was such perfect timing (although I didn't think it was at the time) because I still have my hospital bracelets on. These pictures represent our whole family and I just love them







(sorry so big, I stole them from FB)

Love you girls!
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November 9th, 2011, 08:53 AM
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Kelli- you have such a beautiful family. Thank you for sharing your pictures with us. I have a package coming your way, so please let me know when you receive it. You are in my families thoughts and prayers! XO
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November 9th, 2011, 09:00 AM
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Eli looks so much like your dh. The pictures are so great. I'm glad you have so much support. (((HUGS)))
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November 9th, 2011, 09:23 AM
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Beautiful pictures Eli is looking so toddlerish now with all that hair!
I'm glad you have such a great support system to help you and Daniel heal
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November 9th, 2011, 10:22 AM
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You are all looking great... Eli is a perfect mix of you and Daniel. I am so glad you have a great group of people to help you through this.

HUGS!!!
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November 9th, 2011, 10:40 AM
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The pictures are absolutely adorable! I am so glad you have great support through this. I wish I could do more
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November 9th, 2011, 10:44 AM
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Great pictures!
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November 9th, 2011, 10:58 AM
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Stunning pictures! The last one is my absolute favorite!
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November 9th, 2011, 11:47 AM
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I think everyone's said it. Your entire family is just gorgeous and such light shines through each and every one of you. ((HUGS))
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November 9th, 2011, 12:10 PM
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Kelli the pictures are gorgeous! You look amazing.
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November 9th, 2011, 12:25 PM
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Gorgeous pictures! I love every single one of them
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November 9th, 2011, 02:14 PM
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You guys look amazing!
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November 9th, 2011, 02:17 PM
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love you!!! What beautiful photo's! and how perfect and sweet that you still have on the hospital bracelets so Finley is really apart of the family photo's too. I'm sending you tons of love and thoughts and prayers - i think about you and your sweet family everyday!
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November 9th, 2011, 02:22 PM
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Great pictures and a great family! Glad that you and Daniel are finding the healing you both need. Continuous thoughts and prayers to you both.
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November 9th, 2011, 02:51 PM
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I love the fact that you still have on your bracelet... The pics are perfect and you look beautiful... Eli has changed so much since I last saw a pic of him! I had to double take at the pics!
You have a little gift coming soon... It should be at my house Friday, I have to finish it, then I'll send it with my sweet Finley letter!
Thank so the update, you've been onnmy mind!
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November 9th, 2011, 02:58 PM
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What wonderful, beautiful pictures, Kelli! I love that your bracelets are still on. Your family is so, so beautiful. I will send my letter for Finley soon!
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November 9th, 2011, 03:24 PM
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Those are amazing pictures! All of y'all look great and Eli is such a doll. I'm glad you have good friends close to you who can be there for you and family is coming in as well. Love love love the pics and thanks for sharing!
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November 9th, 2011, 03:27 PM
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Beautiful pictures! I am still planning on sending my letter to Finley also. I hope I can get it out this weekend.
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November 9th, 2011, 04:43 PM
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Breathtaking pictures! Such a beautiful family!! <3
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November 9th, 2011, 04:55 PM
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the pics were amazing - i think my absolutely favorite is the feet pic...

i also think it is absolutely perfect that you have the hospital bands on - Finley is still here with you and always will be...
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