Life has been overwhelming, lately. I've been struggling to keep my head above water with school and work and family. There have been lots of mini-meltdowns, and it's not the kids doing the crying. When I was trying to get pregnant and that first anniversary came and went, I had that same feeling of being overwhelmed. Even some of my closest friends didn't understand and I felt very alone. Being a part of the Braces Bunch gave me sympathetic, non-judgmental shoulders to cry on and I will always be grateful for that. I have met so many wonderful people through this group and I count them as good friends. Just a few days ago, I got a little package in the mail from fellow buncher, Suzy. In it was this little guy.
He's my pocket ninja and I keep him in my purse at all times. He arrived just when I needed a reminder that there are people who care and are with me in spirit. Thanks, Suzy, it means so much to me.
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