1. We moved 18 into her college dorm today
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  2. We had to take both of our cars - Hubby & 7 were in a separate car; 18, her BFF & I in my car
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    She had a lotta stuff 🤦🏼‍♀️ & this is only what one car held!
  3. I got teary-eyed on the way to campus
    She held my hand while I was driving 😊
  4. The day was busy & helped to keep my mind off of the potential emotions
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  5. I feel oddly calm about this life event though..🤔
  6. Here's this little girl that changed my life 18 years ago
  7. She changed my hubby's life 15 years ago
  8. Her life was changed 7 1/2 years ago when her brother was born
  9. Now our lives are changing again at the same time
    All of us affected differently by the same event
  10. We're so proud of her!
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  11. And so excited for her!
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  12. And we'll always be her biggest cheerleaders!
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  13. This new normal will be wonderful
  14. But it will take a bit to adjust to
  15. One chapter down....
  16. Another one to begin!
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