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Sending my daughter off to college...

I am so excited for her and of course I want her to go to college, but I am also so sad! Any advice???

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Asked by cheapsally at 2:54 PM on Aug. 24, 2011 in

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  • AWWW... i remember So Clearly when my daughter moved 800 miles away to go to collage! it was hard for the first few months but, i was so proud & excited for her- it is a Bittersweet moment.. we put every piece of effort we have in us to Guide them & give them the tools to be Happy & Successful- & then they Take Off with those Wings! LOL:) be proud of yourself for helping your Little Lady Fly- you will have a Whole New Relationship & she will need you more than you think- my daughter has graduated now but, still lives 800 miles away- she continues to call me faithfully, everyday after work & we see each other often- lots of luck:)


    Answer by daisyb at 3:30 PM on Aug. 24, 2011

  • Aww, be proud that you've raised an independent young woman, ready to face college! Congrats, mama!

    Answer by Pnukey at 8:20 PM on Aug. 24, 2011

  • We are many years away from this but I wanted to send you some (((hugs))).

    Answer by mama_dearie at 8:01 AM on Aug. 26, 2011

  • Sending you big hugs...My daughter has went on to college too this year for the first time...We will get thru this, even if it is thru one tissue at a time...

    Answer by MzGeorgiaPeach at 12:47 AM on Aug. 27, 2011

  • Hugs to you mama. My son is a Junior, so this moment isn't too far off for me. I'm hoping it goes smoothly, with as few tears as possible.

    Answer by Mom2theboy1994 at 1:00 PM on Aug. 28, 2011

  • She may be gone now but they always come back.

    Answer by aj23 at 4:14 PM on Aug. 28, 2011

  • Adopt an animal from the shelter...or volunteer somewhere.

    Answer by donegal11 at 10:09 AM on Aug. 29, 2011

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