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£420raised of £200 target by 29 supporters

    Weʼve raised £420 to Give Emily and Lilly the magical Christmas they deserve!

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    Funded on Wednesday, 14th December 2016

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    Hi everyone, as you all know sadly these little ladies heartbreakingly lost their daddy (Dom) yesterday.
    For all of you that know Karen, Dom and the girls you will know that they have had the most horrendous four years. As a couple they had to face the loss of a child, their loved son Finlay. At the young age of two Lily lost her baby brother and Emily was separated from her twin x Emily and Finlay were born at home at 32 weeks to a very brave mum and dad, with the support of Karen's mum and big sister Nic (my best mate). Tragically Finlay was born sleeping but Emily was born a total fighter and amazed everyone, her mummy and daddy were so strong and with each passing day Emily grew stronger. How one family could have so much strength has always amazed me and I am still in total awe of how they coped, when most would fall apart x
    Although Karen and Dom separated they remained a constant part of the girls and each other's lives, I would often see Lily and her daddy looking at the animals in pets at home on a Sunday morning x
    I know that nothing can ever bring back Dom to the girls but with Christmas coming and Finlay's fourth anniversary in January, I wanted to do something nice as a surprise, for them and their mummy, to let them know we are all thinking of them and for them to see how much we love them all x forgive me if I add you to this group and you don't wish to be, please remove yourselves x on the flip side please add anyone you feel would like to join x
    Any ideas are welcome, let's do our best to try and make Christmas magical for these special ladies, they more than deserve it xx

    Most importantly no one tell Karen xxx

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    • Kerry holland

      Kerry holland

      5 months ago

      Kerry holland

      Thankyou all so much for your kind donations!! Karen is totally overwhelmed and so grateful to all of you! I've extended the amount of time I can have this page going so we can hopefully raise abit more. Hopefully enough to send Karen and the girls on a little break away and maybe a headstone for their gorgeous boy, Finlays grave. 💙

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    29

    • Jenny Martin

      Jenny Martin

      Dec 9, 2016

      Lovely thing to do kerry, bless them, such an awful time to go through 😔

      £10.00

    • tristan darracott

      tristan darracott

      Dec 5, 2016

      Have a lovely Christmas 🎄

    • Julie buchs

      Julie buchs

      Dec 4, 2016

      Sorry but it cant be more, nothing but admiration, respect and love for Karen and Girls xxx

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 4, 2016

    • Sam Northam

      Sam Northam

      Dec 4, 2016

      £20.00

    • april finney

      april finney

      Dec 3, 2016

      Xxx

      £5.00

    • laura braithwaite

      laura braithwaite

      Dec 3, 2016

      Hope they have the very best xmas possible! Lots of love xxxxx

      £5.00

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