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College Care Packages (for the Parents!)

  Last year when we took Anna to college, I wrote this: " If we didn't love Anna so fiercely, we wouldn't have had to brace ourselves for the terrible ache of saying goodbye today—but then we also wouldn't have felt the keen joy of watching her launch.  We are grateful for a day filled with final errands, unpacking, and tearful goodbyes, and we are excited and hopeful about what God has in store for Anna in the next four years at Scripps. "  Emotions were all over the map last summer with how bittersweet it all was, so I wanted to make care packages for friends who were launching their own kids off to college this summer.  Here's what I came up with: